Snickerdoodles…Yum!

Hello again! My next project was to make some Snickerdoodles or cinnamon biscuits. I’d heard about them for years in American programmes and wondered what they were, so when I saw a recipe in a magazine for them, I thought I’d give them a go. And the result? They’re lovely! So, here’s the recipe for… Continue reading Snickerdoodles…Yum!

A Beautiful Cupcake (And Yummy Too!!)!

Just a quick post to show you this yummy cupcake I got at a local craft fair. It takes place in the town centre every month, but this time I saw some gorgeous looking cupcakes and cakepops! I had a piggy one (naturally!!), and it was as gorgeous as it looked. They were made by… Continue reading A Beautiful Cupcake (And Yummy Too!!)!

Chocolate Krispie Heaven!

Hi everyone! So, first post from the (getting!!) organised me!! And on a project I’ve been trying to get done since Easter too! Last Friday, my friend Danielle and I finally got round to making that most basic yet yummy of cooking projects – the chocolate krispie nest, and no baking involved!! I’ve had some… Continue reading Chocolate Krispie Heaven!

Chocolate Delight!!

Hi again! I got a new cake porn book a couple of weeks ago (daft name I know, I call them that as they make me drool over recipes in the same way men drool over porn mags, just without the sex bit!), called the Womens’ Institute Big Book of Baking. There’s so many lovely… Continue reading Chocolate Delight!!

Steak Pie…Mmmmmm!!

Recently I got a really hankering for my grandma’s steak pies. My grandma died at Christmas time 2010, but she used to make the most GORGEOUS steak pies you have ever tasted in your life!! I miss her dearly anyway, but I miss her steak pies too! Anyway, Karen said that she would show me… Continue reading Steak Pie…Mmmmmm!!

Death by Chocolate

So, just to make something a bit different (yeah, right – me and chocolate is really something different!!), when invited for dinner at my crafty buddy Karen’s house I decided to make a yummy Death by Chocolate cake for pudding! So, here’s the recipe and some pictures along the way (nb Mine is a double-layered… Continue reading Death by Chocolate

Scrummy Pasta Dishes!

It may be February, and the month of the baking & cooking learning may be over, but I’m carrying on with learning new recipes still when I can. So Karen and Debbie, my craft buddies, have been teaching me dishes that I can make up in batches and freeze as needed, so it’s easy for… Continue reading Scrummy Pasta Dishes!