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Giveaway #21 – Heart shaped cake mould from Mustard

In Giveaways, Other On September 12, 2013 267 Comments

I have to hold my hands up and say that I am not a fan of silicone cake moulds. I have had varied results with them plus I… Read More »

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Easy banana cake

In Cakes and Bakes On September 11, 2013 11 Comments

So the whole school run thing is exhausting. Not for the kids. For me. I had no idea how disorganised I was until I actually had to be… Read More »

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Giveaway #20 – 2 VIP tickets to Cake International

In Giveaways, Other On September 8, 2013 66 Comments

I have 2 VIP tickets to giveaway to one lucky reader for Cake International in Birmingham which  takes place from the 8th to 10th November. The prize value… Read More »


Giveaway #19 – Neil Perry recipe book from Qantas

In Giveaways, Other On September 5, 2013 180 Comments

I have a signed recipe book by Neil Perry to giveaway to anyone, anywhere in the world, courtesy of Qantas who offer flights to Australia where Neil does… Read More »

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Giveaway #18 – Thomas King of the Railway DVD

In Giveaways, Other On September 2, 2013 157 Comments

I had this idea before I had children that summers would be spent frolicking in the garden, sprinkler on, children giggling, ice lollies in hand. Now I know… Read More »

oaty peanut butter cookies

Oaty peanut butter cookies

In Biscuits On August 20, 2013 4 Comments

We’re back from France. Mildly café au lait coloured in skin tone, a respectable amount of tanning for any factor 50 obsessive mother with an eye on Vitamin D… Read More »

strawberries and cream cupcakes

Strawberries and cream cupcakes

In Cakes and Bakes, Other On August 6, 2013 6 Comments

I’m from Leicester and it’s not somewhere people seem to be proud to be from. Possibly being a Midlands city it suffers from a lack of north/south divide… Read More »

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Stuffed picnic loaf

In Breads On August 6, 2013 2 Comments

This is the ultimate prepare ahead picnic lunch. Just make sure everything you’re stuffing into it is loved by all and away you go. My lot are rather… Read More »

blueberry mess jam jars

Blueberry mess jam jars

In Cakes and Bakes, Puddings On August 6, 2013 0 Comments

I have a love hate relationship with all things twee. I am partial to a Cath Kidston peg bag and indeed, make up bag. But I don’t have… Read More »

meringue kisses

Melting meringue kisses

In Cakes and Bakes On August 6, 2013 4 Comments

These really are the sweetest things. Dainty, tiny little sugared kisses, forever welded to another kiss through the power of white chocolate. Does it get any better? I… Read More »