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9th March 2019
Bramley Apple Cake with Coconut Caramel
28th January 2019
Poached Pears in Mulled Wine
3rd January 2019
Keto Bread
2nd January 2019
Happy New Year
25th November 2018
Christmas Cupcakes with a Surprise Filling
6th November 2018
Pear and Chocolate Loaf
Pear and Chocolate Loaf

Pear and Chocolate Loaf

It is officially autumn here in the UK!  Not just because of the obvious later sunrises and earlier sunsets but more the blustery winds that swirl orange leaves all over the place.  Now, in books and movies this is considered romantic especially if there is a little child running around trying to catch the leaves…

Melktert (Milk Tart)

Melktert (Milk Tart)

Most South Africans love a good old melktert which is the Afrikaans name meaning ‘milk tart’ – the classic quintessential dessert usually consisting of a sweet pastry crust, filled with a mild, creamy custard of milk, flour, sugar and eggs, baked in a round pie tin and dusted with cinnamon after baking. Milk tart appears…

Strawberry Mousse Cake

Strawberry Mousse Cake

Sunshine is not a common occurrence here in the UK so when it does come out we literally make hay!!  Remembering after we moved here nearly four years ago from South Africa how we laughed when we saw people practically huddled together outside to enjoy the last rays of afternoon sunshine at a pub when…

Portuguese Chicken Livers

Portuguese Chicken Livers

My Dad’s side of the family originate from Madeira and I’m so excited because Gemma and I are heading there for a few nights at the end of the month.  So, I booked a tour guide to take us around and when he asked me what I wanted to see the only answer I had…