Category Archives: Treats

Classy Christmas Candy! Earl Grey Truffles and Chocolate Bark

According to research about English fatties and general fatness–people in the UK will consume on average 7000 calories on Christmas day this year. I will be a willing participant as well as a perpetrator of this consumption. England is a … Continue reading

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Caramel Apple Muffins!

  …okay, well they’re not really muffins–they’re cupcakes. But muffins sound SO MUCH healthier! And because I made them with apples, they’re healthy cupcakes. A healthy cupcake is really just a glorified muffin isn’t it? Anyways my boyfriend has a … Continue reading

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Yum! Peanut Butter Pretzel Cookies

This recipe only has 3 ingredients! (4 if you count the pretzels) What you’ll need: 1 egg, lightly beaten 1 cup of peanut butter (crunchy or smooth) 3/4 cup brown sugar Pretzels What to do: Beat the egg lightly and add … Continue reading

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How To: Kettle Popcorn and the Tastiest Home-Made Topping Ever

One of my favorite things ever growing up was when my dad would make kettle popcorn for my brother and me. Such a treat! I love popcorn because it’s a great snack to pig out on without feeling too fat … Continue reading

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Cupcakes: Lime Marscapone Frosting and Toasted Coconut Topping!

Here’s a delicious dessert  perfectly fit to follow an Asian-themed dinner. I’m really not a baker, so what I did was buy some instant vanilla cupcake mix. For the frosting I used a full container of marscapone cheese. I mixed … Continue reading

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Homemade Peanut Butter Cups

Here’s a yummy and easy to make weekend treat. They’re quite rich, so it’s not something you can really pig out on, preventing you from feeling like a massive fatty. I made this batch at the last minute and it … Continue reading

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Mango Cupcakes with Toasted Coconut Frosting

I’ll reiterate that I really don’t bake  often. But the last few attempts I made were genuinely successful. Back in January I was visiting my parents in Canada and got inspired by this gigantic mango they had in the fruit … Continue reading

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How to Fake it as a Dessert Chef!

Desserts aren’t really my thing. I mean I love to eat them but I can’t really be bothered to bake or make treats, aside from the occasional batch of chocolate chip cookies or something. But England bloody LOVES their desserts! Just … Continue reading

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