A Simple Choco Chip Chocolate Cake Recipe

The first month of 2014 is in its third week. And right on cue, I am posting now despite having all the intentions of posting my first post before the first week! One thing that comes back to bite me over and over again is the glaring fact that occasions hardly mean anything to me. I…

Valentine’s Day Trifle ~ Chocolate Cake and Strawberries

Yes I know that Chocolate and Strawberries are a Valentine’s day cliche…. but they are a cliche for a reason. They taste so bloody good together! So if you want a really quick to put together dessert to celebrate this day of love… or a quick and easy dessert to make ahead when you have…

Valentine’s Day ~ Cake Pops

So the first post of the year limps in just in time for Valentine’s Day! Lame, i know… but the festive season came and went. New year saw me nursing on oral re-hydrant on the rocks to recover from a stomach bug and I have been buried under by work. Not that I am complaining! Work has…

Baking ~ Boozy Ganache Filled Tarts (Eggless)

For someone who plays and works with chocolate, I post painfully few recipes here using chocolate… am about to remedy it. I first ate a jam tart was in college when my friend got some and I was so smitten. I thought her grandmother (who made them) was some angel with a magic wand. the…

A Crowd Pleaser ~ Oreo Cookie Shake

As a child,  I loved Goldspot so much, that I braved the unpleasant burps after drinking it. Am not much of a drinker… I don’t crave hot or cold drinks although my morning cup of freshly filtered coffee is sacred. I savour it in the silence of the morning and it gives me the energy…