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  • Blood Orange Olive Oil Cake

    Blood Orange Olive Oil Cake

    Blood Orange Olive Oil Cake

    This cake combines two of my one-time obsessions – blood orange and olive oil cake
    I don’t know if this happens to anyone else but I get a little sad when I fall out of love with things I was once passionate about. I spend countless moments loving and obsessing … Continue Reading...

  • Spiced Dark Chocolate Banana Bread

    Spiced Dark Chocolate Banana Bread

    Spiced Dark Chocolate Banana Bread

    Hola!
    I have just returned from a remarkable 4-day trip to Havana.
    This was another trip that almost didn’t happen. I got tickets in a bout of spontaneity and then promptly cancelled them because I felt unprepared – I hadn’t researched the intricacies of travel to Cuba. Needless to say, … Continue Reading...

  • Coffee Chocolate Cake

    Coffee Chocolate Cake

    Coffee Chocolate Cake

    This is what I wanted to post for Easter; a modest but alluring chocolate cake with an intensely rich chocolatey flavour. Apparently, something magical happens to chocolate cake when you add coffee to it, but more on that later.
    Despite its humble roots, this coffee chocolate cake feels like … Continue Reading...

  • Lemon Tea Cakes

    Lemon Tea Cakes

    Lemon Tea Cakes Lemon Tea Cakes

    I’ve made lemon tea cakes two weekends in a row; so basically every Sunday in this New Year. I like them; they’re easy to whip up and goes splendidly with coffee or tea. It’s also given me a reason to go back to journaling.
    I’ve kept diaries for as long … Continue Reading...

  • Dark Chocolate Banana Bread

    Dark Chocolate Banana Bread

    Dark Chocolate Banana Bread Dark Chocolate Banana Bread

    Have you heard this joke yet? “I recently took up meditation. It beats sitting around doing nothing!”
    So yes, I’ve taken up meditation, and although I suspect I might be doing it wrong, I love its calming clarity.
    I don’t know if it’s because it’s that time of the … Continue Reading...