Recipe | Cherry cream cake

My boyfriend and I have the same birthday. Weirdly we were born 26 minutes apart – in different hospitals and different cities – but I think we were dating for about three months before we realised we shared our big day. The last three years, I’ve made us a…

Recipe | Margarita cupcakes

Everyone loves a margarita. Especially a cake that tastes *exactly* like a zesty, fresh, lime-fuelled marg. These will transport you to sunny evenings al fresco with the girls, or to a beautiful beach where it’s only natural to have a cold margarita in your hand, or simply for adding…

Recipe | White chocolate pistachio cake

There’s a secret to a good picnic. Always bring cake. My perfect picnic cake is light enough to consume after quiches and tarts, with fresh flavours and a summery touch. It’s a cake that can be sliced and shared, that you can nibble on or eat in one sitting….

Recipe | Earl Grey Lemon Loaf

There’s a reason I named my blog a cup of tea and cake. I love the fact that food brings us closer. It’s a means to forging friendships, nurturing relationships, evoking laughter and creating lasting memories – some that we can taste for years to come. A peppermint pretzel…