Cakes & Bakes

Coca Cola Chocolate Cake

  Cake, Chocolate & Coca Cola. I have always been curious about combining the three but only got around to trying a recipe recently. I had saved a recipe by Sophie White, which was published in a weekend supplement months ago and decided my husband's birthday was the perfect opportunity to give it a whirl.… Continue reading Coca Cola Chocolate Cake


Easter Marshmallow Pops

  Yup, you can make Marshmallow pops for any event! So easy and kids adore them. They are quite simply - a marshmallow on a straw dipped in melted chocolate and sprinkles. That's it I did record myself making them so will share it, seen as I made it, I might as well eh.… Continue reading Easter Marshmallow Pops

Paddys Day

Chocolate Guinness Cake

I made this Chocolate Guinness Cake last year for St Patrick's Day and I wasn't sure if the kids would eat it. They did. They were also delighted with themselves as they know what Guinness is and felt all grown up! It's a Donal Skeehan recipe and I didn't alter a thing. His is just… Continue reading Chocolate Guinness Cake

Paddys Day

St Patrick’s Day Marshmallow Pops

Quite possibly, the easiest themed cakey activity to do. I made a video but honestly, it could easily be explained with a few instructions. I just wanted to show how easy they are. All you need is marshmallows, straws, chocolate and sprinkles. Kids love them. I made these while my kids were in school, as… Continue reading St Patrick’s Day Marshmallow Pops