Recipe: Five Minute Guacamole

I absolutely love avocados and guacamole, I must make it at least once a week I cannot get enough of the stuff. Guacamole is so tasty, quick to throw together and great to use as a snack with some vegetable dips or if you’re feeling naughty some tortilla chips. I also love using it to…

Recipe: Black Forest Trifle

The lovely people over at Wren Kitchens’ asked me to share a family recipe as part of their #WrenFamilyFavourites campaign, so I had a little think. I’ve shared family recipes on this blog before from Banana Cake to Mama’s Paprika Pork but I thought I’d share a new recipe – trifle – as it’s simple…

Recipe: Apple Crumble

Apple crumble is a classic recipe, and although cooked apples aren’t my favourite in the grand scheme of things, I definitely can’t resist a good bit of crumble from time to time. Now the nights are drawing in and it’s getting chillier, I’m opting more for the warm comforting puds and this one certainly hits…

Degustabox February
Degustabox February

It doesn’t feel that long ago that I wrote last months post, but here we are again with the February Degustabox. I’m always excited to open my box each month although I wasn’t as excited with the contents this month as I have been in previous months, I just felt that I didn’t get as…

Degustabox January
January Degustabox

I received my first Degustabox of 2015 a couple of weeks ago and it’s aptly themed The Healthy Box. Post Christmas is all about getting back on the wagon and eating healthily again so this box has got lots of healthy items to help make that easier whilst adding in little nuggets of naughtiness (I’m…

Recipe: Vanilla Fudge
Vanilla Fudge Recipe

I’m not a big fan of fudge I find it can be sickly and gritty, but I made some fudge before Christmas as part of a hamper for my family and when I tasted some it was hands down the best fudge I’ve ever tasted. Buttery smooth melt in your mouth and none of that…

Recipe: Sea Salt Water Biscuits
Sea Salt Water Biscuits Recipe

Baking at Christmas is definitely one of my favourite things to do. One thing I make each Christmas is sea salt water biscuits. They are really easy and quick to do, make a lovely gift and are perfect with pate, or cheese and some of my homemade tomato chilli jam. The best recipe I’ve found…