Sticky Sausages Go Large

Ages ago I shared one of Nigel Slater’s Christmas recipesĀ – it’s only Christmassy because it has cranberries in it – I make it all year round! Also, because there’s only me, I make a batch in the oven rather than on the hob and re-heat during the week. I love these with a jacket potato […]

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Dear Chocolate

It’s Prose For Thought time again over at Verily Victoria Vocalises and what better subject to think about than chocolate as it’s Chocolate Week?! I wrote a few little poems last year but wanted to bring something more substantial for 2015. It was harder than I thought though and no words came until yesterday! Maybe […]

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Apple Roses (Free From Style)

This title actually took on new meaning when the finished pastries came out of the oven but was intended to mean that they were made with gluten free pastry! But then, I hadn’t intended doing any baking before I moved house until I saw that flipping video on Facebook! I had to go out to […]

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My Favourite My Sunday Photo

A little taster of Chocolate Week…  

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Spiralizing Is Here!

After months of being indecisive about getting one of those Spiralizers I keep seeing on other blogs, and, where else, Pinterest; the decision was mostly taken out of my hands when I was gifted an Amazon voucher towards one. They’re not hugely expensive but I just couldn’t tell if one would cope with my clumsyness. […]

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Rhubarb & Custard Cake

I bought some rhubarb at a recent horticultural show so set about finding a different recipe to use it in. I found what I wanted on the BBC Good Food site. We all know that rhubarb and custard are perfect partners but I’d never heard of rhubarb and custard cake! Of course, as is often […]

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Definitely maybe a Clementine Cake

Yet another variation on Nigella’s Clementine Cake! I had a few little oranges left from a 2 bags for the price of 1 Tesco deal so thought I’d make this lovely cake again. They shall be referred to as little oranges as I have no idea whether I bought satsumas, clementines, mandarins, or, tangerines! It […]

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