Chocolate Tiramisu Cake

Wednesday, April 20, 2016

Cake is my downfall. I can refuse a glass of wine, push away an opened box of handmade chocolates, spurn a toffee from the tin and turn my nose up at a HobNob, but I can never, ever resist a slice of cake. -Nigel Slater I have to agree with Mr. Slater; it’s hard to say no to a good piece of cake. I recently received Tessa Huff’s…


one bowl tiramisu

Thursday, March 26, 2015

Twice a week in the evenings Adam has band practice. The kids go to bed, he leaves, and I’ve got two whole hours to myself. Most nights I pop the top off a pale ale into an ice cold mug from the freezer, and snuggle into the couch by the fire, covered in piles of blankets. Then up goes the laptop, on goes the TV, and I spend…

baking cake

tiramisu cupcakes

Thursday, April 12, 2012

There the email appeared in my inbox from a dear friend. My world has forever changed, it is crashing, crashing. Life will never be the same for me. I walked away from the screen with a cloud of chaos hanging over me, struck again, [and again! and again!] at how short, how fragile, how bittersweet are our travels on this earth. Here, on one side of the winding…