Lemon and coriander turkey burgers

In BBQ, Turkey On August 10, 2012 4 Comments

There’s sunshine at last! I can feel a smile spread across my face at the prospect of soaking up some vitamin D. The barbecue has grown dusty with lack of… Read More »

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Giveaway #14 – Tickets to Battersea Foodies Festival with Popchips

In Other On August 9, 2012 29 Comments

It never rains but it pours! I have giveaways coming out of my ears at the mo. Here’s the latest for you. If you love all things food… Read More »


Giveaway #13 – Great British Bakeware muffin tins

In Other On August 9, 2012 107 Comments

Now I don’t know about you but I have never really trusted non stick bakeware. It’s let me down a few times so I was rather excited to… Read More »

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Giveaway #12 – Mermaid cookware sets

In Other On August 5, 2012 315 Comments

Mermaid have 2 of their companion trio sets up for grabs. In each set you get a baking pan, baking dish and a baking sheet. All designed with… Read More »


Giveaway #11 – Cake decorating with the kids book

In Other On August 3, 2012 159 Comments

Whenever I am stuck for something to do with the boys I fall back on those four old faithfuls; eggs, sugar, flour and butter. A batch of cupcakes… Read More »


Giveaway #10 – OXO bowl and tongs

In Other On August 1, 2012 398 Comments

OXO, the people who make lovely posh kitchen kit, not the stock cube people, have asked me if readers might like a giveaway. Well obviously I bit their… Read More »

Thumbelina cherry bakewell morsels

Thumbelina Bakewell morsels

In Pastry, Tarts and Pies On July 29, 2012 20 Comments

I’m on a diet. I admit it. I don’t want to be, it’s just that the last 6 months I’ve pretty much eaten whatever I wanted in whatever… Read More »

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Giveaway #9 – Tickets to Cake International

In Other On July 28, 2012 69 Comments

The lovely people at Cake International have given me 2 free tickets to giveaway! If you haven’t been to Cake International before, it’s basically heaven for all folk… Read More »

clementine cake holly bell

Clementine cake

In Cakes and Bakes On July 18, 2012 19 Comments

I usually don’t care about the weather one bit. I’ve never been great friends with bikinis or short denim skirts after a boy once told me I have… Read More »

Macadamia and white chocolate shortbread

Lucky macadamia and white chocolate shortbread

In Biscuits, Other, Snacks On July 3, 2012 14 Comments

I recently visited my old school to give talks on working in advertising, starting a business and baking pastry. That classic educational trio. Back in the 90s my school… Read More »