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The Lardy Runner: Tarte Au Citron (And Doing Things That Scare You).

There are a few things that I have been nervous about and never really got round to trying. One of those was cycling on the roads and seeing as I’m well on my way to conquering this fear I thought I’d take on another one: making my own pastry. 410 more words

For The Love Of Running

Week Ninety Four - Mary Berry's Chocolate Swiss Roll & Dobaz Torte

Week ninety four and my bake was done in two parts this week. I delved with glee into Mary Berry’s Baking Bible and found the chocolate swiss roll which I made at the weekend and then the… 697 more words

Mary Berry

A Fantastic Fear of Everything

I’m going to build a picture for you. You’re at a friend’s garden party, some time in late summer. We’re in fully fledged ‘Bake-Off’ season, everyone’s had half a gallon of Pimms, the Mary Berry sandwiches are all gone. 390 more words

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The Ultimate Chocolate Roulade

I LOVE the Great British Bake Off!!!! Since they baked swiss rolls, I’ve been needing an excuse to bake one.

This is my own take on the chocolate caterpillar birthday cake. 381 more words

Cocoa Powder

Old Fashioned Coffee Cake

My earliest cake memories are of Coffee Cake. I don’t remember Mam ever baking them – we ate Peggy Ryan’s amazing home baked coffee cake slabs, bought in her brilliant and unfortunately now closed Home Baking shop in New Ross. 374 more words


Sorry about this...


Oh, and I forgot to post this a couple of weeks ago…

…And now you probably thinking it would have been better if I’d not posted it at all. 7 more words