“Simple and delicious recipes from a British kitchen.”
Finding happiness in baking
Cakes are usually an indulgence. You spend money on fancy ingredients, and coat the whole lot in plenty of sugar. But it is possible to make cake on a budget, to be frugal with the ingredients, to drastically cut down the amount of the sweet...
It’s Friday! A day when you want a simple, easy meal that you can munch and enjoy with little preparation and even less washing up. These Veggie Kebabs with Spicy Harissa Dip do just that – coming on the tail of a week of wonderful...
This #SundaySupper, we’re sharing everything that’s unprocessed, wholesome and good, hosted by Foodie Stuntman. You can indulge in any of the recipes this week, without a single artificial preservative in sight. I’m offering a...
For this Saving Sunday Supper, hosted by Stacy of Food Lust, People Love and Tara of Noshing with the Nolands , we’re sharing recipes to save and celebrate the bounty of the summer. Of course, if I can find a way to make a theme involve cake, I’ll run with it! So, using one of the best British berries around, I’m offering up these Lemon and Blackberry Meringue Cakes.Read More
Mardi Gras is almost upon us, so #SundaySupper is celebrating with Fat Sunday, hosted by Leslie of La Cocina de Leslie. We have a whole menu stuffed with decadent recipes which will leave you fit to burst. Today is also my Dad’s birthday, so I had an extra reason to make a rich, chocolatey Mocha Pear Cake!Read More
With Valentine’s Day fast-approaching, the #WeekdaySupper theme for February is, rather appropriately, Red! The perfect Valentine’s dinner should be simple to prepare, elegant to serve and delicious to eat. In fact, I think that’s my cooking motto in general – and these Baked Stuffed Tomatoes fit all three criteria!Read More
With Valentine’s Day just around the corner, this #SundaySupper is all about romantic dishes for two, hosted by Susan of The Girl in the Little Red Kitchen. I wanted to get out of my usual ‘chocolate and strawberries’ Valentines rut, so I decided upon a Malawian recipe for Mbatata Cookies with Coconut Cream.Read More
#SundaySupper is celebrating the biggest Game Day in the American sports calendar this weekend. Hosted by Heather of Hezzi-D’s Books and Cooks, we’ve gathered together a feast of the perfect food to compliment any football festivities. I’m providing some BBQ veggie mini-burgers.Read More