Lemon and Poppyseed Loaf

This isn’t a new recipe post really. I’ve just had a gorgeous relaxing weekend of fun in the sun – tanning, shopping, picnics and baking and thought I’d share this with you.I spiked my sticky lemon cake recipe with 40g of black poppy seeds and am currently enjoying this dreamy cake, sipping tea, loving the weather in the garden. Seriously happy right now! Add poppy…

Sticky Lemon Cake

I don’t need a special occasion to bake cake… honestly any excuse will do. Birthdays, Holidays, Mondays, Tuesdays… really any day will do. My favourite lemon cake is light, soft and citrussy. Comforting but not heavy, sweet but not sickly, and tart but not sharp. Soft enough to melt in the mouth, but cake-y and not moussey. I’m often underwhelmed with shop-bought lemon cakes… dried-out,…

The Best Chocolate Chunk Nut Cookies

Do you know what I like more than these cookies and a glass of milk? Nothing. These bad boys are my absolute favourites. Gloriously indulgent, the perfect hit of chocolate with a crumbly nut and slightly squidgy texture. Yum! When I finished university, after my exams were done and dusted I spent about a month with my best friends from uni before we all moved…