Victoria Sponge Sandwich

I have posted recipes on my blog from cakes, muffins, cookies, tarts and even a dog biscuit recipe. Then I thought I don't even have a simple Victoria Sponge recipe, its the cake that everyone probably started out baking with their Mom as a kid, I know it was mine. Traditionally a Victoria Sponge which is … Continue reading Victoria Sponge Sandwich

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Healthy Homemade Granola

This is my go to recipe when making healthy granola!! You can make it anyway you like, or if you have some nuts or dried fruit you need using up chuck them in. You can make this Homemade Granola any way you like Personalise it to your taste; Add your favourite nuts, dried fruit and … Continue reading Healthy Homemade Granola

Strawberry & Raspberry Shortcakes

For the Shortbread - adapted from James Martin 130g Butter, cold 200g Plain Flour 50g Cornflour 65g Caster Sugar 1 Small Egg, whisked 1. To make the shortbread rub the cold butter in the flours using your fingertips until it resembles fine breadcrumbs. Stir in the sugar - I did this using a round bladed … Continue reading Strawberry & Raspberry Shortcakes

Fresh Berry Scones

  So it been a while seen I made some scones and I love to eat them when they are still slightly warm from the oven, so much better than store bought. This fresh berry scone recipe is from The Great British Bake Off: 100 Foolproof Recipes, the only thing that I changed was instead of … Continue reading Fresh Berry Scones

Strawberry & White Chocolate Cake

A couple of weeks ago my cousin invited my mom, dad and me round for dinner so I thought that I would make a cake to take with us. I was looking for a cake that would hopefully please everyone; so something that contained no nuts and no dark chocolate as my dad isn't a very big … Continue reading Strawberry & White Chocolate Cake

Quick Summer Desserts

The weather is hot, your probably having salads for tea as it is too hot to cook, do the same with your desserts! You want something quick with minimal effort to enjoy this summer. Use store brought ingredients and stay away from that oven in this heat, but still have an indulgent dessert. I have been … Continue reading Quick Summer Desserts

Lemon Sorbet with Strawberries

For the past couple of weeks we have had a summer "heatwave" (well its what the UK call a heatwave - for all the other countries it is most likely the norm). The loud thunderstorms in the early hours of the morning - haven't had ones like that for years! I actually found the rain and thunder quite soothing … Continue reading Lemon Sorbet with Strawberries