I Would Love to Bake a Cake for… the People of Beautiful Bedford

A quick post on the importance of saying thank you and being grateful. Two years ago yesterday, Chris and I moved into our home in beautiful Bedford. We packed up our placeĀ in the suburbs of West London, loaded all of our possessions into a lorry, and leapt. It was a big change, especially for Chris who had been born and … Read More

Weekend Bakes: A LIVE Tour of My New Kitchen This Afternoon

Good morning, you gorgeous lot. The builders moved out on Tuesday this week. The kitchen refurbishment is now complete. The last few days have been spent finding a place for everything, cleaning EVERYTHING, and returning order to the house after 3 weeks. The dust gets everywhere, right? But enough of this because I want to show you around my new … Read More

Weekend Bakes: Bake it for Macmillan

I spent the day in my Mother’s kitchen yesterday! I was making a start on my baking for my vinyl party for Macmillan Cancer Support tomorrow. Yes, it is almost here and I will stop sounding like the broken record that I am and droning on about an event that probably only a handful of you can get to… as … Read More

Out of Chaos Comes Order

Good morning, you gorgeous lot! It is all go here with the creation of my new kitchen space. I am beside myself with excitement as day one (yesterday) saw a massive amount of progress. It’s even starting to look a little like a kitchen. The cream gloss units are looking wonderful. They will have long chrome handles on them – … Read More

Weekend Bakes: Can I Borrow Your Kitchen?

It’s finally happening. Today, we ‘break ground’ on my kitchen refit. This has been something I’ve dreamed of for many years. This morning, beige tiles get smashed up and faux pine cupboards ripped from the walls. I’ll not lie, there have been a few occasions over the last 18 months where I have come dangerously close to starting this process … Read More

Happy Weekend: Foodies Festival Blackheath Common 8th-10th July

Well, we made it through the week. I think that you deserve some recognition for this. It’s not been the easiest of weeks here in the UK. So I am taking a lazy, leisurely weekend with Chris. We have resolved to do a few chores around the house and I will be continuing my kitchen planning ahead of the big … Read More