My ‘it’s not pretty’ Peach crisp

This week one of our lovely neighbours turned up with 6 punnets of peaches that she got for 9p a punnet because she knew I eat a lot of fruit at work. So this week I’ve been eating lots of peaches but still have loads left so after a Google search and a root through…

Nigella’s Flabulous Easter cake

Originally posted on My FlabuLESS Blog:
Later this week sees a visit from our wonderful Niece and Nephew (not to mention their Flabulous Mum) and as it’s Easter I want to make a special cake for us to tuck into whilst they are here. It would be oh too easy to roll out my usual…

Shortbread biscuits

Yesterday we helped my brother and sister in law move into their new home. When we were celebrating my SIL’s flabulous mother Glenda, asked if  whipping up a batch of shortbread was easy Fast forward 12 hours and I’m proving the point AND Making hubby a last minute valentines treat. I literally cannot tell you…

Stir it up Sunday – Christmas cake AND Pudding

Today is Stir It Up Sunday. What is Stir it up Sunday I hear you cry?  From what ive found out it is a victorian tradition which gets the whole family involved in making your festive pudding for christmas day.  Traditionally, families gather together  to mix and steam their Christmas pudding and this is how children…

My almost Hungarian cherry cake

Today is a very special day in our office. We are holding our first coffee morning in aid of Macmillan Cancer Research and im very excited. We decorated the office last evening and I then went home to commence baking. After several requests I made my infamous Chocolate fudge cake but I also wanted to try something new…

My mini cherry chocolate tarts

I’ve been too busy to post much this year which is not only unforgivable but quite remiss of me as I’ve been enjoying more than my fair share of really great food. So here I am at silly o’clock in the morning banging out a blog post after the most wonderful night of baking with…

Nigella’s Flabulous Easter cake

Later this week sees a visit from our wonderful Niece and Nephew (not to mention their Flabulous Mum) and as it’s Easter I want to make a special cake for us to tuck into whilst they are here. It would be oh too easy to roll out my usual chocolate fudge cake but as I…

Fruity Nutty Flapjack Brittle

Last week was a tough old week and on Sunday, we were both worse for wear, The Dazzler is coming off cigarettes with eCigs and is finding it challenging and generally the mood was not good. I made a pot of my leek and potato soup with added bacon but we were still without niceness…