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How to Impress: 5 Easy Weekend Bakes

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So you’ve got friends and family coming over this weekend. You really want to impress with your epic baking skills but have limited hands on time and need a very simple recipe that’s easy to follow. Well I’m pleased to tell you, you’re in the right place my friend!

4 eggs in an egg carton

When you think about easy recipes, what exactly does that mean? For me, it’s got the have the following:

  • It requires minimal hands on time
  • It’s easy to follow
  • It doesn’t use weird ingredients that will be used once then sit at the back of the cupboard
  • It has helpful tips to assist me along the way
  • Step by step pictures to make it super simple!


Well if you think like me and agree with all the above, let me tell you lovey – you’ve only gone and hit the recipe jackpot!Blocks of chocolate in a stack

The recipes I’ve carefully selected to feature in this post not only look very impressive and taste incredible – but they’re deceptively simple to make too! Exactly what we need in our busy modern day lives right?

Love a great recipe collection? You should definitely check out these 20 easy strawberry recipes to sweeten your Summer and 16 easy picnic recipes that you’ve never thought of before!

Baking equipment and ingredients on a wooden work top

So before you throw in the towel and head to the shops instead, check out these super simple (yet genuinely lavish) bakes that are just perfect for you to make this weekend. I guarantee your friends and family will be more than impressed -they’ll be begging you for the recipe!

5 Easy Bakes for the Weekend

Impress your friends and family with these alarmingly simple baking recipes!

Want a little more help?

Would you like my 5 most effective top tips to guarantee baking success and a completely FREE Best Bakes e-cookbook that’s crammed full of easy/impressive recipes and top tips?

Have you made any of these recipes?

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A slice of lemon cheesecake and Nutella stuffed peanut butter cookies in a stack

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Friday 22nd of March 2019

Fantastic weekend recipes.

Miss KitchenMason

Friday 22nd of March 2019

Thanks Pauline, I’m glad you like them :) Emma x

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