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Blueberry and Pecan Muffins

I love making blueberry muffins. Mainly because they taste wonderful and are a great breakfast to go. But also as I can kid myself that they’re healthy because of the fruit….despite all the sugar and oil x). A good muffin … Continue reading

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Bacon, Leek and Potato Soup

Well apologies for my absence in the blogosphere. Things have been a bit hectic here. My partner and I are in the process of signing the papers on a new flat and it’s been a nightmare trying to get guarantors … Continue reading

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Easter: Chocolate Raisin Cornflake Cakes

Easter is almost here so I thought I would show you my Easter cornflake cakes. I’m sure many people will have fond memories of making Chocolate Easter nests and I wanted to show you a little twist which I think … Continue reading

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Versatile Blogger and Inspiring Blogger award

          Wow! I feel so honoured to be nominated for not just one award but two by the same person. I must say a huge thank you to the wonderful Tasha (great name by the way … Continue reading

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No Knead Bread

I feel like this recipe is a bit of a rite of passage as a food blogger. It’s one of those recipes that keeps popping up via StumbleUpon. Everyone seems to have their own opinions on it and so I … Continue reading

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Pancake Day!

So tomorrow is Shrove Tuesday or as it’s more commonly referred to- Pancake Day. The origin of Shrove Tuesday is that it’s the day all the perishable, rich foodstuffs such as eggs, milk, fat and sugar are used up before … Continue reading

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Puff Pesto Pizzas

I always have leftovers. I suppose it’s what comes from only needing to cook for two people- Myself and Matt. Often we only need half an onion here or half a can of tomatoes there. Of course I don’t mind … Continue reading

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Caponata: Sicilian pasta sauce with aubergines, olives and capers

Well, well, well exams are finally out the way for another semester and I can get back to cooking properly again! For the past few weeks my kitchen activity has mainly consisted of making a big pot of something at … Continue reading

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Last Minute Mini Mince Pies!

Hope everyone has a fantastic Christmas with lots of lovely pressies and of course amazing food! Here’s a last minute Mini Mince Pie recipe. Mini Mince Pies makes 24-36 depending on the size of your tin 240g plain flour 60g … Continue reading

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Chocolate Orange Cheesecake

I may have been a little bit naughty and opened one my Christmas presents early… and I’m so glad I did! My wonderful boyfriend got me this little beauty for Christmas. It does everything from kneading bread to making smoothies! … Continue reading

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