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Ham, egg and mushroom quiche

Ham, egg and mushroom quiche

This delicious ham, egg and mushroom quiche is a great make ahead meal, which can be stored in the fridge for a couple of days until required.  I normally make a big one so that we can have it more than once either with a small salad, […]

Quick and Easy Chicken and Sweetcorn Pie

Quick and Easy Chicken and Sweetcorn Pie

I started making this simple quick and easy chicken and sweetcorn pie a few years ago when I was at a loose end on what to have for dinner one night and it went down a storm, so has become a regular part of the […]

Easy Fruit Cake Recipe

Easy Fruit Cake Recipe

I just love making this easy fruit cake recipe, its simple but delicious at the same time. Its also handy for a lunch box or just to be naughty now and then with a coffee!

Leftover Mincemeat Crumble Tray Bake

Leftover Mincemeat Crumble Tray Bake

Trying to think of something different to make, I went through my cupboards and came across a jar of leftover mincemeat from Christmas.  I had not made this mincemeat crumble tray bake for a while so thought it would be a nice change and also […]

Easy Flapjack Recipe

Easy Flapjack Recipe

If you like flapjack this is a very quick and easy flapjack recipe.  I make this quite often just to have as a treat or to put in the lunch box.  It uses very few ingredients and most of what you would have in your […]

Easy victoria sponge cake recipe

Easy victoria sponge cake recipe

This easy victoria sponge cake is wonderful if you have guests popping in for afternoon tea.  Well to be honest I make it even without the guests coming 😉  But all the same it is so easy to make and you can have a wonderful […]

3 Way Cat Tunnel Review

If you are looking for a product that will give your cat hours of fun here it is.  This 3 way cat tunnel is perfect for our four legged friend.

Chocolate mint shortbread recipe

Chocolate mint shortbread recipe

If you like peppermint you will love this delicious chocolate mint shortbread!  The peppermint just gives that extra up market touch to the shortbread, without the upmarket budget!

Festive piped biscuits

Festive piped biscuits

These festive piped biscuits are very quick to make and ideal for the holiday season, you can decorate with cherries or green jelly cake decorations look pretty too.  They also last for a few days packed away in an air tight container, so having to […]

Chelsea Buns

Chelsea Buns

Making Chelsea buns takes me back a few years.  My gran used to make these quite often and that smell when they are baking in her kitchen will always stay with me!  Chelsea buns were first created in the 18th century at the bun house […]

Chocolate brownie with a twist

Chocolate brownie with a twist

I have tried a lot of chocolate brownie recipes but never really found one that I would keep using time and time again.  Adding walnuts to the brownie mix makes all the difference and gives it that delicious crunch.  This recipe has become a family […]

Easy sausage plait recipe

Easy sausage plait recipe

If you are looking for something for a change for tea thats easy, this sausage plait is very tasty.  It is also something different to have in your lunch box or even for a buffet you are planning.  It doesn’t cost the earth to make […]

Easy oat cookies for the tin!

Easy oat cookies for the tin!

These easy oat cookies are so simple to make and are quite filling too.  When I am looking to make something quick to fill up the tins this is the recipe I go too.  Ideal for an on the go snack or just to sit […]

Scrumptious Lemon Curd Recipe

Scrumptious Lemon Curd Recipe

This quick and easy lemon curd recipe is delicious for making homemade tarts, for zesty lemon drizzle cake or if you are like me you will enjoy it with a nice scone.  Its so simple and lovely to have on hand in the fridge, it […]

Jamaican Ginger Cake Recipe

Jamaican Ginger Cake Recipe

Jamaican ginger cake made by Tate and Lyle was always a favourite of our family while we were growing up. Wanting to try and get the same kind of cake I made this Jamaican ginger cake for first time yesterday and I was so impressed […]