scones

The Best Scones Ever!

So here it is the final recipe in my ‘baking with kids’ series, and it’s a case of saving the best until last with the best scones ever recipe. Scones are perfect for an afternoon treat and use store cupboard ingredients. If your little ones are baking them they can get creative with different shapes […] Read more…

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Do Good Quality Ingredients Make A Difference?

It’s a question I get asked a lot, do good quality ingredients make a difference? the simple answer is yes, but saying that if its homemade regardless of the ingredients you use, it will always be far better than shop bought and mass produced. Firstly, you will know what is in your homemade cakes, they […] Read more…

A Week In The Life Of A Cake Maker

One of the most frequently asked questions I receive is how long does a cake take me to make, and why are wedding cakes so expensive. So I thought i’d give you an insight into what is involved, as the baking is actually only a small part of it. So here is my week in […] Read more…

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All Butter Shortbread

This week’s bake in our ‘baking with kids’ series is All Butter Shortbread. It is a firm favourite with our family and also makes a great gift. All Butter Shortbread uses just 3 ingredients so it’s perfect when baking supplies are hard to get at the moment. This recipe is for a plain all butter […] Read more…

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Lemon Drizzle Cake

This week i’m entering summer with the flavour and leaving behind the chocolate, so for those of you who love a citrus and fresh taste, then this lemon drizzle cake is the cake for you. It is the simplest of recipes using the all in one method or as I like to describe it as […] Read more…

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Ultimate Chocolate Brownies

The next recipe in my Baking with Kids series is ultimate chocolate brownies which are perfect for the week after Easter. If your house is like mine, it’s full of Easter eggs and chocolate, so in this recipe you can use some of the eggs crushed or add things like mini eggs. Brownies are quite […] Read more…

gingerbread men

Gingerbread Men

Gingerbread men are such a classic item to bake and there is no limit on your creativity. When I used to make them with my children when they were younger, we baked the gingerbread together then I gave them pots of smarties, sprinkles and icing and let them do the decorating themselves. This recipe is […] Read more…

easter cookies

Easter Cookies

Last week I launched our baking with kids series, and I’m pleased to say that there are so many little budding bakers out there. So this week I wanted to start some Easter preparation by baking some Easter Cookies, as it looks like we will still be stuck at home trying to make the best […] Read more…

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