Tag Archives: food

The Best Ever Lemon Drizzle Cake

I can’t do cake. I’m not sure why but they just don’t seem to work. I’m good at bread and desserts. I like to think that I’m generally a very good cook. But I cannot make a cake. I’m told it’s perhaps because I’m not careful enough with the measurements and I open the oven… Read More »

Wonky Vegetable Soup

About Wonky Veg Some of the larger Asda stores now sell large boxes of wonky vegetables. Basically, these are vegetables that don’t look perfect and would have normally been thrown away. There’s nothing wrong with them, they still taste exactly the same, there’s no actual damage as such. They’re just a bit…wonky. These boxes cost… Read More »

Bakewell Flapjack Recipe

Today, when I was looking for something to bake, I was met with a few problems. No eggs for a start. We’ve been to a soft play (not as bad as it could have been) this morning, so could have picked some up. But, we’re not that organised on a Saturday morning, to be honest.… Read More »

Red Onion and Brie Focaccia Recipe

I’ve made focaccia a few times before, with red onion and cheddar being our favourite. It just works exceptionally well. Like fancy cheese on toast. Husband brought me a huge block of brie last week. I love brie and wanted to try something different with it. I suspected this would work really well, as it’s… Read More »

Perfect Homemade Millionaire Shortbread

I’m generally not too fussed about shortbread. Jo brought me a tin of those little dog ones (an affiliate link) once, which were, frankly, incredible. But, normal, plain shortbread biscuits, don’t appeal to me. So, what can you do to make them better? More exciting? More flavourful? You can add absolutely loads of sugar! I love… Read More »

Easy Homemade Crumpets

I’m a massive fan of crumpets. They come in such tiny packets though, why is this? 9 last us about 6 minutes. They’re so lovely, and warming. We used to eat crumpets in sixth form at school (not just crumpets I might add…there were also kinder Buenos) and they bring back all kinds of lovely… Read More »