Everyone loves popcorn so being challenged by Butterkist to come up with a yummy recipe using their popcorn was a challenge I was more than willing to accept!
Butterkist sent me an amazing selection of their popcorn range to pick from so the challenge was on. After a bit of brainstorming and (more…)
Sometimes in the blur of life you want to take the slow life and just chill.
Working so much lately means that the days that we do decide to be lazy, we are really lazy
In the evenings sometimes though we get to the point that we just can’t even be bothered to cook (more…)
When it comes to baking I am ok, not great but can follow a simple recipe but one thing that has always caused me issues is cookies.
I don’t know what it is about them but they are either under cooked or so over cooked that by the time they’ve cooled they (more…)
If you are looking for something yummy to serve up this Christmas but something a little different then maybe this dish is perfect for you.
This recipe comes from the book Cooking With The Masterchef by Michel Roux, I am a big fan of his cooking style and this sounds delicious. If you are (more…)
This no bake lemon cheesecake is a great recipe to make at any point during the week for an easy pudding or one you can make the night before if you are in a hurry the next day. It doesn’t need any special equipment and can be made in less than (more…)
Today is the day we are all sitting around feeling a little bit on the podgy side after eating far too much food over the last couple of day and wanting to cook something really simple for dinner using up the last of the food from Christmas day.
This recipe is really (more…)
Following on from our previous recipe for chocolate Truffles from Waitrose recipe we then decided to make some easy festive shortbreads.
This recipe is easy to do and one that the kids will love, not to mention yummy!
- 125g butter
- 55g caster sugar, plus extra to finish
- 180g plain flour
- 1tsp vanilla Extract
- Heat the oven to 190c.
- Beat (more…)
Well as we finally have an oven its about time I had a go at joining in with the Great Blogger Bake Off which is hosted by the lovely Jenny over at Mummy Mishaps.
This week we watched the contestants on Great British Bake off bake Baklava, Schichttorte and Entremets (tiny little (more…)
So Whitworths have set the challenge to find your office star baker in the Great Office Bake Off.
There is lots going on at my work at the moment so no one is really in the baking mood however I got into the kitchen with the kids and tried out one of (more…)
This is on of the family favourites that always appears on our meal planning posts! It is very simple & very quick to do too, which is probably why I love it!
- 6 Sausages (adapt this to your family but both myself & my other half have 2 each and the children (more…)