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… Continue reading »

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… Continue reading »

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… Continue reading »

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… Continue reading »

Baking Mad – a review

Baking Mad

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!… Continue reading »

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… Continue reading »