Carrot Bundt Cake

This easy to make Carrot Bundt Cake is light, moist and flavoured with warm spices and a subtle tang of orange. It is dairy free too. Give it a try next time you fancy making a carrot cake.

Carrot Cake is very popular with my children, and I like to think that with it containing fruit and vegetables that it is one of the more healthier cakes I make for them. With banana cake coming in a close second.

I usually make my carrot cake in a square tin so I can cut it into equals portions which are easier for their packed lunches. However, with it being National Bundt Day this week, I thought it was time to make a Carrot Bundt Cake.

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How to lose weight after having a baby

How to lose weight after having a baby

For many women all over the world, getting back to a healthy weight after giving birth to a baby can be a tough task. It can be stressful taking care of another human as well as yourself whilst having to adjust to a new routine and recovering from childbirth. However, it is important to return to a healthy weight after delivery, especially if you plan to become pregnant again in the future.

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Coffee and Walnut Baked Doughnuts

Coffee and Walnut Baked Doughnuts

These Coffee and Walnut Baked Doughnuts are perfect for a coffee morning to eat along side a coffee or even a cup of tea. They are baked rather than fried and topped with a coffee flavoured icing and some walnut pieces .

After the first batch of baked doughnuts that I made for the final of my GBBOBloggers2018 bake along linky, I excitedly wrote down a few new recipe ideas . The first of which were for Coffee and Walnut Baked Doughnuts, flavours which I felt would work well in doughnut form as they do so well in cake form. 

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Party Doughnuts (Baked) #GBBO #GBBOFinals #Doughnuts

Party Doughnuts (Baked) #GBBO #GBBOFinals #Doughnuts

These colourful, fun Party Doughnuts are perfect for a celebration. Baked rather than fried, they may be a teeny bit better for you. Well, I did say maybe! 

How is it final week of the Great British Bake Off already? Those last 10 weeks have flown by ands now it is down to Rahul, Kim-Joy and Ruby – but who is your favourite to win? My Party Doughnuts (Baked) could be a lovely treat for the winner?

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Pink Ombre Madeleines #GBBO #PatisserieWeek

Pink Ombre Madeleines #GBBO #PatisserieWeek

These pretty little Pink Ombre Madeleines would make a lovely addition to any birthday party, afternoon tea or mini celebration.

It is semi finals week already! This makes me a little sad, for it means that GBBO 2018 is almost finished for another year. However, for my waistline it is probably a good thing, because all this baking while delicious is not good for my figure!  This week is also Patisserie Week and I have attempted a new bake this time, with my Pink Ombre Madeleines.

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