Christmas Marzipan Muffins

Makes 12 muffins These Marzipan Muffins taste just like Christmas! 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 [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]

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 [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]

Chocolate Gingerbread Men

Makes 16 small gingerbread men For me, gingerbread is the taste of Christmas. But not everyone is a fan of gingerbread like me. That's okay though, because I'm more than happy to eat their share! [Read More]

Gingerbread Muffins

Makes 12 Now I'm at home all day, I'm trying to emulate the original domestic goddess herself, Nigella. She is my total kitchen hero.  I have tweaked her original recipe, dabbled with the [Read More]

Sticky Date Cookies

Makes 18 If you like Sticky Date Pudding, you're going to love these Sticky Date Cookies! I first fell in love with sticky date when I was backpacking around Australia. My travels took me to the [Read More]

Mandarin and Cranberry Muffins

Makes 12 These mandarin muffins are sugar and spice and all things nice! For me they taste like Christmas, but they're so delicious you'll want to eat them all year round. They're not [Read More]

Christmas Tree Cookies

A few weeks ago I was invited to an event. It was called Make It Merry. It was an event presented by Spotlight. And it was all about Christmas. That's a hat trick of happiness right there. Have you [Read More]