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Hint of Christmas Cookies

These scrummy cookies are nice and easy to make, I hardly had chance to take any photo’s of these before they disappeared! You can vary the end result by leaving some as a ball of dough as some people like a softer cookie...
 
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Food Photography Lighting Ideas

  Although I love using natural light for a lot of my food photography, sometimes it’s just not an option. The UK has many days when the sun does not appear and when it does it’s not for long enough! So I have ...

 
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Mini Break to Lacock, Wiltshire.

My other half, Gavin, and I recently had a cheeky mid week break away to Lacock in Wiltshire. It’s somewhere I had heard about for a while and at last managed to get a couple of nights booked for late September. The village is ...
 
Food Photography
 
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spoons6
spoons6

Pouring Spoons Food Photography Video

I had great fun creating these images and putting it in to a video for Essential Photo using some of their brilliant Pixapro Glowpad lights. Excellent slim LED light panels that are battery operated which makes them super porta...

 
Pudding
 
Banoffee pavlova slice
Banoffee pavlova slice
Banoffee pavlova slice

Easy Banoffee Pavlova

An easy pudding to satisfy that sweet tooth! I usually have a can or jar of caramel in the cupboard as well as double cream in the fridge and having chickens means eggs are always on hand too. Perfect, add bananas and we’...
 
Biscuits
 
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Choc mallow 5
Choc mallow 5

Chocolate Sandwich Biscuits with Vanilla Mallow Filling

Perfect with a cuppa and friends or an afternoon treat to keep you focused, these are lovely! The mallow filling is so lush and squidgy (you will get messy), also amazing on and in big cakes and sublime on cupcakes. Best eaten ...

 
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Bakewell hearts 4
Bakewell hearts 4

Bakewell Heart Biscuits

A nice biscuit recipe for any time but as it’s Valentine’s day soon I think I’ll be making these for someone……..♥ The texture is light, crumbly and melt in the mouth. Add the jam of your choice, my honey likes strawberry, so I ...
 
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workshopBTS
workshopBTS

Food Photography Workshop

Great food deserves some great photos and that’s what you’ll be taking on this food photography workshop. If you’re a home baker, food blogger or just like to share your best bakes on social media then this wo...

 
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Fruit and seed muffins1
Fruit and seed muffins1

Healthy Fruit & Seed Muffins

With lots of people trying to lesson the sugar intake in their diet I thought I’d try and come up with something tasty and healthy in the form of a muffin.This took a couple of attempts but the final result is tasty and w...
 
Cakes
 
Snowy Pie slice
Snowy Pie slice
Snowy Pie slice

Snowy Pie

I recently made a Mississippi Mud Pie for a magazine commission, it was total heaven on a plate (if a little calorific!!!) I decided a white chocolate version would be worth a try, let’s just say it was! Print recipe Snowy Pie ...