It’s so annoying when you have 90% of the ingredients for a dessert. And I had 90% of the ingredients for a banoffee pie recently. So I had to rethink and created instead a Banana Chocolate Cream Pie. The title is loosely based on the American Creme Pie but that has a custardy layer and this [...]
It’s like this. I am a fan of the cake mix. I usually ‘tinker’ with the recipe, but it means I can have a cake baked very quickly with no weighing and measuring, which is great when you are in a hurry or you just don’t fancy the mess. So now you know my secret.
In the run up to Christmas I took part in what may have been my first twitter party (I can’t remember), hosted by Maison Cupcake in conjunction with Dr Oetker, and was delighted to receive by post within days, a parcel of treats to use in my baking.
Having spent my late teens in [...]
So, you’ve got about 48 hours left, Dads. I have to say that you are in luck because if there’s one thing a Mother appreciates, after lie-ins and chocolates, it’s stuff that has been hand-crafted by their precious offspring. So you still have time to whip up something to bring tears to the eyes of [...]
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Being of the female persuasion, I have thus been imbued with an almost pathological need to bitch. In much the same way that I assume boys had seperate lessons at school in ‘how to undo a bra one-handed’, ‘never calling when you say you will’ and ‘saying things you don’t really mean’, I have to [...]