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Soaking Fruit for Christmas Cake 2013

In Cakes and Desserts, Christmas On November 17, 2013 1 Comment

Last year for the first time I made my own Christmas cake flavoured with chocolate and cherries. It was meant to be a little different, but to be… Read More »

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Ginger and Ale Cupcakes : Guest Post

In Cakes and Desserts, Recipes, Scottish Food On November 11, 2013 2 Comments

Today I have a bit of a treat for you – CoffeeMuffin’s first guest post! This guest post is from Simone Gribble author of Grrr. Cupcake. (cupcakes for… Read More »

Gingerbread and Sultana Mug Cake (5 minutes)

In Cakes and Desserts, Christmas, Recipes On October 28, 2013 1 Comment

I’ve just started a sewing class, you know to learn how to use a sewing machine and make a skirt. It’s a Sunday night class, because I can’t… Read More »


Apple and Sultana Buns

In Bread, Cakes and Desserts, Recipes On October 27, 2013 1 Comment

Although I am not immune to a little Christmas excitement in late October – I am already thinking about how to ice my Christmas Cake this year and… Read More »


Strawberry Cookie Tiramisu No Bake Dessert

In Cakes and Desserts On September 17, 2013 1 Comment

Think of this dessert like a tiramisu but instead of ladyfingers you use chocolate chip cookies. Still need more reasons to make this dessert? It takes 5 minutes… Read More »


Caramel and Apple Cake

In Cakes and Desserts On August 24, 2013 0 Comments

I have an apple tree in my garden. It has a special place in my heart because seeing its blossoms in the spring time lift my mood, and… Read More »


Strawberry Tart Recipe

In Cakes and Desserts On May 22, 2013 3 Comments

Last August I made a batch of 4 strawberry tarts. It’s taken me a while to write them up I’ve always loved a fresh cream strawberry tart, topped… Read More »


Easter Mini Egg Chocolate Tiffin Recipe

In Cakes and Desserts On March 27, 2013 2 Comments

My Mum makes Chocolate Tiffin every Christmas, and every year I promise that I will steal her recipe and make it for myself. I always forget. However when… Read More »


Hot Cross Muffin Buns

In Bread, Breakfast, Cakes and Desserts, Muffins On March 25, 2013 1 Comment

I have made a lot of hot cross buns in my time, for example these wholewheat hot cross buns and my even healthier hot cross buns a couple… Read More »


The Connoisseur, Extra Thick Chocolate Easter Egg

In Cakes and Desserts On March 23, 2013 0 Comments

I was lucky enough to receive a “The Connoisseur” Easter Egg from Hotel Chocolat, earlier this month to try. The box was impressive, highlighting the quality of the… Read More »