Mini Chocolate Cakes (Christmas ain’t over yet!)

It’s not quite the new year yet – as in, there’s still time to over indulge in our favourite treats before going through the traumas of trying to lose the festive fat in January…

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Father Christmas was exceptionally kind to me this year. He gifted me with a KitchenAid Stand Mixer (in raspberry pink – he must know me so well!) – I like to think I must have been a good girl this year to be on his nice list! 🙂

The first thing I made using my new toy was mini chocolate cakes…

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A baking treat!

I have to confess, I am not the best cook in the world. I just don’t have time to spend hours baking – but I do like to “give it a go” occasionally…

When I was invited to my dear pal’s homemade Afternoon Tea party, I wanted to make a culinary effort and bake something (really quick and easy!).

So I knocked up some very easy-peasy chocolate orange pastries – and here is my “how to”…

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