Nigella’s quadruple chocolate loaf cake

Some days I long for a piece of chocolate cake. And not just any other ordinary chocolate cake – it has to be intensely chocolatey, screaming of rich cocoa, with a moist and tender crumb and loaded with dark chocolate chips. A chocolate cake that is so complete on its own that it makes you… Continue reading Nigella’s quadruple chocolate loaf cake

Strawberry and chocolate chip scones

All happiness depends on a cup of leisurely coffee. Add to it a plate of freshly baked scones drizzled with sugar glaze and there is not much to complain in life.This is the first time I baked scones and I am so glad at the result. Crisp on the outside and cake-y on the inside,… Continue reading Strawberry and chocolate chip scones

Healthy wholewheat chocolate banana oat muffins with hazelnuts (and chocolate chips)

Yes, that’s a rather long title. I swear I wanted to shorten it but I really put ALL that in the muffin. I can be crazy like that. I’ve been craving brownie all this week but running out of unsalted butter has turned out to be rather good for my creativity (and health). I’ve practically… Continue reading Healthy wholewheat chocolate banana oat muffins with hazelnuts (and chocolate chips)

Healthy oat, flax meal whole wheat chocolate muffins

I have to admit, eating healthy doesn’t come naturally to me and moderation is not my second name either. I love going back for seconds, thirds and fourths and I can’t live without desserts. Now imagine if a big eater like me is asked to take it easy? Cut down on basically everything life threatening… Continue reading Healthy oat, flax meal whole wheat chocolate muffins

One minute microwave chocolate chunk cake

Maybe I am ridiculously late to the party but these mug cakes that get done in a jiffy (literally) are probably the greatest discovery in the history of mankind. You know, those giant cake moments when we cannot be bothered for butter and eggs to come to room temperature, launch our beating bandwagon and be… Continue reading One minute microwave chocolate chunk cake