Maple Bacon Cupcakes (with a touch of whisky)

If you didn’t know already, salty sweet is hands down my favourite flavour combo, and these Maple Bacon Cupcakes definitely do not disappoint. It all starts with a brown sugar and whisky cupcake,… Continue reading

Banana Caramel Layer Cake

Scrumptious banana cake with caramel cream cheese frosting, chocolate ganache drip, and banana walnut praline.. oh yeah! This recipe was born out of a bowlful of overripe bananas and a desire to make… Continue reading

Bubblegum Macarons

My love affair with the gorgeous macaron continues on strong with these Bubblegum Macarons, and I have to say, I think these might just be my new favourite! If you want a flavour… Continue reading

Easter Cookies

If you’re looking for a more personal Easter gift idea, something that’s not just another chocolate egg, then how about a cute gift bag of these pastel pretty Easter Cookies. I mean really,… Continue reading

Meringue Kisses, and a lesson in failures

How cute are meringue kisses? I mean seriously, look at them, so cute! These are, for lack of a better phrase, so hot right now. People like the Meringue Girls and Charlie Buckett… Continue reading

Key Lime Pie

If you’re looking for a simple and scrumptious summery dessert, then look no further than Key Lime Pie. Sweet, zingy and creamy all at once, it’s the perfect way to end a bbq… Continue reading

Chocolate Irish Coffee Cupcakes

Struggling to get through the 3pm afternoon slump? Not sure if you need a coffee, a sugar hit, or even a stiff drink? Well I’ve got the answer, Chocolate Irish Coffee Cupcakes. Chocolate,… Continue reading

Sponge Cake with Raspberries, Mascarpone Cream & Sugar Roses

It’s 2015 and I’m back for another year, celebrating a belated 2nd anniversary of foodequalshappyme with a classic sponge cake filled with fresh raspberries & mascarpone cream, and decorated with some beautiful sugar… Continue reading

Chocolate & Salted Peanut Butter Macarons

Yep, another macaron recipe, and I’m unapologetic because macarons are still awesome in my books – especially these Chocolate & Salted Peanut Butter Macarons. That’s right not only another Macaron recipe, but also… Continue reading

A Gatsby Cake, A Flower Cake, fun with fondant & the best buttercake recipe ever!

It’s been all about cake and fondant around here for the last month – starting with a Gatsby Cake and ending with a pretty Flower Cake, both featuring a bit of fondant work… Continue reading

Chocolate Brownies laced with Peanut Butter & Dulce de Leche

Chocolate… Check.     Peanut Butter… Check.     Dulce de Leche… Check.     Amazeballs… Check! Could there be anything better than Chocolate Brownies laced with Peanut Butter & Dulce de Leche, served up sundae… Continue reading

Chocolate Peanut Butter Layer Cake for a very special birthday

Layers of chocolate buttermilk cake, covered with peanut butter frosting, topped with chocolate ganache & Reese’s peanut butter cups – need I say more? Ok, I’ll say a little more than that.. This… Continue reading