CHRISTMAS “WREATH”CHOCOLATE BISCUIT CAKE

December has arrived in all its wintry Christmas glory.. and yes,  Christmas tree is up and I have already made a start on  the Christmas Baking .. Today  – I have a delicious recipe for you,   Say hello to my CHRISTMAS “WREATH” CHOCOLATE BISCUIT CAKE This is a Christmas Cake with a difference! This…

NO BAKE ROCKY ROAD CHEESECAKE

So today we are talking Cheesecake ! Let’s be honest here, who can say no to a slice of delicious chocolate cheesecake if it’s place on front of you. Not me, I had to stop myself eating the stuff from the bowl as I was mixing it. Hands in the air I have no willpower…

SCRUMPTIOUS NO-BAKE CHOCOLATE TART

      Valentine’s Day is fast approaching and if you are looking to treat that special someone or even your self to a special treat  you will not go wrong with this SCRUMPTIOUS NO-BAKE CHOCOLATE TART! Best of all it only has 4 ingredients – YES you are reading this right.  All you need…

CORNFLAKE OAT COOKIES

  Hello everyone!  Hope your all having a great weekend.  Who would believe we are nearly 1/2 way through the year already & still know sign of the weather improving not in this part of the world anyway!  What an earth happen to spring this year? Mother Nature must be in a very bad mood…

MINI EASTER EGG CHEESECAKES

  Well is everybody well and truly had their fill of Easter Eggs?  I say yes absolutely but my kids say no lol. It seems that Easter began very early this year, in this country anyway.  I remember seeing Easter Eggs in the shops two days after Christmas, before the New Year had even begun….

MALTESER “HALLOWEEN” SPIDER COOKIES

 The leaves are falling from the trees, the mornings are beginning to get frosty and all around us are hues of golden brown and beautiful reds.  Yes Autumn has finally arrived in all its golden glory. Autumn is one of my favorite times of the year. I especially love all the “Tastes” it brings, cinnamon,…

CUSTARD CREAM SPONGE TRAY-BAKE

  “I wish I could bake” is one comment I here a lot from people! I always tell them “ yes you can” –  just start off with something simple like muffins or fairy cakes or even this very simple Custard Cream Sponge Tray-Bake.       It’s a quick very simple recipe and  I’m…

M&M’s CHOCOLATE FUDGY SQUARES

  It’s the last Bank Holiday of the Summer – and yet again the grey clouds have been looming all day!! We did have plans for a family drive up to Cavan Lakes, but by the time  everyone (the kids) fell out of bed and got breakfast it was late afternoon. They were up late…

BOURBON-BISCUIT BROWNIES

  Well it’s here at last the brand new season of Game Of Thrones!!  Season 7  – Episode 1  debuts tonight .  Yes it’s definitely going to be a late one BUT so worth it. My daughter Amy & I have been binge watching S1-6 over the past month in preparation for tonight’s premier which…

BAILEYS & MALTESERS CHEESECAKE

  First things first, I have to apologize in advance to anyone on a diet, or watching their weight for their holidays (like moi) lol.  This Baileys & Maltesers Cheesecake is  going to put ALL of your will power to the test.  Trust me on this fact, my will power packed its bag and jumped…

RICH & CREAMY MINI OREO CHEESECAKES

  Who ever said “good things comes in small packages” was spot on.  Especially when it comes to these dainty but very scrumptious Mini Oreo Cheesecakes.  I love-making cheesecakes at any time but these “bake in a muffin tin “mini” versions are a sheer delight to make. You get all the flavor and deliciousness of…

EASY-BAKE CUPCAKES & CHOCOLATE TREATS – MY NEW FREE eBOOK

Hi everybody, hope your week is going well and you have survived all the Black Friday Madness.  Black Friday is a very recent phenomenon here in Ireland but has really taken off in recent times. The shops are trying to outdo each other with offers sometimes to good to be true but that hasn’t stopped…

MINI BAILEYS CHOCOLATE CHEESECAKES

  It’s  that time of year again, my absolute favorite, GREAT BRITISH BAKE OFF aka GBBO time.  The only time when I take control of the TV remote. I don’t give two hoots what football match is on.  This is my hour for the next couple of weeks.  Every Wednesday I’ll make sure I have…

Mini Lemon Meringue Pie Cheesecakes

 It’s the last Bank Holiday of the Summer here in Ireland AND of course its raining – typical Irish weather.  So to cheer my self up I’m making Mini Lemon Meringue Cheese Cakes. Lemon always reminds me of Summer and warmer days (I wish). How I wish we had proper  seasonal weather  – a Spring…

CUSTARD CREAM CUPCAKES

Today I’m talking Custard Creams.  I’m sure there has been a packet or two in everybody’s biscuit tin at some point in time. I know a packet always finds its way into my weekly shop. These tiny little “sandwich” biscuits are so addictive and have started so many arguments in my family, always about “which…

PASSION FRUIT CHEESECAKE

My kids warned me that they would take over my blog now and again (my oldest & youngest are brilliant bakers in their own right) and I guess it has started earlier than I thought, but I suppose its only fair because I can’t take the credit for this bake, it’s all my daughters Amy’s…