Cookies & Cream Brownies

Let’s say we go out for dinner together… You know, a nice catch-up? We settle down and chat whilst looking at the menu, which naturally I’ve already persuaded online in advance. I’ll quickly ensure the meal I’ve chosen is available,…

Apple and Cinnamon Loaf Cake

I was recently contacted by Worktop Express to take part in an Ebook for recipes you can create whilst using produce you’ve grown yourself at home. From the garden to the table… Naturally, I was drawn to this idea as…

Afternoon Tea At Coombe Abbey

Afternoon tea is my absolute weakness, I love dressing up and sitting down to tea served in real china, dainty sandwiches and cakes laden with all the good stuff. I’m pretty fortunate (or crafty) and I’ve somehow managed to schedule…

Lemon & Blueberry Cake

There is no such thing as too much cake my friends… This was my choice of cake on my 32nd Birthday a few weeks back, a slightly different choice for me as I’m normally drawn to the largest most frosted,…

Rhubarb & Strawberry Loaf Cake

I realise it’s been a while since I’ve shared a recipe for cake, whilst cake is still very much a huge part of my happy balance, this had to change. I recently had a ‘pinch me‘ moment when Kenwood kindly…

Ginger and Pear Muffins

Here at Cake Vs Scales, I love nothing more than a piece of cake and a chat, but everything has to balance out. But what if too much cake is tipping my balance? Never mind, that’s life and it’s perfectly…

Chocolate Chip Protein Brownies

I have no time for diet brownies or brownies from a packet. What’s the point? There’s nothing like a good brownie, just the right about of ‘gooey’ with plenty of chocolate, because I am a chocolate fiend or addict (but…

Baked Cinnamon Doughnuts

I’m well aware that many people are of the opinion we eat with our eyes. I understand, for I am guilty of scrolling through Instragram hashtags to satisfy my desire for the most visually beautiful desserts or evening meals.

‘Free From’ Bake Off with Holland & Barrett

Last Sunday I was running like a mad woman, no I wasn’t running a race, I was running because I was late for a very important date. The ‘date‘ in my diary was a ‘Free From‘ Healthy bake off with…

Protein Packed Chocolate Breakfast Bowl : Go Nutrition

Most mornings I sneak on to Instagram and find myself admiring yet another beautiful smoothie bowl… But I rarely make these myself, why? You may wonder… I’m going to be completely honest here and share the fact that I really…

Healthy Lifestyle Hacks Part 2 : Making Your Own Flour

A few week’s ago I had to promptly excuse myself from a Sunday Lunch out, I had a frantic dash across town to our local health food shop to find ‘Brown Rice Flour’. I turned up and my heart sank,…

Peanut Butter and Chia Jam Cookie Cake

It was a Monday, but not an ordinary Monday. I was slumped at my desk, working through piles of paperwork, we are a paperless office I’ll have you know, yet I appear to gather a small rain forest daily. I…


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