Archive for Cakes and Bakes

Easy Jammy Biscuits

Homemade Jammy Biscuits

These easy homemade jammy biscuits are like a hybrid between a biscuit and a cake and are just scrummy with a cuppa! If you don’t have a toddler helping you, yours will look much neater too! In my bid to replace all the supermarket biscuits I used to buy with homemade ones, we have been Read the full article…

Easy Oat Biscuits

oat biscuits

These homemade oat biscuits are so quick to make, and absolutely delicious. The golden syrup gives them a gorgeous flavour . you can cook them a minute or two less less for a slightly soft middle or the full time for very crunchy biscuits. Lately I have been really trying to make my own snacks and biscuits Read the full article…

Lemon and Poppy Seed Muffins Recipe

lemon and poppy seed muffins

Gorgeously moist lemon and poppy seed muffins with lemon icing – just as good as the ones you get in Starbucks and Costa! These are just perfect with a cup of coffee. I had a real craving for lemon and poppyseed muffins the other day but I could not find a recipe I liked anywhere. All I Read the full article…

Easy Orange Cake Recipe

easy orange loaf cake

A beautifully moist and really easy orange cake recipe from a wonderfully retro cookbook! When I was visited my nan at the weekend, she was busy looking through old cookbooks for a cake she wanted to bake. Amongst them was her Be-Ro book from 1952! She had a few different Be-Ro books from over the Read the full article…

The Best Lemon Drizzle Cake Recipe

Easy Lemon Drizzle Cake Recipe

An easy recipe for the best lemon drizzle cake ever! I have no idea where I originally got this recipe as I just have it randomly scribbled on a piece of paper in my recipe file, and I have been scribbling adjustments on it every time I have made this until it made my perfect Read the full article…

Cheese and Vegetable Muffins Recipe

Cheese and vegetable savoury muffins

I made these yummy cheese and vegetable savoury muffins with the girls this week and I have to say they are one of favourite recipes at the moment. I can’t wait to try more variations of this super versatile recipe. I used grated carrot and courgette but you really can dump whatever you like in Read the full article…

Millie’s Cookies Style Smartie Cookie Pops Recipe

Millie's Cookies Smartie Cookie Pops

My treat, when enduring a day of shopping with my mum as a child, was always a Millie’s cookie pop. Millie’s cookie pops are smarties cookies made infinitely more cool by the fact they are on a stick. I have a recipe coming for the original gorgeously soft Millie’s Cookies,  but I thought I’d share Read the full article…

Raspberry and White Chocolate Flapjack

raspberry and white chocolate flapjack

We recently stayed over at the Chatsworth caravan club site in our caravan, and on one of the days we stopped at a lovely little cafe in Baslow for some dinner. They had loads of gorgeous homemade cakes and bakes on display and I coudn’t resist trying their raspberry and white chocolate flapjack. It was Read the full article…

Easy Bread Pudding Recipe

Bread Pudding Recipe (not bread and butter pudding!)

Firstly, this is bread pudding – not bread and butter pudding. My husband always raved about his mum’s bread pudding, but when he told me  it was made from leftover bread, sultanas and spices it didn’t really sound too appetising! He was completely right though, it is delicious!  We now make this all the time, it Read the full article…

Quick and Easy Rocky Road Recipe

Easy Rocky Road Recipe

You may have seen that last month I had a bit of a love affair with no bake cakes.  After experimenting with making my no-bake malteser cake and no-bake crunchie cake I searched out some other no-bake recipes and saw the idea for rocky road. I am not usually a fan of dark chocolate, but Read the full article…