Tag Archives: desserts

Sticky Ginger Marmalade Tea Loaf

It is time again for the “Secret recipe club” reveal!  I am sure you all know what the club is about, but for the few of you who still don’t know about it, here goes a brief explanation.  It is … Continue reading

Pin It
Share
Posted in Baking, Bread, Breakfast, British, Cakes, Desserts, Snack, Tea Time, The Secret Recipe Club | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | 8 Comments

GEORGIA’S 4TH BIRTHDAY

On the 1st my youngest daughter turned 4!  If you read this blog regularly, you will know that my family has been hit by a bout of flu that put my husband and daughters in bed for a week.  We … Continue reading

Pin It
Share
Posted in Baking, Birthday, Bread, Cakes, Cookies, Desserts, Events, Finger food, Italian, Snack, Special Occasions, Tea Time | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

CHOCOLATE CHEESECAKE BROWNIES

Chocolate. Cheesecake. Brownies.  Yes, you read that right.  They are 3 treats that I love on their own, so when I saw this recipe over at my friend Lizzy’s That Skinny Chick Can Bake! I knew these brownies would taste … Continue reading

Pin It
Share
Posted in American, Baking, Cakes, Desserts, Pastries, Tea Time | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

CHOCOLATE ACORNS

I have seen these on Pinterest and I just could not get them out of my mind.  I think they look really cute and they fitted in perfectly with my fairy theme for Victoria’s birthday party.  I have seen many … Continue reading

Pin It
Share
Posted in American, Chocolates, Cookies, Desserts, Special Occasions, Tea Time | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

CHOCOLATE AND ORANGE MINI CUPCAKES

If you follow this site more or less regularly, you already know that I love small desserts… I love the fact that they are (almost) guilt free and even more I love the fact that you can eat 2 or … Continue reading

Pin It
Share
Posted in Baking, Cakes, Desserts, Finger food, Tea Time | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 7 Comments

GEORGIA’S 3RD BIRTHDAY

On the 1st my youngest daughter turned 3 and I have been quite busy organising her birthday party.  This was also the first time that her nonni were physically present for her birthday, so it was even more exciting for … Continue reading

Pin It
Share
Posted in Baking, Birthday, Bread, Cakes, Cookies, Desserts, Events, Finger food, Fruits, Ice Cream, Italian, Middle Eastern, Misc, Snack, Special Occasions, Tea Time | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 11 Comments

CHESTNUT RUM MOUSSE

Yesterday I showed you how easy it is to make your own Chestnut and Vanilla Cream… now that you have such a yummy treat in your fridge, how about making something else with it, if you haven’t finished it off … Continue reading

Pin It
Share
Posted in Desserts, French, Gluten Free, Special Occasions | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 5 Comments

CHESTNUT AND VANILLA CREAM – CRÈME DE MARRONS VANILLÉE

Chestnuts remind me of winter in Italy.  When it’s cold (and it does get quite cold in Milan), you can buy hot roasted chestnuts from street carts to warm you up.  The smell of roasted chestnuts always makes me think … Continue reading

Pin It
Share
Posted in Breakfast, Desserts, French, Gluten Free, Snack, Special Occasions | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments