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Slow Cooker Lemon and Mixed Berry Self-Saucing Pudding

Slow Cooker Lemon and Mixed Berry Self-Saucing Pudding

This recipe for slow cooker lemon and mixed berry self-saucing pudding was inspired by a slow cooker Facebook group I follow called Slow Cooked Wonders. I love a fruit pudding and decided to use a mix of blueberries, raspberries and blackberries in my self-saucing pudding. It’s also […]

Jam tarts

Jam tarts

As it was freezing cold today my daughter and I made a quick batch of jam tarts together simply using ready made short crust pastry and different jams – raspberry, strawberry and lemon curd. The key thing to remember is to butter the tins so […]

Chocolate and cranberry cookies

Chocolate and cranberry cookies

Today I fancied baking something simple, so I looked for a biscuit recipe and found this one which I just happened to have all the ingredients for in my cupboards handily! Easily whipped up in time for my daughter have after school, they were very […]

Lime pie

For this recipe I bought a lovely new flan/pie dish especially, how extravagant! I fancied something fresh and found a really simple recipe on the Tesco food app of all places. I amended the recipe slightly, here is how I made it: Crush 250g of […]

Chocolate banana crispy cakes

Chocolate banana crispy cakes

I found this recipe in Edd Kimber’s book The Boy Who Bakes which I was given at Christmas. I amended the recipe slightly as I didn’t want to use Nutella. First melt three tablespoons of butter in a large pan. Add 140g mini marshmallows and […]

Treacle tart

I will admit upfront that I used a ready-made sweet pastry shell for this. I bought it ages ago as had never seen them before, and it seemed like a good shortcut. I have been wondering what to make with it and then came across […]

Carrot cake with drizzled orange icing

Carrot cake with drizzled orange icing

Carrot cake is gorgeous and I wanted to try my hand at it. I used a recipe from the BBC Good Food baking book, and it was very tasty. The book I used is this one again. The icing was runnier than I’d have liked […]

Pink fairy cakes

Pink fairy cakes

Here is another batch that my daughter and I made together. They were fun to make and quite yummy.