Monthly Archives: October 2012

Chocolate Whoopie Pies and Vanilla Italian Meringue Buttercream

Whoopie pies.  Sounds like a slip of the bottom, doesn’t it? You know – like a pump?!  However, they tasted heavenly. Like little rounds of sunshine. I don’t like the name whoopie pies – only because of the British connotations … Continue reading

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Belgian Chocolate Cake Pops

Mmmmmm, I could lick one right now! Cake pops – not something I thought I’d ever try until the boys asked for one recently.  So, on Sunday, I decided to experiment.  I had some chocolate cake in the freezer I’d … Continue reading

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Honey and Lemon Polenta Biscuits

It’s been a while since I posted anything new here, especially recipe-wise.  I’ve been sorting out a second blog – one where I can showcase any slightly more ‘professional’ cakes and not just cakes that are ‘home-baking’.  I have lots … Continue reading

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