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Black eyes and bloody birthday cakes

Picture credit: thanks brother K I haven’t written in ages, mostly because my camera died of old age and humidity (does anyone want to donate a Canon Powershot G10/11/12 to the cause? Thanks). This post has only been possible because … Continue reading

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Chocolate cupcakes

There is nothing super exciting about these cupcakes, but they are easy to make and I get to show off my new birthday silicon cupcake holders. It was my birthday so I also baked a carrot cake. I also baked … Continue reading

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Mrs Laband’s Chocolate Brownies

I remember when I was in undergrad, going to maritzburg with Zoe and Felix. We would stay at their parents’ house and if we were lucky there would be a tupperware with chocolate brownies or carrot cake in the kitchen. … Continue reading

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Banana and almond cake

On Saturday morning one of my favourite people called, and being in town for the morning, asked if she could pop over to say hello. She loves banana cake. I love baking way more than I like actually eating cake. … Continue reading

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Lemon and buttermilk cake

On Saturday I had an uncontrollable urge to bake. Not having much time, and taking inspiration from a bunch of different recipes, I wanted to make a cake that would be incredibly quick to make. We are still working through … Continue reading

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Mrs Laband’s Carrot Cake

This is the best carrot cake ever. (Susie, this one is for you). Beware of sugar coma though… Ingredients 3 eggs 1 cup sugar 1 tsp baking powder 1/2 tsp bicarb of soda 1 cup oil 1 cup¬†coarsely¬†crushed pecans 2 … Continue reading

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