• Upside down apple cake

    Upside Down Apple Cake

    A real crowd pleaser. I use to make that cake in work, except I used pears. This is a more indulgent version with the caramel. It is also a very easy cake to make with kitchen staples. It can also totally be made celiac friendly. You will find the recipe in the Sweet Foodie section or by following the link below.

  • My Grandmother’s Chocolate Cake

    My french grandmother was notorious for not cooking or baking a lot. Raising 9 kids was in my mind a sufficient job as it is. But she taught me a few things and passed on to my mum a few recipes. This one was always a winner. Something so comforting about liking the spoon, trust me it was a fight in our house of who got more than the other. Three kids in the small kitchen of a Parisian apartment holding a spoon each… You will find the recipe in the link below or on the Sweet Foodie page.

  • Madeleine


    We are living strange eerie times. I’m finding myself cooking and baking more than usual. A sort of comforting therapy from all of the craziness out there. I hope you will bear with me, a good few recipes are coming back… and new ones will show up. These are probably one of my favourite cake. They take me back to a winter day in Paris where I had them sitting in a café with a gorgeous jasmin tea. Easy to make, the longest and hardest part will be the waiting for the dough in the fridge ( patience is definitely not one of my virtue). As many of my recipes this one can…