Chocolate Coffee Cake

The busiest time for birthdays for my family is from September running all the way through to February (with a few more birthdays scattered throughout the rest of the year).  This has its pros and cons.   It means that I need to be really inspired, present-wise, to make sure I have something to give everyone for both Christmas and birthday, but on the plus side it means I generally get to eat and sometimes make lots of cake.   Continue reading


Cookies and Cream Cake

If you want a really moist, light and tasty chocolately sponge (and you love Oreos), this is cake to pick.  It was very much a  hit and lasted really well, despite our best efforts to demolish it quickly!  My husband loved it. Continue reading