Desserts and Treats

Have a little browse through all the recipes that have accumulated over the years. Some recipes are family recipes, some are personal experiments and others are recipes I found and tested. Here you can find anything from cookies to pies. As an avid baker this is updated often and I try to keep it organized.


Orange Chocolate Sheet Cake – A Child-Friendly and Adult Version

Parrot Cake

How to Make a Teddy Bear Cake

Chocolate Coffee Cake with Cocoa Swiss Meringue Buttercream

Cinnamon Apple Cake

Peanut Butter Chocolate Loaf

Strawberry Marble Cake

Torta de Anís – a Spanish Easter Cake?

Coffeecake with Hazelnut and Marzipan Filling


Birthday Cake Rainbow Cupcakes

Chocolate Irish Coffee Cream Cupcake with Cocoa Swiss Meringue Buttercream

Butterbeer Cupcakes

Vanilla Cupcakes


Apple Strudel

Blueberry Pie

Cherry Crumble Pie


Pink Cranberry White Chocolate Chip Cookies

Fried Dough Orbs with Orange Glaze

Cashew Chocolate Chip Cookies

Classic Christmas Butter Cookies and an Alternative to Icing

Chocolate Mountains

Half-Moon Cookies with Lemon or Vanilla Glaze

Chocolate Peppermint Stars

Grandma’s Shortbread Cookies

Traditional Vanilla Crescent Cookies


Maple Pumpkin Spice Donuts – Baked not Fried

Quickly Baked Churro Donuts with Cinnamon Sugar

Basic Baked Mini Donut Recipe

Fried Dough Orbs with Orange Glaze

Ice Cream:

A Magical Butterbeer Ice Cream

Chocolate Banana Ice Cream

Tropical Tutti Frutti Philadelphia Style Ice Cream

Peppermint Chocolate Ice Cream

Mango Lime Frozen Skyr

Philadelphia Style Stracciatella Ice Cream

Mocktail/Cocktail Mojito Ice Cream

Creamsicle with a Kick Ice Cream

Mango Ice Cream with a Mango Daiquiri Ice Cream Variation

Raspberry Explosion Ice Cream

S’mores Ice Cream

Strawberry Ice Cream

Vanilla Ice Cream