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Jane's Spiced Pear Pudding

The Autumn Equinox falls today (see what I did there?!) and what a glorious Autumnal day it’s been down here in rural Cornwall!

I do favour the hot, balmy days of summer but it must be said that come late September I begin to yearn for the slight chill in the evening air, the gentle morning mists, the lilting voice of the Robins and most especially the darker evenings when everyone is at home for tea because it’s too dark and cold to play outside! 387 more words


Blueberry and Peach Coffee Cake

This coffee cake! You guys, I’m not even kidding… BEST EVER COFFEE CAKE! I don’t even want to bore you with a story about myself, or my dogs, or even the ever exciting world of Mr.PBandO (tiny shout out, he’s not impressed with one of my top ten items.. 573 more words



Although this incredibly delicious cake is very popular in Switzerland, I’ve first heard about if from a friend who visited Norway. Yesterday I decided to make it as a birthday cake for a friend and it was a huge hit. 224 more words


Perfect Coconut Party Cake

Recently another friend of mine had a birthday. Now I’ve told you how much value I place on the homemade birthday cakes. So of course, I started making baking plans for her cake. 1,081 more words


Family Reunion, Madison, WI

I was lucky enough to get a window seat on our short flight from Chicago to Madison. The end of summer weather was amazing, and the views from the plane were stunning. 256 more words


17/09/2014 Lunch: birthday biryani and cake

We finally have internet in our new apartment so here comes the first in a wave of blog posts from the last week… starting with my birthday last Wednesday. 404 more words


FOOD - Granny's Fruit Cake

I made one of these at the weekend, and loved it, so thought I should share! A lighter version of a normal fruit cake (which I’m not such a fan of), perfect with an afternoon cup of tea and an Autumnal sunny afternoon relaxing! 140 more words