Jazz Up A Pizza Base

I have such a one track mind. It is always on food. Mainly cheese, crumpets and pizza. I just cannot help it. I am one of those people that just constantly thinks about bad things. I do get a craving for salads and vegetables too but I act upon those a lot less frequently. But […]

Sugar-Free Banana Cake

Amongst all the reveals of what will, or may, happen to the BBC Food recipes I felt like doing a bit of baking. Rummaging through the cupboards I discovered we lacked sugar so I did a little search for a recipe to get around that problem. I ended up on the, in my opinion much […]

Product empties: March 2016

Alright seriously how are we in April now? This time four months ago people were putting up Christmas decorations and getting into the party spirit. We are a quarter of the way through the year and whilst I have not achieved very much since the start of 2016 I have managed to use up a […]

Stumbling Around The Kitchen

Moving into a new property is always exciting but it also means getting used to new things, different layouts and finding storage solutions. And whilst I’m not a rookie in the kitchen and can do a variety of dishes and styles with a sense of confidence entering a new one to cook is still a […]

Cadbury Swiss Gateau

When the dark has set in on a Friday night and you have no plans to go anywhere or do anything there is nothing better than tucking into a slice of Cadbury Swiss Gateau (chocolate cake). We wouldn’t even have the chocolate cake if it wasn’t down to my partners Nan popping by with a […]

An Update And A Return

I feel like I have let you all down. I disappeared without a trace for months on end and honestly have no good reason for it at all. I have gone to restaurants, tried out new recipes and discovered a collection of new brands, flavours and ingredients. A stand out is a South African pub […]

Chocolate golden syrup cookies

Inspired by Waitrose and Junior Masterchef, I made cookies.