Tag: cinnamon

Slow Cooker Banana Butter

Slow Cooker Banana Butter

It’s that time of year when preserving the fruits of summer is a wonderful way to keep on enjoying them during the cold days of autumn and winter. I found myself with some very ripe bananas and instead of making banana bread I wanted to […]

Cinnamon and Currant Shortbread Fingers

Cinnamon and Currant Shortbread Fingers

I love a quick and easy bake in the week for a quick treat for my kids after school. As I still have loads of dried fruit to use up after Christmas, I am adding raisins, currants and whatever else I can find in my […]

Pumpkin Spice Churros #GBBO Batter Week

Pumpkin Spice Churros #GBBO Batter Week

The theme this week on the Great British Bake off was Batter, a new theme which some have found quite controversial – is it really baking?! And you can’t possibly have missed the other news that the show will be going over to Channel 4 […]

Mini Baked Oats with Blueberries and Cinnamon

Mini Baked Oats with Blueberries and Cinnamon

Recently I’ve been trying to follow a healthier eating plan, and my mini baked oats with blueberries and cinnamon are a good breakfast choice. They are also very versatile, just swap the fruit according to what you have. I make these without any added sugar, […]

Apricot and Apple Couronne – Bready, Steady, Go April Linky

Apricot and Apple Couronne – Bready, Steady, Go April Linky

I am so pleased to now be co-hosting Bready, Steady, Go, the bread-making blogging challenge, with Michelle from Utterly Scrummy Food For Families – I find baking bread such fun! Taking part in this challenge over the past year with Michelle and Jen has spurred me […]

Slow Cooker Maple, Cinnamon and Raisin Porridge (Oatmeal)

Slow Cooker Maple, Cinnamon and Raisin Porridge (Oatmeal)

Are you getting used to being back in the swing of things? I am just about used to getting up early for work again, and getting the children ready for school in time. When I remember the night before, it is great to pop the […]

Christmas Stollen

Christmas Stollen

Happy Christmas to my readers! I hope you are having a great Christmas holiday. For my Perfecting Patisserie entry for this month, I decided to make Stollen. Stollen is of course a Christmas fruited bread filled with marzipan and dusted with icing sugar, typical of Germany. […]

Apple and Cinnamon Madeleines

Apple and Cinnamon Madeleines

Baking along with the Great British Bakeoff has been fun but I have gone a bit off big cakes after all that baking now! So here are some mini madeleines with apple and cinnamon I made as a little after school treat for my children. […]