Baking Projects · Seasonal Projects

Pancake Day!

This year Pancake Day for me was spent with my good friend Hannah, fellow blogger, from Hannah Trollope Recipes. I feel that you can’t beat the fun and chaos of making your very own pancakes, but why limit it to just Pancake Day? So we’re sharing the recipe and topping combinations that we made and… Continue reading Pancake Day!

Baking Projects · Seasonal Projects

White Chocolate and Pink Smartie Cookies

These cookies are the perfect combination of soft and crisp with the added bonus of being easy and quick to make! They’re great for a little treat or a gift for Valentine’s Day! What you’ll need: 120g unsalted butter (room temperature) 110g caster sugar 110g soft brown sugar 1 egg 220g self-raising flour 1 tsp… Continue reading White Chocolate and Pink Smartie Cookies

Baking Projects · Seasonal Projects

Valentine’s Heart Macarons

Looking for a different recipe for Valentine’s Day this year? Why not have a go at making these heart-shaped vanilla and white chocolate macarons? To make the macaron shells I followed a recipe by Tasty and added pink food colouring gel to get the soft pink colouring. When it came to piping the mixture out… Continue reading Valentine’s Heart Macarons

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Festive Sausage Rolls

Fancy having a go at making your own festive sausage rolls? My brother came up with this idea and flavour combinations and they went down a storm in my household! A perfect recipe to share among family and friends! What you’ll need: Puff pastry (you can use store-bought or homemade) 500g pork mince Salt and… Continue reading Festive Sausage Rolls

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Cinnamon Snowflake Pastry

Looking for a recipe that’ll wow your guests over the Christmas period? Have a go at making this Snowflake Cinnamon Pastry, not only does it look good, it tastes amazing! If you like this one, you may also like our Christmas Tree Tear and Share Pastry! What you’ll need: 1 pack of puff pastry 3… Continue reading Cinnamon Snowflake Pastry

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Christmas Tree Tear and Share Pastry

Looking for a recipe that’ll wow your guests over the Christmas period? Have a go at making this Christmas Tree Tear and Share Pastry, not only does it look good, it tastes amazing! What you’ll need: 1 pack of puff pastry Nutella Chocolate chips 1 egg yolk Icing sugar Let’s get started! Pre-heat the oven… Continue reading Christmas Tree Tear and Share Pastry

Seasonal Projects · Small Projects

Festive Clay Ornaments

Fancy making your own Christmas decorations this year? I loved making these ones! What you’ll need: Air Drying Clay Cookie Cutters Paint Glitter and PVA glue String/Ribbon Lace Let’s get started! To begin with, roll out the clay onto a mat until it’s roughly the thickness of a £1 coin. How much clay you use… Continue reading Festive Clay Ornaments

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Festive Cherry Rockcakes

These festive cherry rockcakes are a great crowd pleaser! They went down an absolute storm in my household. I remember making these all throughout my childhood and taking them round to my Nan’s, and they’re still as yummy as I remember! What you’ll need: 250g self-raising flour 100g light brown sugar 100g unsalted butter 125g… Continue reading Festive Cherry Rockcakes

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Bonfire Cupcakes

Looking for a bonfire night inspired bake? These are a perfect treat to have whilst watching the fireworks or warming up by the bonfire. My sister and I had a go at making these amazing bonfire themed cupcakes by Kate Murdoch over at Tastemade – Click here to find the recipe! You can really be… Continue reading Bonfire Cupcakes

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Halloween Double Chocolate Red Velvet Cake

With Halloween, just days away are you looking for a cool cake for your party or a centrepiece on your table? Look no further than this bat-themed cake! This recipe is a special one as I’ve teamed up with a good friend of mine at Hannah Trollope Recipes so if you like this cake you… Continue reading Halloween Double Chocolate Red Velvet Cake