Ingredient: jam

jam muffins

Jam swirled muffins recipe

It looks so appealing with the jam on the top and kids will surely enjoy them. So that day I decided to make the normal way without any healthy ingredients. I used all purpose flour and granulated white sugar. I used only half a cup of sugar and it was okay for us. There is sweetness of the jam too.

 

Indian bakery style honey cake

Recently, I was just getting nostalgic about my school days at pune. I was around 7 years around that time. There was this tiny cute bakery on my way back from school with full of yummy colourful goodies. Everyday as I walked back home holding my moms fingers, I use to be tempted and craved for each of those yums. This particular pink colour muffins covered with sweetened coconut fascinated me a lot. On some rare occasions, Mom used to buy the goodies. We ate with relish and enjoyed it to the core though if it was today , I…

 

Eggless fruit and nuts christmas cake – easy Christmas cakes recipes

The last month of the year saw very few posts in Creative Saga. Some really unexpected things happened and I was not in mood to even open my computer. I thought of posting the Christmas cake which I had baked a couple of days ago as it is Christmas tomorrow. The recipe is quite easy and if you have not baked your cake, you can follow this one. It does not need any soaking of fruits. I was in a hurry, so I cut the cake quite soon and it crumbled.The cake was really delicious, so am sure to bake…

 

Peanut butter bars with strawberry jam and muesli!!

There are days, okay, its almost everyday when I get the urge to bake something. But then I refrain myself from baking thinking of the calories involved in it and after all who is going to consume all the bakes everyday!! But then there are some baking recipes which I keep bookmarking each day when I browse your lovely food blogs and then try them on a regular basis. I try to keep them more on the healthier side, and which involves less of fats and calories. So one of these days, I had an unopened bottle of peanut butter…

 

Vanilla layer cake recipes

I am sure vanilla cake must be the favourite of majority of the people. As of me, I am personally fond of moist rich chocolate cakes without a frosting , but I really dont mind some dark chocolate ganache or even nutella on the top. But lately , I had made a lot of chocolate cakes so I thought of going ahead with a vanilla cake for a friend’s birthday party last week. And of course with a lot of changes in the recipe as well as my cake baking schedules. I usually dont bake a lot nowadays, but I…

 

Cherry bakewell cake recipe

The challenge by sweet and simple bakes this time was to bake a chery bakewell cake. It looked beautiful and I wanted to bake this time , also I did not want to miss this month again. I followed exactly the same recipe, except that I did not have icing sugar, so I just used a sugar glaze with lemon juice. But whatever the changes I made , we all loved the cake and it got over in a day. You can find the original recipe here.

 

Thumbprint cookies- Jam filled cookies

Atlast I got the perfect cookies. During my previous attempts, while baking the cookies, thye used to puff up and drop down flat. I think I know what went wrong. I corrected the ingredients I used and finally got it right. Anyway, we learn from mistakes.Right?? I made this thumbprint cookies yesterday. They looked as well tasted great. They are called thumbprint because a dent is made on the dough before baking with a thumb to put the jam in. I got the recipe from here. The cookies were also rolled on powdered nuts which also enhances the taste. I…