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  • Sumo Orange Citrus Cake

    Sumo Orange Citrus Cake Sumo Orange Citrus Cake

    Sumo Orange Citrus Cake

    Spring may have brought its sparkle and burst of sunshine, but it also came carrying my old nemesis, pollen.
    Lately, I’ve been a congested wheezy, sneezing mess; my eyes, throat and eyes itch, and I’m tired all the time.
    I was going to post the recipe for this sumo … Continue Reading...

  • 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...