Goat’s Cheese & California Walnut Scones Recipe

Good morning, you gorgeous lot! I was lucky enough to spend Sunday at The Craft Bakers & Butchers Extravaganza in Harrogate, with the lovely people from California Walnuts. Frankly, I am thrilled to work with any ingredient that makes my bakes one of my five-a-day! If you are one of the many people I have spoken too who do not … Read More

Happy 4th July!

A quick post from another crazy day in my kitchen… I wanted to wish a very happy 4th July to all of my dear American friends and family. I hope that you are all enjoying a fabulous day off. This time last year, I had just developed my recipe for Key Lime Pie in honour of my Cousin Zach, visiting … Read More

My Marilyn Monroe Cake in this month’s Sainsbury’s Magazine!

When the rather wonderful Leah Hyslop contacted me about taking part in a piece that she was writing called ‘The History Girls’ for Sainsbury’s Magazine, I said yes without hesitation! I am beyond thrilled with the result. You will have to pick up a copy from your local Sainsbury’s to read the article in full and to see the amazing shots … Read More

Weekend Bakes: California Raisin Scones

It’s all becoming very real… today, I will be packing up my most glamorous frocks and packing those last few essential pieces of baking kit before heading down to Brighton tomorrow. Foodies Festival starts this weekend! YES! Chances are that I will be coming to a town near you between now and September with the Foodies Festival roadshow so be … Read More

Weekend Bakes: How’s the Healthy Eating Going?

I have been trying soooooo hard to be good since Christmas. I’m not dieting per se, so much as just not eating as much as I would like to… as much as I did over the festive season; everything. I ate everything, constantly. So I’m restoring the equilibrium and not mainlining chocolate for breakfast at the moment. The problem is … Read More

Weekend Bakes: You Deserve Breakfast Muffins

I think you all deserve a round of applause this Thursday afternoon for the end of the working week is in sight and you are killing it! Seriously, look at you, adulting it up after several glorious days of chocolate for breakfast and sitting in front of old movies on TV all day in your PJs. *I’m sure it wasn’t just … Read More

Christmas Snowman Cake

This was so much fun to film… a super quick Snowman Cake, just in time for Christmas. My fabulous collaborator, Emily Porter, and I are getting to grips with the technology and the kitchen space as we prepare for the full-on launch of my new YouTube Channel in the new year. If you want to be the first to see … Read More

Weekend Bakes: Vegan Salted Caramel Millionaire’s Shortbread

Oh, my darling dears, how the weekend is in sight… just a couple of days until another glorious pre-Christmas weekend. This weekend, I will be caroling with my Mum (before settling in together for the final of Strictly Come Dancing!) and going to Christmas lunch with my oldest friends. One of these not-so-old, old friends just happens to be the … Read More

Weekend Bakes: Ruby Christmas Cake 

Happy lunchtime, you gorgeous lot! I can honestly say that, though I have long been looking forward to the December slow-down, my diary has shown no sign of abating. I seem to be making plenty to busy myself with! This week, we filmed another short tutorial for my new YouTube channel. This is very much ‘coming soon’ so subscribe today … Read More

Weekend Bakes: Did You Know? Vegan Chocolate Cake Is Great!

Good evening, you gorgeous lot. I awoke today with a newfound sense of positivity after (frankly) a bit of a shock when I woke yesterday morning. I’ve been busy in my kitchen all day working on a new tutorial for Cake Decorating Heaven Magazine and preparing for The Cake & Bake Show in Manchester this weekend. Who’s coming along? I’ll be … Read More