Adorable Avocado Cake Pops

I love avocados. So don't you dare accuse me of trying to replace real avocados with these incredibly cute treats. I just want my Avocado Cake Pops to replace real avocados in certain situations. Like birthday parties, office shindigs, bake sales and housewarming parties. I originally came up with these for my friend Amy's housewarming and I think they warmed her avocado-loving heart.&nb…

5 Easy Ways to Jazz Up Pancakes

First of all, I want to be very clear about something. Pancakes don't necessarily NEED to be jazzed up. Pancakes are perfection. But even the most idyllic of relationships need to be spiced up every now and then. So, to help keep the flame between you and your pancakes alive, I've come up with five easy ways to take your short stack to the next level. Start with the basic pancake re…

Crazy Easy 15 Minute Mini Cake for One

It's a common misconception that proper cakes can only be consumed in groups. When I say "proper cake", I mean a delicious, moist, three-layered cake with fluffy buttercream frosting. I'm here to tell you that you can eat a cake like that any dang time you like. When I first came up with this recipe, I imagined someone whipping it up for a Friday night in. A cute, decadent, but EASY alte…

Fruit Loop Lookalike Donuts with Insane Mascarpone Milk Sauce

Sometimes I get carried away and invent a treat that's really hard to make -- but this isn't one of those treats! This two-part dessert is beautifully simple. The only tricky part might be getting your hands on a donut pan but Google it and I'm sure you'll find one on the web. The donuts are quick, easy and classic baked doughnuts dyed to look like Fruit Loops Cereal! The sauce, oh m'lor…

Pizza Cake (AKA Cake That Looks JUST Like Pizza)

Oh good, another cake that'll confuse your brain and leave you unsure whether it's dinnertime or dessertime. GOOD IS RIGHT! It's pretty cool how this cake looks like a pizza but it's especially cool how yummy it is. It's a light and fluffy vanilla cake base topped with homemade strawberry sauce, creamy white chocolate ganache, little red cake pepperonis, mushroom-shaped pear and tee…

Hot Chocolate Mug Cakes with Ooey-Gooey Marshmallows and Hot Ganache

It's winter in Australia! While I could do without the numb fingertips as I tap away on my computer like Scrooge's assistant Bob Cratchit, I do enjoy the garment layering opportunities the season has to offer. I also enjoy winter food! I bought myself a winter tub of hot chocolate a couple weeks ago and whilst sipping some, I decided to transform hot chocolate into a cake. So here it is!…