Sugar-free Strawberries & Cream Crepe Cake

Strawberries & cream is a quintessential British, summertime dessert and it doesn’t really need anything adding to it. However, sometimes it’s nice to serve something that looks like you put in a bit more effort. This crepe cake certainly does that, while maintaining the simple freshness of flavor. It would work with other fruits too, why not […]

Simple Nectarine Crepe for Breakfast or Dessert

You may remember a while ago I put together a short recipe book for naturally sugar-free desserts. I really enjoyed working on it but after I’d finished it I just left it be and moved on to other things. Over the past few months I’ve had a lot of fun experimenting will all kinds of […]

Lemon Tart Recipe

I’m on a roll with the sweet stuff and I just can’t seem to stop myself! This lemon tart is a childhood favorite of mine that my mum used to make if we had guests. I stole the recipe from her when I moved out and have been making it for special occasions ever since. […]

Pancakes & Pancake Cakes (Part 2 – Lemon Mascarpone Crepe Stack)

Yesterday I shared the first part of this Shrove Tuesday post with the main dish – Chicken, Spinach & Mushroom in Green Onion, Parmesan Crepes. If you want to make a whole pancake-themed meal start there, otherwise, let’s skip right to dessert! I’ve been seeing these cakes made from layer upon layer of stacked crepes […]

Easiest Valentine Dessert Ever (Strawberry Nutella Galette)

When I say easy, I mean on a par with making toast. With fruit. It seems, to qualify as appropriate for Valentine’s day these days, something must be red or pink, heart-shaped, and involve chocolate or roses. Well, this dessert has 2 out of 3 and, with about 30 seconds extra effort, could easily hit […]

Chocolate Baileys & Apricot Amaretto Pavlovas

Ok this is my last sugary indulgence post for a really long time, I promise! I allowed my low-sugar rules to lapse completely between Thanksgiving and New Year so I could indulge in traditional cooking (and eating) over the holidays. I knew it was only temporary so I made sure I allowed myself all of […]