10 steps to avoid a bake-down

My boyfriend is sat laughing at me from across the room as I write this, "you cry almost every time you bake a cake, you cannot write about avoiding breakdowns!" A slight over exaggeration on his part I might add, I do not cry over every cake, just the odd one - "IT'S ART OKAY." … Continue reading 10 steps to avoid a bake-down

Salted Caramel, Pretzel Cookies

Are you a sweet or salted Popcorn kinda person? I personally don't believe the two should mix...though I know many of you would disagree. A questionable combo I've tried to steer relatively clear of, I had a lot of leftover chocolate, pretzels etc from Christmas so decided to give it a go and throw them … Continue reading Salted Caramel, Pretzel Cookies

2017, the year of new beginnings and saying no to a January detox

First of all, WHAT THE HELL HAS HAPPENED? Why is my Christmas tree borderline dead and why do I feel like I should be shamed for enjoying a selection box of an evening? Christmas is over, everyone keeps hashtagging 'New Year New Me', and there's no George Michael in the world. I don't want to … Continue reading 2017, the year of new beginnings and saying no to a January detox

Cherry Bakewell Bundt Cake

So yeah, I basically made this cake so I could use this obligatory food pun... So minus the glorious food pun (which you should know by now, I am a BIG fan of) I made this cake because you just can't beat the flavour of a Cherry Bakewell. A tea time classic, this little pud … Continue reading Cherry Bakewell Bundt Cake

After Eight Irish Cream

"You think they've thought of it all, you think 'Where can they go with this next?' and then they hit you with it. I mean mint Baileys! Whatever will they think of next!" For those of you who don't watch it, this is a quote from yet another Christmas classic, Gavin and Stacey because let's … Continue reading After Eight Irish Cream