Posts Categorized: In the Kitchen

In the Kitchen: Mug Cakes

  So hands up if you got the best Christmas present ever? No you’re all wrong, I most definitely win hands down. As I got this awesome recipe book. A book all about mug cakes. Um, amazing! I’ve been a fan of mug cakes for ages, but I’ve always stuck to bog standard chocolate mug… Read more »

In the Kitchen: Oaty Fruit Crumble

Last weekend I had no concrete plans and as a result ended up having the most productive weekend I’ve had for a very long time. Don’t you just love it when that happens? There was present making (more to come on that post-Christmas but I’m super pleased), runs,  house stuff, Christmas films galore and decorations… Read more »

In the Kitchen: Festive Gingerbread Biscuits

Since mid November my work colleagues have been begging me to make them Christmas Gingerbread biscuits. Over the last 5+ years it’s become an office tradition for me to supply the team with snappy gingerbread creations to nibble on through the Christmas weeks. I’m a huge gingerbread lover so I am always more than happy… Read more »

In the Kitchen: Cheesy Pastry Apple Pie

A few weeks ago I was intrigued by the lovely Char’s post about an apple pie recipe. I know what you’re thinking, what’s so special about apple pie? After all it’s a standard recipe, especially in the autumn as things are getting cooler and darker. Well the special thing is the pastry on Char’s pie included cheese…. Read more »

In the Kitchen: Turkey and Spinach bake

As Fi mentioned in a previous post someone amazing (aka me) bought her the new Mary Berry cookbook. Now as is the normal occurrence when a new cookbook arrives, we set out to try a new recipe from the book straight away. Surely that’s the first thing anyone does when they get a new recipe book?… Read more »

Making my own nak’d bites

Greetings blog friends, how are you this wondrous day? I’m (hopefully) currently sunning myself in Portugal so I thought I’d leave you with a brilliant recipe. After all who doesn’t love chocolate gooey morsels of joy? No one worth knowing, that’s who. Over the past few weeks I’ve been trying to leave bad habits behind and… Read more »