Tag Archives : baking

Local Flair Issue 6: Cake Khalifa


Today’s Local Flair is a rather tasty issue, so without further delay let me introduce you to Sajida, mummy of two, proud baker and owner of Cake Khalifa. Sajida’s designs are not only gorgeous to look at, but also delicious and perfectly baked. She also provides cakes for those with allergies. Read on to find out all about how Cake…

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Hershey’s Kissable Scones…


Scones are my absolute favourite to bake for a quick tea time treat. I first baked these in my cooking classes during secondary school, and have been experimenting with flavours to enhance my scones ever since. These little beauties are so delicious, quick and easy to make and with very few ingredients. Since moving to Dubai, I have only made…

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Baking Lamingtons…


Lamingtons were an absolute must at every Eid (Islamic religious celebration) back when I was living with my parents in England. My mother would put me and my sister to work once she had baked the cake (from scratch, unlike me!) and whilst one of us coated the cake in chocolate, the other would roll it in dessicated coconut. We…

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