Christmas Mince Pie Recipe

Mince pie recipe

This mince pie recipe is – without doubt my favourite. Given to me by my Nan – it is the taste of Christmas. Ingredients To Make Christmas Mince Pies For the Mince Mince Pie Mincemeat (about 600g) 2 satsumas, finely chopped 1 apple, finely chopped zest of 1 lemon Icing sugar for dusting For the pie pastry 375g plain flour 260g unsalted butter 125g caster … Read more

Pokemon pizza

Pokemon pizza

If you asked the girls to name something beginning with P, it’s a fairly safe bet that pizza and Pokemon will come first to their minds. They really love them both, having just got into the Pokemon Go craze. So what could be better than Pokemon pizza? Pizza already looks like a bit like a Pokeball. … Read more

Hello Fresh Cookalong

Sicilian Caponata with Herbed Pork and Garlic Ciabatta

During the half term holidays, we were invited to take part in a Halloween cook along with Hello Fresh. I was interested in trying out their subscription boxes as they look really healthy and tasty and keen to pick up a few cooking tips from hello Fresh chef Patrick Drake. We were sent a family … Read more

Rainbow Cake Recipe


Magician’s Hat Birthday Cake Recipe I’ve been working up to making a rainbow cake for the last six months or so. Gradually the cakes I’ve made have got more and more colours and layers. When Molly said she wanted a magician party I knew exactly what had to go in the middle – what can … Read more