I originally posted this recipe a few years back, and I still bake this regularly as my go-to fruitcake recipe. It’s one of those handed-down family favourites that I hope will survive another generation yet… When it comes to cakes and all things dessert, I’m a bit of an old-fashioned girl. Having descended from a […]
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Betty’s of Harrogate – One evening, recently, I nonchalantly tweeted I really fancied a slice of coffee and walnut cake. To my surprise, the lovely people at Betty’s of Harrogate sent me a whole cake, and some chocolate teddy bears for the children. I live fairly local to the famous Betty’s Café Tearooms, but had […]
Weekday suppers in our house need to cover a lot of bases. They need to be quick and easy to prepare, yet always satisfy mine, the kids’ and the husband’s appetite for something tasty and filling. This Spicy Sausage Pasta recipe is one of our weekday favourites. It tickles those taste buds with its spicy kick, […]
I used to have ‘a thing’ about blue cheese, insofar as I dare not eat it. Shameful for a foodie, I know! I knew I was missing out, and since I’m constantly admonishing the husband for not trying new foods, I decided I had to get my head around the ‘blue’ bit and take the […]
I love cheesecake. It’s a little bit retro yet always a winner when offered up to my family. This Baked New York Style Vanilla and Oreo Cheesecake is incredibly simple, yet ridiculously decadent all at once and would go down a treat for any occasion. It was specially requested by my son for his 6th […]
It’s got to be said that I am a bit of a recipe book junkie. My kitchen shelves are heaving with them and I often plan a week’s menu around one book. I’ll sit down on a Friday evening and plan what we’re going to eat each evening for the coming week, slowly flicking through […]