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2 minute marinade chicken

2 minute marinade chicken thighs

In BBQ, Chicken, Other On December 30, 2014 2 Comments

Has the trifle all gone yet? Twiglets? Cheese shape thingies? What about the ham? Or the Quality Street? Phew. Thank goodness for that. If you need something a… Read More »

snowman cookies

Melted snowman biscuits

In Biscuits, Christmas, Sweets On December 24, 2014 2 Comments

Okay, we’re almost there. It’s Christmas Eve. Are you okay? Have you finished work yet? This is my last recipe before the big day. It’s a bit of… Read More »

egg nog truffles

Egg nog truffles

In Christmas, Puddings, Sweets On December 21, 2014 0 Comments

I have so much going on I can barely stop to talk. I really hate it when people do this – tell you how busy they are and… Read More »

chocolate biscuit cake christmas pudding

Chocolate biscuit Christmas pudding

In Christmas, Puddings, Sweets On December 19, 2014 0 Comments

Hands up who likes Christmas pudding? Mine is firmly up. I love the stuff. But not everyone does. For some it’s just a step too far after all… Read More »

hazelnut and cranberry stuffed turkey

Christmas day cooking: a user’s guide

In Cakes and Bakes, Christmas, How to, Other, Pastry, Puddings, Sides, Tarts and Pies, Turkey On December 18, 2014 2 Comments

For those of you who laugh in the face of Christmas day, shouting ‘it’s just a big roast, what’s all the fuss about?’ then go away and be… Read More »

amaretto marzipan mince pies

Drunken Amaretto mini mince pies

In Christmas, Other, Pastry, Tarts and Pies On December 17, 2014 4 Comments

Look away now if you don’t like marzipan. Please, just go somewhere else. I have plenty of other recipes on this site to peruse. Now marzipan is polarising,… Read More »

cheese tear and share loaf

Cheese concertina loaf

In Other On December 16, 2014 1 Comment

If you’re looking for something wholesome and share-able for Boxing Day then I think I have it. This is easy to prep, rises and does it’s bready thing… Read More »

hot chocolate heart spoons

Hot chocolate on a stick

In Other, Snacks On December 15, 2014 8 Comments

I have an issue with hot chocolate; it’s not chocolately enough. Everytime I drink a cup, I get this overwhelming urge to complain to someone. I feel cheated…. Read More »

Triple S LASAGNE reduced

Sausage, sage & squash lasagne

In Other On December 12, 2014 2 Comments

This recipe is my suggestion to you for Christmas eve. I am not for a moment suggesting you grill and peel and stir away on the night itself…. Read More »

chocolate granola

Chocolate hazelnut granola

In Christmas, Other, Snacks On December 11, 2014 2 Comments

This is the granola I made especially for my postnatal pal. I figured it had oats in which are good for milk supply, and dark chocolate, which not… Read More »