Bakes, Small Treats

Raisin and Cherry Flapjack

This week I'll be sharing with you an easy and yummy flapjack recipe! This flapjack is great for an on-the-go snack or back to school treat. The best thing about flapjack is you can add all different kinds of dried fruit, so really get creative with it! What you'll need: 300g oats 100g brown sugar… Continue reading Raisin and Cherry Flapjack

Bakes, Savouries

Sun-dried Tomato and Pesto Swirls

These sundried tomato and pesto pinwheels are the perfect snack for chilled summer evenings and they're so easy to make! You can cheat like me and buy pre-made pastry or you can make your own. What you'll need: 4tsp green pesto Sundried tomatoes 50g cheddar cheese, grated 1 sheet of puff pastry (I used gluten-free)… Continue reading Sun-dried Tomato and Pesto Swirls

Bakes, Muffins

Cinnamon and Banana Muffins

This week I tried out a new recipe for Cinnamon and Banana Muffins by Jessica at Together As Family. The recipe was so easy to follow and I loved how they turned out!  I found them quite sweet but they're perfect for a little afternoon treat! Would definitely recommend giving these a try! - H

Bakes, Cakes

Iced Victoria Sponge

Looking for a way to spruce up a classic victoria sponge cake? Adding buttercream and some sprinkles is a great way to make a cake more exciting and appealing. What you'll need: 175g soft margarine 175g caster sugar 175g self-raising flour 3 eggs 1 1/2 tsp baking powder 1 tsp vanilla extract For the icing:… Continue reading Iced Victoria Sponge

Bakes, Cakes

Lemon Drizzle Tray Bake

Looking for a quick and delicious recipe to make? This Mary Berry lemon drizzle tray bake is the perfect cake for a little treat. The sponge is so light and fluffy finished off with a crunchy lemon glaze tppping. What you'll need for the cake: 225g butter (I used Vitalite, a dairy-free alternative) 225g caster… Continue reading Lemon Drizzle Tray Bake

Bakes, Chocolate, Cookies, 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

Bakes, Christmas, Savouries, Seasonal Projects

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

Hannah's Highlights

Hannah’s Highlights #6

Welcome back to Hannah's Highlights! This week I'll be showing off the last of my favourite Christmas crafts and bakes! DIY Photo Coasters by Little House of Four These coasters are such a great idea for a gift for someone special at Christmas! The tutorial is so easy to follow so you'll have your very… Continue reading Hannah’s Highlights #6

Hannah's Highlights

Hannah’s Highlights #5

Welcome back to Hannah's Highlights! This week I've been really liking small crafts and bites for Christmas! The following are really quick and easy projects but they all look so great! Medallion Snowflakes by One Dog Woof These are a great twist on the traditional paper snowflakes! They look so intricate and tricky but the… Continue reading Hannah’s Highlights #5

Hannah's Highlights

Hannah’s Highlights #4

Welcome back to Hannah's Highlights! This week we have more Christmas and festive themed projects featuring both crafts and bakes! Etched Snowflake Ornaments by Design Mom I love the look of these! They are such an effective piece! As Design Mom herself explains they can be made into so many different things! Click here for… Continue reading Hannah’s Highlights #4