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Apple-Cinnamon Muffins

In which university consumes my life and I attempt to do things like ensure I have snacks for class Advertisements

Painting the Roses Red: Bloodied Rose Cupcakes

Painting the Roses Red: Bloodied Rose Cupcakes

A simple chocolate cupcake with vanilla swiss meringue buttercream icing.

Chocolate Raspberry-Cherry Pavlova

Chocolate Raspberry-Cherry Pavlova

Years and years ago I cut out and saved a clipping of this amazing looking pavlova, by Nigella Lawson. I’m not sure quite why I took so long to make it, because it was fairly simple and one of the most delicious things ever. ¬†Her recipe can be found here.

South of Heaven

South of Heaven

For the next dessert in my heavy metal series, I made a cake based on Slayer!!!

Raspberry Tarts

Raspberry Tarts

I had procured a rather significant amount of raspberries, cherries and apricots whilst driving through the Okanagan Valley and these seemed like an excellent way to use up some of them. ‘Twas my first time making tarts and I haven’t quite sorted how to make them look as neat as I would like, but they […]

Ragnarok Awaits!

Ragnarok Awaits!

I have decided to make a series of desserts based on my favourite metal bands, and this is the first in the series – Amon Amarth! I’ve seen many many blogs dedicated to various things I enjoy (like nerdy desserts), and I wanted to a series based on something I very much enjoy that would […]

Let me guess… someone stole your sweetroll?

Let me guess… someone stole your sweetroll?

While my gaming is pretty limited to tabletop/RPG games, Skyrim was one video game which I loved (even if I spent most of my time running amok and exploring as much as possible rather than actually doing anything¬†particularly useful. Perhaps that was why? Anyway.) I really like the idea of making the food in games […]