Fairy Cakes and Coloured Sugar

When was the last time you had a fairy cake? They seem to be the product of school fetes and children’s cooking. Butterfly cakes… now I loved them! I do however remember liking the buttercream more than the cake, and making my own portion of buttercream to eat on it’s own. That makes me feel […]

Sunday Makes

The weekend was a scorcher. Saturday and Sunday saw me having a mid-afternoon nap, very nice it was too. On Sunday we managed to escape to Stockwood Park for a little picnic of bread and boursin, pizza and mango. It was a welcome trip out of the house, and away from the computer and work […]

Herby Yoghurt Linguine and Rhubarb Ginger Bars

On Sunday, after finishing laying a laminate floor, I went crazy in the kitchen, making the above two dishes plus cooking my lunch for the next day. I spent far too much time washing up (at least three times) and was glad for my bed at the end of the day. However, I still love […]