Paleo Bread

 
texans always seem to know best when it comes to food and I’m not just talking about that fried chicken and waffle or meat stack they’ve slapped on the grill. Oh no. I’m talking the Texans that know that good food doesn’t always have to be naughty. I sneakily stole this recipe…

Nigella’s London Cheesecake

Wallace: “Gromit, that’s it! Cheese! We’ll go somewhere where there’s cheese!”
 
“Everybody knows the moon is made of cheese…”As a small child, I would upturn the breakfast table stools and climb into them with a colander on my head, rocketing off into outer…

Fondant au​ Chocolat

 
bank holidays are few and far between and so when one comes along, it should be mightily treasured, full of adventure, smiles, laughter and above all, time spent with crazy good people. Having prepared my Dad for the mischief my brother and I would no doubt be up to in order…

White Chocolate & Pistachio Cake

london was in full bloom this weekend. Temperatures soaring above 20C officially announced that every single British person should whip out their summer wardrobe in an instant. Minus the suncream, for the brave. My priorities were somewhat askew when the first things that came to mind were cake, prosecco and…

Sticky Gingerbread

waking up to golden shards of sunshine seeping through your blinds is a little life pleasure I wholly enjoy, whether the sky is bright and the air crisp or the heat of summer has enveloped the city. I was lucky enough to take over the top room in my parent’s house…

Carrot Cake

The Ultimate Carrot Cake

it’s been a long time coming since I made another carrot cake; the reason being that, even if it’s my favourite cake, there are so many more exciting and unusual things I want to give a shot. This week however, I had no choice, as it seemed…

Chocolate Chestnut Cake

when I was younger, I used to enjoy coming home and attempting to persuade my dad that it really was cold enough for a real hearth fire. But more often than not, it wouldn’t be until the frost started to appear on car windscreens and the box of scarves and…

Chilli Almond Biscuits

Chilli Almond Biscuits
 
bonfire night is for snuggling up; rosy cheeks and pinched noses, foggy plumes of breath escaping into the cold night. The 5th November is one of my favourite days of year; a time when the leaves crunch under foot and the warmth of a British pub roast is all…

Ricotta, Pear & Almond Toast

Ricotta, Pear & Almond Toast
occasionally it’s the little things in life that make each minute count. Like the wink of an eye of a passer-by, a familiar smile, kind gesture or the cosy warmth of your duck-down duvet and the waft of freshly grilled toast on a Saturday morning. Sometimes…