Lemon curd cupcakes

Two consecutive cup cake bakes- what can be happening?!- oh yes, it's national cupcake week. I probably won't make them for another year.. This particular bake might be the one to change my mind about that as it is filled with home made Thermomix lemon curd. Having topped it with a very lemony frosting, I…

Banoffee cup cakes

  It would remiss of me of let national cupcake week go without a mention. Regular readers will know I'm not big on cupcakes- too much sweetness in the frosting for me. I have overripe bananas and homemade Thermomix salted caramel ( which I had to stop eating straight out of the jar!) so this…

Cupcakes for the gardener in your life

These fun cupcakes are ideal for anyone who loves gardening or just loves the look of what a garden can produce. The silicone 'pots' are now widely available from cook shops. Lakeland in the UK has stocked them for a while now. You can slip a paper case inside the silicone if you want to…

Cupcake flower basket

  This cup cake flower basket was so easy that I will make it again and get every cupcake looking a bit more like a perfect rose- but I think this is good enough to post. All you need is a container, big enough to take a round flower oasis. You can use wet or…

Rose cupcakes

These are rose cupcakes I made for a friend last weekend. My round the world adventure is now over so it's back to my guernsey kitchen -it was lovely to get baking! Everyone can make cupcakes, but if you haven't tried pouring a sugar syrup over them about five minutes after they come out of…