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…

Today I used my loaf…and baked a wholemeal one!!

It’s a windy Sunday with not much going on and neither of us were much into heading out so we popped on a movie and settled into an afternoon vegging. About ten minutes in I realised we had no niceness in the house and in a bid to keep the Dazzler on his health kick…

Yesterday I got a FLABULOUS compliment

As you know I spent Friday night baking and blogging in preparation for yesterday’s birthday celebrations. The day was amazing, and even though we drove through torrential rain, the sun came out to play for the whole party, meaning we could spend it in the garden…. The food was Flabulous, with quiches and meats and…

I’m going through Diabetic Hell!! I’m Making Cupcakes!!

Yes you heard me right- Cupcakes Dammit!! Ahhh but they will be Flabulous sugar free creations that will help us all live longer without our sugar cravings killing us, I hear you cry!! OH HELL NO!!! You see today is my Flabulous Nephew, Rufus’s, 3rd birthday and I have made his birthday cake since he…

Blackcurrant Jam and back to baking weekend

I’ve been remiss of late, what with a new job, going out more and the court case I’ve not had the inclination, or if I’m being honest, the energy to have a cooking day so things like baking bread, making pancakes or even cooking ahead have all fallen by the wayside…that is until this morning!!…

My chocolate fudge cake

My new job has inspired me to start a weekly bakeoff at work and I thought the best way of doing that would be to inspire them with my ( ok Nigellas) signature chocolate fudge cake. Now I say it’s Nigellas because I thought that’s where I got the recipe but now I’ve just tried…

Bagelmania

Last night whilst channel surfing we tuned into a bagel advert. The room went quiet, a sure sign that some thinking was going on, and then at the exact same moment we both blurted out that we’d love a bagel!! It was one of those seminal moments when I realised I was going to have…