This recipe was not what I expected. It was very hands-on and really sticky, and the ingredients didn’t always cooperate, but it was so worth it. And anyway, who doesn’t enjoy a little challenge in the kitchen every now and then? I know I do. The reward is always better when you think outside the… Read More A Simple Flavour Sensation: Date Squares
Tart and sweet with the most delicious lemon flavour, these squares are great for any occasion and incredibly easy to make. And as recipes go, I find this one to be a lot of fun to put together. Plus, there’s hardly any mess at the end of it, and you might even already have all… Read More The Perfect Picnic Recipe: Easy Lemon Squares
Just last weekend was every Bermudian’s favourite holiday: Cup Match. This is a two day cricket holiday in which one end of our tiny island plays the other for the silver cup. Yes, really. This is a serious thing: Somerset versus St. Georges. Each team has its die hard fans and families who have shown… Read More Bermuda Gingerbread With Black Seal Rum and Raisins
It seems I need to have a bit of a talk with myself about consistency. I am notorious for abandoning self-set projects, ‘forgetting’ diet and exercise plans at their halfway points, and apparently, letting my baking and blogging hobbies fall to the back burner when my attention and interests turn to other things. To those… Read More Orange Tea Cake
Zucchini and raspberry somehow always succeed in creating a unique, but wonderful flavor combination in breads and sweets. And they don’t disappoint in this recipe. Even my husband, who was at first incredibly sceptical of the idea of a vegetable in a baked good, is loving it with his daily coffee. For me, it’s a… Read More Zucchini Raspberry Quick Bread
Sprinkles. I don’t know about you, but for me brightly colored sprinkles bring back memories of primary school birthdays and the cupcakes that were often brought into class. For a while, I have been wanting to try my hand at making cupcakes, and let’s face it: cupcakes are not cupcakes without sprinkles.