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Plum Tart

A birthday really isn’t a birthday without some form of home baking, and since it’s my father’s turn today, we made him one of his favourites. 274 more words


Vicky Bakes ... Palmiers

Week 9 is Semi-Final week, which means there’s only week left (sob) and the last ever episode of the Great British Bake Off on the BBC is next week. 116 more words


Vicky Bakes ... Mincemeat and Marzipan Cake

Tudor Week

Week 8 of the bake off was Tudor week, and I wasn’t particularly enamored with the theme. The remaining bakers were set the challenge  of making a hot water crust pie fit for Henry VII, some odd looking knotted biscuits and a marchpane decorated cake. 287 more words


Butter Cookies

Hi guys, I finally bake-d again after ages.. and I decided to bake some (cute looking) cookies. It’s just the standard recipe which I have been following for the past 2-3 years or so and it has never failed on me. 349 more words


The Lasagna Chronicles

Lasagna is one of those things that, in London, was cheap to cook, easy to feed in large quantities to people, and fool-proof. In Kuala Lumpur, however, it’s a whole ‘nother matter. 737 more words


A Simple Everyday Fruit Cake

More than 20 years ago I bought one of these little fruit cakes at a church cake sale near where I lived in Sheffield. It was so delicious that I asked around to find out who had made it and when I tracked her down the lady was kind enough to give me the recipe. 279 more words


Baking again

I bought these Star Wars cookie cutters from work the other day; I’d been seeing them for weeks in the deliveries and I knew I had to get them. 124 more words