Date loaf

Winter is baking time, I really love the smell of baking coming from the kitchen and if you are following this site you may need to get a gym contract. What you need 375ml boiling water 250 chopped dates 2 tablespoons butter 350g flour pinch of salt 1 teaspoon...

Madeira cake

A wonderful, rich butter cake that won’t last long in the kitchen, you will be tempted every time you walk by. What you need 185g unsalted butter, softened 185g caster sugar 3 eggs, lightly beaten 2 teaspoons finely grated lemon/orange rind 155g self-raising...

Breakfast scones

Breakfast time, teatime, anytime really. i don’t know about you but for us there is something about scones that gets the mouth watering. These are easy and quick so wipe your mouth and get started. What you need 250g self-raising flour 1 teaspoon baking powder...

Cinnamon tea cake

Cinnamon tea cakes are perfect for weekends with lots of family… prepare for Christmas. It’s simple, quick and easy and if you love Cinnamon like I do, this is a real winner. It lasts well in a tin and the sugar on top just ads so much to the cake recipe...
Apple Cinnamon muffins

Apple Cinnamon muffins

These muffins will be a delicious treat for any time of the day and make the perfect “on the run” breakfast. You can quite happily add a handful of nuts to this muffin recipe instead of just sprinkling them over the top to add a little something extra....
Chocolate biscotti

Chocolate biscotti

A chocolate biscotti recipe that anyone can make. Biscotti make excellent gifts, so get the kids involved making choclate biscotti for Christmas gifts, birthday gifts or just make someone happy. These are really sublime and are baked as a single loaf then cut and...