Tag: Cake

Lime Loaf Cake

Lime Loaf Cake

The weather is so hot today in my side of Lagos, you'd think someone lifted the earth closer to sun. So hot that by my garden schedule, my plants ought to be watered tomorrow, but when I went to get some herbs I could see some of my plant babies parched from thirst. My god-children … Continue reading Lime Loaf Cake

Strawberry Yogurt Cake

Strawberry Yogurt Cake

First food blog for 2021! Can you tell I've gone back back to my incognito ways pre- covid! Lol Cooking up a storm and not posting pictures. But when I made this cake it was too pretty not to share with you. Don't judge me but I've eaten half of the cake all by myself. … Continue reading Strawberry Yogurt Cake

Gingerbread Cake

Gingerbread Cake

You know how I always add the caveat, "I'm not really a baker" when I share cake posts? I've had people say to me, you bake good and your recipes are super easy to follow, why then do you say you are not a baker. Well I say it because when it comes down to … Continue reading Gingerbread Cake

Sponge Cake

Sponge Cake

Here is a sponge cake recipe i found online and adapted. Remember I'm not a baker right, so the easier the recipe the better for me. I like this recipe because the ingredients are very easy to recall. So even If I don't have the recipe in front of me I'd remember exactly what I … Continue reading Sponge Cake

Lemon Blueberry Pound Cake

Lemon Blueberry Pound Cake

My favourite cake ever! I've been looking for blueberries since the the lockdown began, I couldn't find any! Thankfully I found some this week. I did a dance when I was told blueberries was available. All I had on my mind was folding them into my cake I forgot to save some for a photo … Continue reading Lemon Blueberry Pound Cake

Tres Leches Cake

Tres Leches Cake

About a week ago I played host to 3 of my cousins who came for a brief visit to Nigeria. They requested Banga Soup and so I was pretty sure i had the main course covered. One of them had had small chops the week before and she couldn't stop raving about it, so after … Continue reading Tres Leches Cake

Baking with the boys; Rainbow Cake

Baking with the boys; Rainbow Cake

Today I had loads of fun in the kitchen with two little kitchen helpers. Yesterday, on our return trip from Ilorin,  Kwara State, the boys - my 3 yrs/ 8 month old son and his 7 yrs old favourite cousin- told me what they want to cook with me in the kitchen this week. Top … Continue reading Baking with the boys; Rainbow Cake