Of course it was Valentine’s Day yesterday, and I received my first ever roses delivery (ahhh!) Not being a fan of all the romantic slush, all I wanted was (obviously) a really yummy dinner. Of course that means cooking it myself! I decided to cook my first EVER steak (shock horror) followed by melt in … Continue reading A special dinner
Morning! I’ve got the perfect breakfast post for you today, and it’s Pumpkin-themed, what better?! I’ve missed big american-style breakfasts on my healthy eating kick, so I thought I’d give it a go, and i’m happy I did because I had 2 very yummy breakfasts this weekend. First up, Pumpkin Pancakes These were delish! The … Continue reading Pumpkin Pancakes and Porridge
Hi Cake Snobs! As some of you may know, I’ve changed my diet since the end of August this year to try and be a bit healthier. Of course i’m still making/baking cupcakes which means still having a taste but it means that the other aspects of my diet are better. Yesterday I reached my Club 10 award … Continue reading Healthy Baking 2
On Wednesday night I was the lucky recipient of 2 tickets to the Gu Puds and Nicholas James chocolate & diamonds evening. I was promised a masterclass in both these subject, and that is definitely what I got! We arrived at Nicholas James, a beautiful contemporary jewellery store on Hatton Gardens. Here we were greeted by a sweet array … Continue reading Diamonds… and chocolate are a girl’s best friends!
Yesterday was valentine’s day, so of course I had to make a yummy dessert – gluten free and containing chocolate! I made hot choccy fondant pots! Continue reading Hot chocolate cakes
So my oven blew up on Saturday, luckily I had already made the brownies for lunch (recipe to come soon) and so I was without oven and therefore unable to bake for Mothers Day (sorry mummy!) The up side is that I had to go out and have cake, which I did at the Sable … Continue reading Oven explosions!