Malteser Cakes for Easter


Did you see the little sponge cakes I made for my mum for Mother’s Day? I thought a variation on that theme would be nice for Easter. I meant to get some little eggs for the nests. And some flakes. But guess what… I didn’t. Oops.

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Black Forest Trifle = Chocolate Brownies, Cherry compote, Strawberries, Cream and Greek Yoghurt ….



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Simple as anything, it is layers that are delicious when eaten individually, and can be layered in any way you wish. But like this they meld beautifully.

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Slimming World – Delia’s Chocolate Cake

Tweet Squidgy Chocolate Cakes with Cheesecake topping

I found this recipe on Slimming Eats, based on a Delia Smith Squidgy Chocolate Cake I have used for years as my Christmas Log.

I didn’t want to sandwich it, I wanted to be able [… More …]

Me and Bobby the Bunny


So Bob and I will be celebrating Valentine’s Day tonight instead of tomorrow, as we’ll be at the pub quiz as usual. I’ve put together a spread of tapas type fishy dishes, with a Waitrose Apricot tart for dessert.

Yes, I probably should have made one, but time is tight and I remind [… More …]