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Coconut Scones

I love scones and I love coconut so what not to like with these! This is based on the fab Delia Smith Scone recipe I always use. I recently made some Lime Curd which I found went perfectly with the scones. I’ll add that recipe ...
 
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Easter Cupcakes

Here’s my take on a simnel cake in cupcake form. I’m not a huge marzipan fan, unlike Frey & Gav! But these were fruity and not overpowered by it. Printable recipe here Ingredients 225g self raising flour 1 tsp cinnamon 1 ts...

 
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Raspberry & Almond Mini Macaroons

This recipe is being donated to the Save the Children & the Hidden Hunger campaign, Name the Day Challenge details here, via Ruth Clemens (The Pink Whisk). An incredibly worthwhile cause, I am thrilled to do something to he...
 
Biscuits
 

Jammie Dodgers

We were trying out a few photography techniques recently using some digestives as a prop. Gav said Jammie Dodgers would be good to use, firstly as red is always a plus for him in a photo, but secondly (probably most importantly...

 
Pudding
 

Millionaires Mousse Pud

I just lurve millionaires shortbread. If you’re follower on my Facebook page you’ll know that I have a little stack of them as my profile pic! (Facebook link on the right of the page) I decided to turn that concept into more of...
 
Cakes
 

Vanilla Genoise sponge

  One of the things I wanted to try out this year was a Genoise Sponge. Heard about them but never had a go. When I did I absolutely loved the texture, so light and moreish. I am now a big fan! This is my recipe for a vani...

 
Cakes
 

Heart Centre Cupcakes

I saw this lovely idea a while back and thought they would be great for Valentines Day. I really should have had a look at how they were made, but thought ‘hey it can’t be that hard’!   It was just a little bit time consum...
 
Biscuits
 

Coconut Dream Creams

I love coconut, sometimes I forget just how delicious it is. My yearning for something with coconut was made more so by a friends pictures of their baking using coconut!   I decided to have a go at making a sandwich biscui...

 
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Compost Cookies & Pear Shaped by Stella Newman

I love reading almost as much as I love eating….almost. So what could be better then a book with food things in! Pear Shaped by Stella Newman is a great read. I was hooked from the start and loved the rollercoaster journey thro...
 
Savoury
 

Veggie Curry Soup

I just love to make soups during the chilly UK winters. They are forgiving, versatile & tasty. They use up what you have at the time and freeze well. Nutritious, packed full of goodness, do you get the idea I love soup! Her...