Moist Carrot Cake with Fluffy Cream Cheese Frosting

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Dreamy Chocolate Chunk Buttermilk Scones

Today I decided to try to use up the carton of buttermilk which had been abandoned since cinnamon roll baking day, did some research and found a decent scone recipe to work on. I made a few tweaks to the recipe according to the availability of ingredients I had and with crossed-fingers, slid them into the oven. And shortly after…. out popped these sweet smelling (I swear the smell of baking chocolate became almost unbearable) chocolate chunk scones! The extra 1/4 cup of chocolate I added created the perfect balance of choc to scone. Although I’m not sure how that would pan out had I used chocolate chips instead. Whatever the case, a lil extra chocolate never hurts (:

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Fluffy Buttermilk Cinnamon Rolls

S’been a good 3 years or more since I last made cinnamon rolls, and being that Easter has recently passed and the supermarket bakery no longer sells my favourite chocolate hot cross buns, I decided this would be a good time to satisfy my craving for sweets with a new cinnamon roll recipe i found online. it calls for a whopping 5 hr commitment to make, but my strange quick-to-rise yeast saved me an hour. (:

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