• No-Bake Traybakes

    Chocolate Orange Slice

    Chocolate Orange Slice.  Another one of those classic combinations. Often found together in cakes and biscuits (I’m not going to start a debate on whether a Jaffa Cake is a cake or a biscuit, so let’s just leave it there…)…

  • Lemon Cheesecake Bar on a plate
    Dessert,  No-Bake Traybakes

    No-Bake Lemon Cheesecake Bars

    No-Bake Lemon Cheesecake Bars. This is a proper, old-school, retro recipe. It’s made with cream cheese, evaporated milk and lemon jelly (or jello, for my US readers). With some fresh lemon zest and juice for an additional citrus zing. But,…

  • No-Bake Traybakes

    Date and Ginger Crunchies

    I already posted one of my favorite childhood traybake recipes using Rice Krispies here (other puffed rice cereals are available!) and, of course, there is always the Mars Bar Traybake. And now this Date and Ginger Crunchies recipe is another option…

  • Nanaimo Bars
    No-Bake Traybakes

    Chocolate Custard Slices

    Chocolate Custard Slices. These were a big hit in the Traybakes’ household. They are no-bake. They are easy to make. They freeze well. And they are really rather yummy. In my exploration of all things baking, I discovered that these Chocolate Custard Slices…

  • No-bake fudge squares traybake
    Half a tin of condensed milk,  No-Bake Traybakes

    Fudge Squares

    This is not a recipe for traditional Fudge Squares. There is no need for a thermometer or trying to reach the ‘soft ball’ stage with your sugar mix. These Fudge Squares are an easy, no-bake traybake where you mix a caramel…

  • No-Bake Traybakes

    Wonder Bites

    This is another remarkably simple recipe.  Chopped nuts, cherries and coconut, covered in chocolate.  There is a little bit of coffee essence in the recipe, but to be honest, I didn’t notice a discernible coffee taste from these Wonder Bites. Well,…

  • A small stack of chocolate biscuit covered marshmallows
    Half a tin of condensed milk,  No-Bake Traybakes


    We had our first flurries of snow in the week before Thanksgiving this year. When I’m clearing several inches (hopefully not feet!) of snow off our driveway later in the winter, I shall try to remember the look of sheer…

  • No-Bake Traybakes

    Mars Bar Traybake

    I’ve never been a big fan of the Mars Bar. I would never buy one in a shop. Although if you offered me a mini Mars Bar, I probably would take it. For some reason, I think they taste better than…