CHRISTMAS CUPCAKE SHOES

    Jingle Bells and all that jazz, can you believe it’s just over 2 weeks the Christmas!!  These past few weeks have flown in. I’ve just managed to finish the Christmas decorations in time for the 8th December which is always my latest. We now have 6 Christmas Trees.  YES, that’s not a mistype…

AUNT BIDDY’S CARROT CAKE TRAY BAKE

  When I was developing the recipe for my Carrot Cake Tray Bake, I knew I was going to name it after my Great Aunt Biddy – not because it was her recipe but because it was definitely inspired by her memory!     Carrots and I have had love/hate relationship since I was very…

GET THAT CHRISTMAS FEELING WITH COCA COLA CUPCAKES

  Last week the “whole” family got to do something really “Christmassy”.   It was absolutely a rare occurrence for our family – with work, school, college & football – I can never get everybody together! So last Sunday I pulled everyone out of bed early (and I do mean pulled), packed 3 flasks of…

YUMMY CHRISTMAS “ICE CREAM” CONE CAKES

  Four weeks to the big day and so the Christmas countdown has officially begun. It seems like only yesterday we were putting the decorations up in the attic.  Next week all the boxes will come down and someone named (Adam)  will have to sit down and spend hours unravelling all the Christmas lights.  So…

CADBURY HEROES CHOCOLATE TRAY BAKE

Well what has a Cadbury Heroes  Chocolate Tray Bake got to do with spring cleaning you may ask.  Well with No 1 on my New Years Resolution list the “Keep January Healthy” one already a “lost cause”,  between you & me that was never going to happen.  I decided to act on No 2 on…

ROLO CUPCAKES & FAMILY NIGHT

Friday night has always been movie night in our family. It started out with just the hubbie and I and so began the Friday night ritual , heading to Xtra Vision to rent the DVD, arguing over what DVD, picking up the takeaway on the way home , which also involved an argument over what…

“GLUTEN FREE” LEMON SURPRISE & WHITE CHOCOLATE CUPCAKES

  I have to admit I have never had to make many Gluten Free Cakes.  My family has been lucky in the fact that none of us have any food allergies not yet anyway but old age always brings a few surprises. We have diabetes on both sides of our family on my side more…