One ‘ha penny

Do me a favour and pretend it’s good Friday m’kay? Because then this post would be perfectly timed. I baked hot cross buns using this recipe from the Sainsbury’s magazine. I used tinned prunes, drained which worked well and the dark chocolate is a really yummy touch. When I make these again I will up […]


This is probably the recipe I bake more than anything else. It’s not fancy, but it is delicious and contains no tea. I had my camera ready to take a picture when it came out of the oven. My battery was flat though and by the time it was charged and ready to use this […]

Baked Apple Cider Donut Holes

Oh Geez. If only I could explain to you how good these smell there would be nothing could stop you getting up right now and baking a batch. They smell like Heaven. I’m quite sure this is exactly what Heaven smells like. I’m guilty of browsing recipes on the internet and then never actually following […]

Festive Treats

Making edible gifts at Christmas has become a bit of a tradition for me. There’s something about sending a yummy treat from my house to yours that encapsulates the spirit of Christmas. With Pinterest, there’s an endless supply of festive foodie ideas to try. I like making these but try not to be overambitious or […]


I love stollen. I love Christmas cake too but I probably love stollen more so instead of making a Christmas cake this year I thought I would give it a go. Also Brodie and Grier loved the shop bought stuff I got last week so I was confident they would like a homemade version too. […]