Monkey has fun with BKD Mini Bakers Club

Monkey has fun with BKD Mini Bakers Club

Before Monkey started school we used to bake in the kitchen together a lot.  When an opportunity came our way recently, I realised that somewhere along the line our baking together had become a rarity.  That made me rather sad, and was something I was determined to remedy.  So last week, we finally had an…Continue reading Monkey has fun with BKD Mini Bakers Club

The B&W Photography Project Week 77

The B&W Photography Project Week 77

The B&W Photography Project Week 77 with PODCast and having missed a few weeks with the madness of Monkey’s birthday and then Christmas I’m back again.  Just before Christmas I was in our local Lakeland shop on the look out for some baking inspiration when I came across a set of snowflake cookie cutters. Not only would…Continue reading The B&W Photography Project Week 77

The Snowman and The Snowdog Great Festive Bake Off Blog Tour

The Snowman and The Snowdog Great Festive Bake Off Blog Tour

I  can remember when The Snowman™ animation was first shown on TV back in 1982, based on the Raymond Briggs book published in 1978.  It was magical, and has been a part of Christmas for me ever since.  The Snowman™ and The Snowdog will be shown on Channel 4 again this Christmas! and Monkey and…Continue reading The Snowman and The Snowdog Great Festive Bake Off Blog Tour

Edible teacups with a Christmas twist

Edible teacups with a Christmas twist

As you might have guessed I do love a good pudding and Gü Puds are up there with my favourite take home desserts from the supermarket.  They make some amazing puddings and have recently branched out with a new Hot Chocolate line. To celebrate this, they asked me to create a cup, not just any…Continue reading Edible teacups with a Christmas twist

Baking Mad

Baking Mad – a review

This always makes my family chuckle when they hear me say I’m baking mad.  Honestly, until the last 7 years I really couldn’t bake a thing.  But now, I really enjoy baking, and Monkey seems to share this passion too.  Although maybe with him, it’s more about the end result! Now I’ve discovered the perfect…Continue reading Baking Mad – a review

summer baking with cake angels

Summer baking with Cake Angels

You may remember earlier in the year we had a wonderful delivery of baking goodies from Cake Angels.  Monkey and I had a wonderful time with our pirate themed cupcakes and were thrilled when we were asked if we’d like to do some summer baking with Cake Angels.  How could we refuse! We were sent a…Continue reading Summer baking with Cake Angels