Weekend Bakes: A Slice of Americana

Continuing this week’s theme of ‘oh, holy crap, there’s a lot going on at the moment!’ I wanted to share a little something delicious for your weekend baking needs, as well as a little sneaky peek into things to come. I’m just returned from a wonderfully inspiring lunch with stunning Americana songstress Danni Nicholls, in beautiful Bedford’s newest haunt for … Read More

Weekend Bakes: If Life Gives You Lemons…

Today, I am going to be in full-on Edinburgh prep mode for Foodies Festival this weekend. I’m talking LOOONG bathtime, hair set in rollers, nails perfectly manicured (I do my own gel nails, I’m obsessive over them!), and early to bed with a Horlicks. I’ve got an early flight tomorrow and this ‘baking beauty’* needs her beauty sleep! And a … Read More

Weekend Bakes: The Next Best Thing

I mentioned yesterday that I will be at Foxy Belles Summer Shakedown on Sunday with my Salted Caramel Millionaire’s Shortbread. This feels very mean as I know that there will be many of you who cannot get to Bedford Esquires this weekend. I hope that this recipe will be the next best thing. You can rest assured that I will … Read More

Weekend Bakes: Give the Oven a Weekend Off!

All the summer arrived at once, right? This pale girl is melting and hiding in the shade! Assuming that we will keep a little of the warm weather into the weekend (because I am the eternal optimist) I thought that you may wish to stay away from hot ovens. Your Weekend Bake requires no baking and I strongly suggest that … Read More