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M&M Rocky Road

M&M Rocky Road

I’m not sure how more than half of May has already passed and I haven’t posted yet this month. Blame all the kids parties and clubs as well as being really busy at work I guess. Even though I mostly work from home now this […]

Slow Cooker Mango Chilli Chicken

Slow Cooker Mango Chilli Chicken

If you love fresh mango and red chillis and want a tasty spiced main dish I have just the thing. My slow cooker mango chilli chicken recipe is easy to make, full of flavour and wonderful served with rice and naan breads to dip in […]

Courgette and Butternut Squash Lentil Bake

Courgette and Butternut Squash Lentil Bake

In between making (and eating) cakes and brownies and giant cookies and all kinds of sweet treats for my blog I also try to eat healthily at times. It means I can have a slice of cake without guilt at other times! I created this […]

Slow Cooker Berry Upside Down Cake 

Slow Cooker Berry Upside Down Cake 

Isn’t it great when the summer fruits are back in the shops, and the weather warms up. While I love summer fruit just as it is, with Greek yoghurt and in overnight oats too, it is also wonderful in cake form, particularly in a slow […]

Slow Cooker Chocolate Flapjacks

Slow Cooker Chocolate Flapjacks

Its that time of year again when, if you have young children like me, your kitchen fills up with chocolate eggs that just don’t seem to get eaten! My children lose interest after the first couple of Easter eggs, so we end up with them […]

Mini Egg White Chocolate Bark for Easter Gifts

Mini Egg White Chocolate Bark for Easter Gifts

Only a few days now until the Easter break, so it is the perfect time to make some homemade Easter gifts for family and friends. This mini egg white chocolate bark is great as it is so easy to make (just melting required!) and you […]

Mini Egg Bundt Cake Recipe

Mini Egg Bundt Cake Recipe

With my children’s birthdays in February and March I get the chance to make big birthday cakes, and this year for my oldest daughter I made this Mini Egg Bundt Cake. It is decorated very simply with mini eggs on top plus purple and yellow […]

Slow Cooker Tomato Paprika Bread

Slow Cooker Tomato Paprika Bread

Have you baked bread in your slow cooker before? I find you can get a really good crust so I use my slow cooker for bread quite often. It is great to be able to make soup in one slow cooker and a loaf of […]

Slow Cooker Creme Egg Shortbread

Slow Cooker Creme Egg Shortbread

As you no doubt know by now if you read my blog occasionally, I do like slow cooker baking quite a lot. Trying out new recipes in my slow cooker and seeing exactly what kind of bake works well is a favourite pastime here! So […]

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 […]