Who knew so much could happen in the space of a week?! I'll admit I've been feeling pretty pleased with myself recently with my new positive approach to life but I'm not sure I needed testing to this extent Wednesday morning I get to work and am feeling wonderful! The sun is shining, the … Continue reading It’s been a testing week!
It been a long time since I posted, longer than I'd realised! However, things are so much better now so I thought I'd do a little update.... (edit: turns out it wasn't that little, sorry!) It hasn't been easy, I've been up and down in mind and body but I believe things are going the … Continue reading A little positivity goes a long way!
Happy Sunday everyone 😀 I hope you've all had a fabulous weekend? I have been full steam ahead in the kitchen and loving it, I woke up feeling so rotten yesterday I finished all my jobs and really considered heading straight back to bed ... I'm glad I didn't because I decided to have a … Continue reading Rainbow zebra cake!
Ever since Wednesday's show I have been dreaming about Viennese Whirls, with yesterday's miserable weather I decided it was the perfect day for baking and so I embarked on this weeks Bake Off challenge.... The results were super tasty, melt in the mouth delicious whirls. I used Mary's recipe for these, I must say from … Continue reading GBBO Biscuit week!
How can it be that I managed 26 years of living with minimal problems and then bam my body decides it's time to start protesting?! Well that appears to be the case, having had everything diagnosed I came to terms with the fact I was just going to have to man up and get on. … Continue reading The illness that just keeps on giving!
I was asked for a box of cupcakes which were going to be for a birthday, the design was left to me with the spec simple but pretty. Now then, I have a tendency to get a bit freaked out when it's left totally up to me incase by idea of pretty isn't someone else's … Continue reading Easy and pretty vanilla cupcakes
When life throws you lemons, you make lemonade right? And that's exactly what I did, except I chose cakes. I haven't always been big into baking, the odd cake here and there, maybe some burnt biscuits and rock solid rolls along the way but over the past two years I've found a talent I never … Continue reading Let’s go back to the beginning