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Simple Shortbread

There are so many variations on the classic shortbread recipe, but I have adapted mine from Paul Hollywood’s as it just works perfectly every time. It’s so simple to make too with only four ingredients. 222 more words


Chocolate Chip Cookies

I’ve never found any kind of biscuit I like more than a chocolate chip cookie, and it’s not for want of trying. The only real risk involved is when you encounter a conniving cook who participates in the barbarian practice of substituting chocolate for dried fruits, presumably to punish recalcitrant children. 359 more words



I remember the first time I had a cappuccino. I was 7 years old and had just finished my first piano exam. To celebrate completing an exam that to me was extraordinarily nerve racking, mum took me to a cafe in the city where I sampled my first coffee. 467 more words

Afternoon Tea

"where have all the biscuits gone?"

“No more Rich Tea!” Said Graham, sadly.

“Then you should write poor tea!

Like me;

It’s what I do

So, risk it

Just once

For a biscuit… 10 more words


The Most Basic Biscuits

I love using this recipe for a quick and easy fix of something sweet to eat. Rather than going to the shop to buy snacks I just bake these instead. 143 more words


Peanut Butter Cookie Time

I actually made these a couple of weeks ago and did not get round to writing a post.  However, given that it is Independence Day in the USA, now seemed as good a time as any. 463 more words


Oatmeal Cookies

Busy time here, financial year end, accounts to be wrapped up, reports to be done, number, figures, totals, additions, subtractions…. I am dreaming about it. 401 more words