Easy Mince Puff Pies

Once you've made your own mince pies, you'll never go back to shop bought!  This year I was determined to make my own mince pies and cross another thing off my list of 101 Things To Do in [Read More]

Beetroot, Cranberry and Zucchini Loaf

This delicious bake is full of the colours of Christmas! There is no denying it, I've been in overdrive using my loaf since I got back from overseas and when I say using my loaf, I mean using my [Read More]

Easy Christmas Cupcakes

Makes 12 cupcakes These Christmas cupcakes are fun, festive and so easy even the kids can make them!  So last Christmas, I saw Tonia's picture on Instagram and I knew I had to make [Read More]

Yuletide Cherry Slice

Now I know we're only a few days in to November but is it's not too early to start thinking about Christmas, is it? I know I'm a bit biased because for me, it's never too early to start thinking about [Read More]

Christmas Marzipan Muffins

Makes 12 muffins This is the last recipe post of the year and dare I say it, but I think I've saved the best 'til last! As you can see my adventures with marzipan continue. I can't stop and I won't [Read More]

Cranberry, Almond and Marzipan Cake

Our "surrogate" parents were over from the UK last week and there was lots of eating, drinking and being merry. We've always called them our surrogates, which is most definitely stretching the truth [Read More]

Yule Loaf

Cuts into 16 thin slices I love my new job, not least because my new workmates are such enthusiastic cake eaters. One of them though is dairy free, and my love of baked goods and butter mean that [Read More]

Festive Christmas Brownies

These festive brownies have the classic Christmas trifecta of pistachio, cranberry and white chocolate. It's no secret how much I love a brownie, in fact, I don't think I ever met a brownie I [Read More]

Triple Chocolate Festive Fudge

Makes 30-40 squares First there was the Fantastic Fudge and then there was this. This will raise your fudge game to a whole new level. Fudgegasm guaranteed! The fudge I make is pretty fantastic, [Read More]

Vanilla Jam Star Cookies

Makes 24-30 (depending on shape and size of cutter) Sandwiched together with jam and buttercream, these star-shaped biscuits are just jam-tastic! There are no biscuits like British biscuits. [Read More]