Category Archives: Baking

Delicious Bramley Apple Brioche Bake

I enjoyed baking the delicious Bramley Apple Brioche Bake recipe that I discovered on the Bramley Apple website. Delicious Bramley Apple Brioche Bake Ingredients 350g Bramley apples, peeled, cored and sliced thinly 60g caster sugar 150g brioche, sliced (approx 6 … Continue reading

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Delicious Orange Layer Cake

My Easter holidays are flying by, I wish I could stop the clock! I’ve tried to keep busy on my low pain days – catching up with friends, eating out, shopping, cooking and baking. But on my high pain days … Continue reading

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Happy St. Patrick’s Day

This month’s Home Bake Box celebrated St. Patrick’s Day with 3 themed bakes.  I’ve lived in the UK for the past 20 years and I still get homesick on St. Patrick’s Day. I remember going to mass followed by watching … Continue reading

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Chocolate Chip Banana Muffins and Banana Loaf

This morning I caught the baking bug and I just had to use up my ripe bananas.  I love Mary Berry’s recipes so I decided to bake her chocolate chip banana muffins and her banana loaf. They are yummy! ♥ Chocolate … Continue reading

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Home Bake Box subscription

Home Bake Box is a fun baking subscription box, I like that I get to try something new every month and develop my baking skills. January’s bake box had 3 complete baking kits (recipe cards and all the ingredients except … Continue reading

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Crispy thin crust pizza freshly made in your own kitchen

How about a crispy thin crust pizza freshly made in your own kitchen? I love homemade pizza, it is so easy to make and more flavoursome than store bought or takeaway pizza.  It is also cheaper, healthier and has a lovely … Continue reading

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Traditional apple crumble

Apple crumble triggers happy memories of my childhood; it is the perfect combination of a golden and crunchy top with delicious baked apples. I love celebrity chef Phil Vickery’s traditional apple crumble recipe – it is quick and easy to … Continue reading

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I love you berry much………blueberry muffins and smoothies

With fresh dark blueberries in the fridge and an affection for muffins, I just had to try Mary Berry’s blueberry muffins recipe. Ingredients 250g self-raising flour 1 tsp baking powder 50g softened butter 75g caster sugar 175g blueberries Grated rind of … Continue reading

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Baked apple and cinnamon slices

Snacking helps keep me from getting too hungry on busy school days when the marking is piling up and lessons need planning.  Unfortunately, I don’t always reach for a healthy snack. I’m trying to change my bad habits and instead eat … Continue reading

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White chocolate and raspberry blondies

Brownies don’t have to be brown! White chocolate and raspberry blondies are a delicious twist on chocolate brownies and they are a really indulgent treat. I found the perfect recipe on Lakeland’s website: http://www.lakeland.co.uk/White-Chocolate-and-Raspberry-Blondies/r80240/RecipeDetails.raction Ingredients 150g white chocolate, broken up … Continue reading

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