Gingerbread People

For me, Christmas = gingerbread, so here’s a fun recipe that’s a great way to get all your family, friends and co-workers involved at your parties!

Surprise Carrot Cake

My good friend Anneca loves carrot cake, in fact it’s her favourite. When we decided to host a surprise meal for her birthday last week, it seemed like the natural choice to make…

Creamy Lemon Pie

A creamy, sweet yet zesty alternative dessert – perfect for sharing with friends!

Apple and Sultana Cake

A gorgeous autumnal recipe that was handed down to me. A family favourite, it makes for a great alternative birthday cake and tastes delicious with ice cream or custard.

Chocolate Chip Cookies

I first discovered this cookie recipe earlier this year at Easter. With quite a few eggs left over, rather than continue to eat my weight in chocolate, I decided to get creative. It’s become a firm favourite ever since and it’s a great recipe for sharing. In the past I’ve swapped the chocolate chips with…

Runners Brownies

Running was another past time that I got into in my mid twenties. I started off as the girl who couldn’t run to the end of her street without stopping for breath, and ended up running two marathons two years later. Much like baking, running success didn’t happen over night, but rather from lots of…

Banana Bread

This was the first ever bake that I got right so it has a very special place in my heart. It’s also one that I’ve made hundreds of times since, as it’s super simple to make and is a great addition to a brunch, tea or an afternoon snack. The key ingredient, surprise surprise is…

Welcome to The Leopard Print Baker

Hello there! If you’re reading this you’re probably a colleague, friend or family member who I have shamelessly plugged to/forced to read this blog. If you are, thank you so much for your support. Your bribe cookies are in the post. If you have found your way here all on your own, then an even…