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Orange Chocolate Chip Shortbread.

Excuse the dire photography in this post.  Taking photos isn’t my strong point.  The photos didn’t do these tasty morsels justice.

I baked these shortbread pieces for my family to eat at home while I was away staying away in Canada visiting my brother and his family.  426 more words

Chocolate Treats

My book review on Mary Berry's new book


As you have probably realised by now, that I love Mary Berry and everything she stands for. So when I heard she was bringing out this book I got so excited, 532 more words

Claire's Cosy Little Home

Banana loaf recipe - with pictures

The way I make my banana loaf has evolved a little since I first wrote about it, so I thought I would update my recipe. With pictures! 481 more words


Mary Berry shocks the nation by revealing she's never had a takeaway

Yes, you heard right: Mary Berry has never had a takeaway. Ever.

Just let that sink in for a minute: that means Mary doesn’t know the feeling of burning your tongue on a boiling hot bhuna, or the delights of fighting for the last chicken ball, or that all-too familiar feeling of finding garlic mayo on your face the morning after a late-night kebab. 385 more words


Tiramisu cake - a cautionary tale

What can I say about Tiramisu?  Well, it’s not trifle.  I learned that after years of confusion.  Much like Al Pachino is not Robert DeNiro.  I know they were different but somehow they always occupied the same space in my brain.  899 more words

Food for Thought

Quick update! My food project is going well so far. Well in that I have not yet thrown in the towel that is. I am about 2 months in and still have not repeated a meal. 425 more words


The September Playlist

It’s October, hallowe’en is approaching, Christmas stuff is appearing in the shops and the sun is really phoning in its performance now. Oh and it’s time for the September playlist obviously. 1,063 more words