Posts Categorized: In the Kitchen

In the Kitchen: Stuffed Mushrooms

Mushrooms are the one vegetable that I eat every single day and add to every meal possible. I honestly think they’d be top of the list of the five foods I’d choose if there was such a thing as ‘Desert Island Foods’. {Or joint top, how could I forget chilled Dairy Milk!} Anyway, my love… Read more »

In the Kitchen: Festive Bakes #5 – Christmas Pudding Crispies

Happy Christmas Eve everyone! I hope you’ve got a wonderfully festive day planned and that you don’t have too much boring organising to do! We’re planning a day of puppy walks, Christmas wrapping, baking, board games and Christmas films, well once Lau finishes work anyway. Just perfect! One of the things we’re going to ‘bake’… Read more »

In the Kitchen: Festive Bakes #3 – Gingerbread

I’m sure I’ve mentioned many times before just how much I love gingerbread at Christmas time, it’s definitely no secret! Anyway, it’s becoming something of a tradition for me to make a batch for my work colleagues in the run up to Christmas. This year is no exception and I’ve once again donned the oven… Read more »

In The Kitchen: Halloween Bark

Today’s recipe is a quick and easy way to use up any leftover Halloween chocolate. We had two problems this year; one, we over catered on the goodies for trick or treaters and two, we both went away for the evening at the last-minute. Meaning we weren’t actually in to give any sweets out to any dressed… Read more »

In the Kitchen: Chocolate Macarons

  I’ve been wanting to macarons for ages and ages and have just never found the time. I’ve always assumed they’d be complicated and take ages so it seemed more sensible to pick up one of those handy little packs from M&S whenever I fancied a morsel of deliciousness. And then the Great British Bake… Read more »