Blogmas 2016 – The Evolution Of Christmas Dessert

Day 21 I was first given the honour of making the Christmas dessert when I was eight years old. I was already baking and helping my Mom in the kitchen. And it was really not a huge risk for her as there was plenty of cookies, tarts, cakes, etc. in the freezer if needed. That …

Foodie Friday Reblog – Neapolitan Cheesecake

Today’s Foodie Friday is this yummy looking dessert from Becky’s Biscuit Bases! All my favourite flavours rolled into one neat and beautiful package! Check out some of Becky’s other recipes as well while you are there.

Lydia!

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A light and creamy strawberry cheesecake sat on a dark chocolate brownie base, topped with sweet vanilla whipped cream, finished with a generous helping of multicoloured sprinkles and halved strawberries. Creating my take on a Neapolitan Cheesecake.

Brownie topped with Strawberry Cheesecake and Vanilla Whipped Cream

One of my lovely subscribers requested a Neapolitan Cheesecake. First, I had to do a little Google to find out what exactly a Neapolitan Cheesecake was. It originates from the Italian dessert ‘Neapolitan Ice Cream’ which is made up of blocks of chocolate, strawberry and vanilla ice cream. I wanted to make it a little different, so my boyfriend suggested I mixed things up a little and make the chocolate layer a brownie, to which I decided I would make the cheesecake strawberry flavoured and top it with a vanilla whipped cream.

This turned out as one of my best cheesecakes to date. My step dad likes to say he’s not into brownies or…

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Hot Chocolate Cheesecake by Becky

Since it is Foodie Friday around here, I couldn’t resist reblogging this awesome dessert idea. Every part of it sounds intriguing, right down to the tea cup!

No better excuse to get your Great Nan’s tea set out, Hot Chocolate and Malteaser Cheesecake dip topped with Marshmallow Fluff Cheesecake.

Hot chocolate and Malteaser cheesecakes topped with marshmallow fluff

As you all know, last weekend was Mother’s Day (in the UK) and I’m sure if you forgot, your mum has been giving you the cold shoulder since. Luckily for me my Twitter feed was full of reminders, numerous bloggers, magazines and retailers were tweeting about the ‘perfect treat for your mum’ for a month prior to her big day.

If you follow Cooperative Food on Twitter you would have seen their promotions for a Mother’s Day #TwitterTeaParty, where bloggers and Cooperative Food shared epic foodie gift ideas. I replied to one of their tweets and Cooperative Food sent my mum some fair trade drinking chocolate as part of their #growingstories campaign.

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We have four tea sets sitting in display cabinets around our house, and since I started…

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