I DID IT! I DID IT! I DID IT!!!! I'm still in a state of shock I think, can you tell?! Yesterday was absolutely flipping awesome, it was the London Winter 10km Run ..... that's 10km did you get that?! Not only did I do it, I ran the entire thing, with the exception of … Continue reading If I can do it, so can you!!
After almost six weeks of being so blooming ill I have finally turned a corner wahoo!! In true Me style I totally over did it today and I'm most certainly paying the price tonight but I don't even care 😀 I woke this morning feeling pretty good, I had work first thing, then I managed … Continue reading GBBO inspired cinnamon churros!
My friend presented me with a bag full of mud covered, fresh out the ground beetroots .... cheers Pal! Truth be told I don't even like beetroot but I could hardly be rude and tell him that! Then I remembered the fairly recent discovery of this beetroot and chocolate, super moist, apparently deliscious, gross sounding … Continue reading Homegrown beetroot and chocolate cake
I'm a little behind on these Bake Off bakes I'm really sorry! It's only taken 5 weeks but this morning is the first time I have woken feeling well, I actually think this darn cold may finally be leaving me! A brief date on the stomach issues - it looks like I've got IBS which … Continue reading GBBO inspired Nutella star bread
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 many of you tuned in to watch the Great British Bake Off on Wednesday then? I just love it, not just the actual baking but the fun they all have, the intensity you feel on the contestants behalf and let's face it ... Sue and Mel are just brilliant! Now I adore Jaffa Cakes, … Continue reading GBBO inspired Jaffa Cakes
Sometimes you have to battle through The Wall to reach the happiness on the other side, it won't be easy but it is most definitely worth it. This weekend has been a battle but one that I have won hands down. It was my parents 39th wedding anniversary yesterday and my Aunties 69th birthday today … Continue reading When the going gets tough, just keep going