Hi Everyone, I'm back! I have taken the worlds longest hiatus which actually included trying to permanently delete this blog but you can probably tell that was rather unsuccessful and I must add I'm actually quite pleased about that. Since my last post 8 months ago I can confirm that I have baked... once. Which… Continue reading The Great British Bake Off Experiment
A compilation of the bakes I’ve made over the years.
Baking has been a hobby of mine since I was very young, way before I had my own income and could afford my own supplies. I always wanted the best quality ingredients and didn't understand how expensive this could be! I'd turn my nose up at supermarket own brands and would go straight to the… Continue reading Baking on a budget – Brownies.
Well, technically I didn't try Mary Berry's actual treacle tart, but I did try her recipe and oh boy do I have some opinions! I decided for this post I wanted to try and review a recipe I had never baked before. I wanted it to be fairly challenging but not overly ambitious, something anybody… Continue reading Mary Berry’s Treacle Tart – I tried it.
As I'm sure many of you would agree millionaires shortbread is a British staple. I remember going to friends birthday parties and always running straight to these or getting so over excited when my mum stopped off at M&S on the way home from work and picked up the tin of mini bite size ones.… Continue reading Salted Caramel Millionaires Shortbread – Recipe
I have been baking since I was around 8 years old, cakes, breads, biscuits you name it I’ve probably attempted it. However these bakes were always from cook books. I worried that if I experimented with my own bakes I’d end up wasting ingredients, time and make something less then delicious. Whenever I sat down… Continue reading Autumnal Oatmeal Cinnamon Cookie – Recipe