• Cola Cupcakes With Peanut Frosting

    13th March 2017

    Cola cupcakes. Sounds a little strange but oh my. How gorgeous they are. Last week I just needed an afternoon in the kitchen. I needed to mess around and play with a recipe until I had created a mouthful of yumminess. I think I ended up creating the yummy cupcakes I was looking for. It’s…

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  • Beef Stew Recipe

    15th February 2017

    I love beef stew especially at this time of year.  All rich and warming.  I could eat it everyday!  I love adding mushrooms, onions and chopped tomatoes, carrots and chopped potatoes. When cooking beef stew I either cook in it the oven on a low heat for 3 to 4 hours or pop it in…

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  • Office Heroes: How Technology is Rescuing Work Lunches

    25th January 2017

    When you think back on all of the delicious meals you have enjoyed over the span of your life, it’s likely that your run-of-the-mill mid-week lunch is not one of those list toppers. Often, our lunches that we carry with us to our offices are quickly thrown together the night before, and usually consist of…

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  • Christmas Food; Homemade Stuffing

    8th December 2016

    I love homemade stuffing with my Christmas lunch. I love it on turkey sandwiches on Christmas evening. It just tastes so much better than shop brought packet stuffing that you add water to rehydrate. For my stuffing I use: 2 packets of sausage meat Pack of pre cooked and peeled chestnuts Pistachios Dried cranberries Fresh…

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  • Mothers Day Treats

    25th February 2016

    Mothers Day is fast approaching and my children are wanting to know what I would like.  Quite frankly there isn’t really much I need but some relaxing time would be perfect.  Time to sit down, rest and drink tea.  Drink it by the bucket loads.  When drinking tea things are made even more perfect if…

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  • Cherry and Almond Cake

    16th February 2016

    This light and fluffy cherry and almond cake is topped with a tasty fruit glaze.  The cake tastes lovely served with cream or creme fraiche.  I find there something so tasty about a light fluffy sponge served with tangy fruit.  The addition of the fruity glaze over the slightly tangy sour cherries give the cake…

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  • Homemade Apple Pie Recipe

    2nd February 2016

    Apple pie is good. Great comfort food for this time of the year. Homemade apple pie is always best. Warm apple pie, slight crunch to the not overly sweetened filling wrapped in flaky sweet pastry. Is there anything better?  For me there really isn’t.  I just adore homemade apple pie. It’s been a goal of…

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  • Smoked Trout Pate

    26th January 2016

    I love cooking and baking.  I really enjoy making homemade food for my family and friends.  I enjoy spending an afternoon in the kitchen preparing a tasty meal but there are also time when I want and quick and easy dish that hits the taste buds just right.  I adore making both sweet and savoury…

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