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Slow Cooker Easter Egg Fudge

Slow Cooker Easter Egg Fudge

Mini eggs, Creme eggs, Golden caramel eggs, Daim and Oreo creme eggs, the shelves of the supermarkets are full of Easter chocolates right now. Why not make some slow cooker Easter egg fudge using your favourite Easter eggs? It’s bound to go down well as […]

Slow Cooker Butternut Squash and Lentil Lasagne #SlowCookedChallenge

Slow Cooker Butternut Squash and Lentil Lasagne #SlowCookedChallenge

As the weather slowly improves and the start of Spring appears to have finally arrived, I like to enjoy comfort food still but with a healthier twist. My slow cooker butternut squash and lentil lasagne is a great filling veggie slow cooker dish and works […]

Mastering Macarons with Tante Marie Culinary Academy

Mastering Macarons with Tante Marie Culinary Academy

Recently I was invited to a cookery course at Tante Marie Culinary Academy in Woking, which is quite local to me here in Surrey. As well as professional courses for those wanting to become a chef, they offer lifestyle courses too for everyday people. I chose the Mastering […]

Blood Orange Buttermilk Scones + Giveaway

Blood Orange Buttermilk Scones + Giveaway

Aaah blood orange season, that short time in January/February when blood oranges with their deep red flesh are in the shops. All citrus fruits are in season at this time of year but I particularly love to squeeze blood oranges and enjoy a glass or two of […]

Easy Unicorn Cake

Easy Unicorn Cake

Birthday party season is here again for me (my children have birthdays one after the other in February and March!) and this year I made the rookie mistake of showing my younger daughter a unicorn cake I had seen on Pinterest. Having a unicorn cake […]

Vanilla Cupcakes with Raspberry Buttercream, perfect for your Valentine

Vanilla Cupcakes with Raspberry Buttercream, perfect for your Valentine

While I bake quite often, I hardly ever make cupcakes. My children love them as a treat though of course, so I thought I’d make some vanilla cupcakes with raspberry buttercream, which would also be great for Valentine’s Day. The buttercream is made from fresh […]

Slow Cooked Challenge Roundup January 2017

Slow Cooked Challenge Roundup January 2017

I am still struggling to believe it is February already, how about you? Although the bitingly cold days seem to be over now (fingers crossed) it is still a bit nippy so it is always good to try some new slow cooked recipes. Luckily I have […]

Slow Cooker Whole Spiced Cauliflower

Slow Cooker Whole Spiced Cauliflower

Hello February, the month when Spring is on its way perhaps but not quite there, and a cold nip is still in the air. After the healthier food choices I found myself making in January, we have Pancake Day and Valentine’s’ Day on the way […]