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Plum and Blood Orange Cobbler

Plum and Blood Orange Cobbler

When it is so cold I really enjoy a hot dessert to warm me up. Of course the traditional British dessert has to be a crumble, and I really enjoy apple crumble. But if you want to make the most of the seasonal fruit it […]

Mint Aero Chocolate Fridge Cake

Mint Aero Chocolate Fridge Cake

Whether you call it chocolate fridge cake or tiffin, there is nothing easier really than a no-bake treat which you can whip up in no time. Mint aero chocolate fridge cake has to rate alongside those good old no-bake favourites Mars Bar slice or rice […]

Slow Cooker Lamb and Savoy Cabbage Casserole

Slow Cooker Lamb and Savoy Cabbage Casserole

With this chilly weather the slow cooker comes into its own for warming dishes to ward off the chill. Making the most of the seasonal veg, my slow cooker lamb and savoy cabbage casserole is easy to make and perfect to serve up to the […]

Chickpea and Veggie Meatloaf

Chickpea and Veggie Meatloaf

Right now I’m trying to base a lot of my meals on vegetables, as I need to get back to healthy eating after Christmas, as I am sure many others do too. I am following WeightWatchers Flex at the moment, and on this chickpeas (as […]

January Slow Cooked Challenge and 4 Slow Cooked Winter Warmers

January Slow Cooked Challenge and 4 Slow Cooked Winter Warmers

Happy New Year! Now that I am back to work after the Christmas/New Year break and the children are back at school, it is definitely the best time of year to let the slow cooker take the strain. Comforting dishes seem to be the order […]

Top Ten Slow Cooker Recipes of 2017

Top Ten Slow Cooker Recipes of 2017

As the year comes to a close, it is time to take stock and make plans for next year. This is also the time of year when I celebrate my blog birthday, as it was in January 2014 that I started posting regularly, so with […]

Slow Cooker Baileys Chocolate Cake

Slow Cooker Baileys Chocolate Cake

Its Boxing Day, there is food all around me, and a lot of booze. So my thoughts seem to turn to making a rich and velvety chocolate cake spiked with Baileys, with Baileys buttercream! It is the holidays after all I tell myself! My slow […]

Spiced Crackle Cookies

Spiced Crackle Cookies

These spiced crackle cookies are perfect for Christmas gifts, so if you are going for edible gifts this year then these would make a wonderful addition to your other homemade creations. Easy to make, tie them with festive ribbons or butchers string to make them […]