I noticed that popcorn could be done in the microwave, so gave that a go, having previously always done it on the hob.
Cakes, Bakes and Puddings
These are simply divine, hot out of the oven with a generous slice of cheese in the middle, so it half melts.
I first wrote this post in May 2017, and here we are 3 years later. Mike was again 'needing some chocolate', so I made him some of these. I'm baking much more whilst in lockdown and we're both showing that! Chocolate Muffins Recipe Mike was 'needing some...
A moist chocolate fudge cake recipe that can easily convert to a vegan chocolate fudge cake
Baguette – crispy on the outside, light and fluffy on the inside, and with a lovely texture that’s chewy and delicious. Would you like a foolproof baguette recipe?
Chocolate scones are a bit different and very delicious. We had one with thick cream and bottled dark cherries. Rock on Black Forest revival!
Oaty, coconutty, chewy biscuits. Yum! Make them savoury too sometimes
Home made ice cream for a baking hot day, no machinery required, simply stir and freeze
I usually use up soft bananas in smoothies, with an unpeeled apple and a splash of orange juice. But if I want cake, this recipe for a homemade banana bread is super quick to mix up and very tasty.
I made some almond ‘Nutella’ then started thinking about uses, as I do, and thought, bet it would work well in a tart.
I’ve been enjoying these Couscous snacky lunchbox bites for a couple of weeks now. I thought I’d explore making them from scratch. You know me, I don’t use ready made stuff if I can avoid it.
This rather wonderful tea bread started life as an extremely simple ordinary bread loaf