How to make Shortcrust Pastry

Hey everyone! The idea of making pastry from scratch seems to put fear in everyone's mind. We all just buy the ready made pastry because its less time-consuming and easier. I would agree it definitely is, but there is something so satisfying about making your own pastry. Todays recipe is for shortcrust which is probably … Continue reading How to make Shortcrust Pastry


Quick Mince Pie Recipe

Hey everyone, Finally, the classic christmas recipe... mince pies. These can be made extremely quickly, especially if you use ready made dough which you can just roll out straight away. I made my own pastry which I will put up a blog post about soon, but for ease buying pastry is ideal, especially for busy … Continue reading Quick Mince Pie Recipe

Chocolate Orange Cupcakes

Hey everyone! I'm back with another festive recipe and today it is chocolate orange cupcakes. I don't know about you but when I think of a Terry's Chocolate Orange I immediately think of Christmas. So here's a beautiful, rich cupcake with a luxurious chocolate cream cheese frosting.   Ingredients: 70g unsalted butter, softened 210g caster … Continue reading Chocolate Orange Cupcakes

Autumnal Flapjacks

Hey everyone! Ok I know, I know I need to calm it with the apple recipes now but its autumn and it's apple season. I also just love any sweet treat with apple in. My recipe for today is amazing, truly amazing. It's apple, raisin and cinnamon flapjacks. They are great for this time of … Continue reading Autumnal Flapjacks

Apple Crumble Recipe

Hey everyone! I have been waiting to do this recipe since I started my blog because crumble is one of my favourite puddings, hence the second half of my blog name. I wanted to wait until apple season because not only is it a vaguely autumn themed post but also because I can use the … Continue reading Apple Crumble Recipe