Persian Love Cake with Rose Cream

Bake Your Way Into Your Lovers Heart This Valentines Day With My Persian Love Cake Topped In A Romantically Delicious Rose Cream...

Spiced Apple & Date Oatmeal

Keeping up with the Kardashians... ...is surprisingly hard to do. Having spent much of the past few months on long haul flights jetting across the Atlantic, squeezing in as many lunch, coffee and dinner dates as my waistband would allow, I totally understand how it may appear that I live a glamorous Kardashian-esque lifestyle. But with the side-effects of jet lag, … Continue reading Spiced Apple & Date Oatmeal

Cinnamon Roll Pancakes

Make the most of Fat Tuesday... ...with awesomely phat Cinnamon Roll Pancakes! "What is Fat Tuesday?" I can hear you all ask. Fat Tuesday, or officially Shrove Tuesday, was traditionally a day for feasting and gorging on luxuriously rich and fatty foods before the fasting period of Lent began. In a bid to use up butter, milk and eggs, which should not to be eaten … Continue reading Cinnamon Roll Pancakes

Persian Love Cake with Rose Cream

    Roses are Red, Violets are Blue... here is my Valentines Gift to you! I couldn't resist re-posting this deliciously romantic Persian Love Cake with Rose Cream - it's the perfect way to win your Valentines heart this February 14th! Have you visited the Arugula & Rocket Online Cook Shop lately? I have just launched a range of exciting new items, … Continue reading Persian Love Cake with Rose Cream

Christmas Gingerbread Cookies

It's beginning to smell a lot like Christmas! Our condo is filled with the holly jolly aromas of Christmas because this morning, having woken with a void in my heart where Thanksgiving once lived, I decided to get my festive freak on and fill it with the joys of Christmas. So donning my Santa hat and … Continue reading Christmas Gingerbread Cookies

Chewy Gooey Hot Tamales Brownies

I love the change in season. Not for the change in weather, but for the ever changing seasons of food. But rather than harping on about the latest ancient grain or root vegetable that has just been hand pulled from a small batch, organic farm - YAWN! - my wanton desires are driven by the candy aisles and my local coffee store, which … Continue reading Chewy Gooey Hot Tamales Brownies

No-Bake Pumpkin Cookies

I love Halloween. Not only does it give me a great excuse to spend even more time on the sofa, peeking out from the safety of my blanket while watching scary movies, but it also means I get to eat Halloween Candy. Halloween candy is pretty hard (impossible!) to resist. The concierge desk awaits me upon my return home with a bucketful of Halloween … Continue reading No-Bake Pumpkin Cookies

Pumpkin Butter

It seems that everywhere you go, butter - which used to be considered the arch enemy of healthy eating - is now the "in" thing to eat. Be it good old peanut, almond, sunflower seed, cashew or avocado, butter is being slathered on every edible surface possible. I had never heard of Pumpkin Butter until my husband suggested … Continue reading Pumpkin Butter

Pumpkin Ice Cream (No-Churn)

Have no fear, Autumn is here and it has been Chill Bill! This has been the week when I could deny it no more - the electric blankets have been turned on, the couch blanket is out from its summer storage spot and I have almost, almost convinced my husband that it is time to turn the heating on … Continue reading Pumpkin Ice Cream (No-Churn)

Persian Love Cake & Rose Cream – Valentines Day

Are you in the mood for love? Well whether you like it or not, tomorrow is St. Valentines Day, a day on which we all display our love and affection for our sweetheart. I'm in love and I would hope that my husband loves me too, but shouldn't we be expressing our love for each other every day of the … Continue reading Persian Love Cake & Rose Cream – Valentines Day