Banana Bread with Maple Buttercream

Ah, that banana bread! The one bake I truly believe must be good for me or at least count towards some of my daily fruit & beg consumption.  I've been making banana bread for as long as I can remember and yet each time I do I end up adding something different and then not remembering … Continue reading Banana Bread with Maple Buttercream

Toffee Crisp Brownies

Have you tried the Toffee Crisp Bitesize pieces you can now get in those things they call 'share' bags? If you haven't you're really missing out. They're a regular snack in my house and because they're miniature they have the habit to make you feel less guilty about eating all of them. Though my Mum … Continue reading Toffee Crisp Brownies

Chocolate Orange Cookies

There hasn't been a birthday, Christmas or Easter when I haven't been without a Terry's Chocolate Orange, they are my absolute favourite chocolate and I thank the gods when the supermarkets reduce them to a £1. Dangerously tasty, it's not hard to imagine why they are favoured amongst us cake baking types (this includes Dads … Continue reading Chocolate Orange Cookies

The Ultimate French Toast

When I hear people say they're "not break people" it's game over for me. Breakfast is the reason I go to sleep each night and the reason I wake with a slight excitement. The person who first told us that breakfast is the most important meal of the day was not wrong and who are … Continue reading The Ultimate French Toast

Millionaire Oreo Pie 

I bought a flan tin a couple of months ago with high hopes for all the concoctions I would rustle up in it. Sadly, it has gathered dust in the cupboard where things get lost until one Sunday when I found myself with severe hangover munchies resulting in two packs of Oreos and some salted … Continue reading Millionaire Oreo Pie