Tea at Betty’s

It’s a bit cold and wintry outdoors and there is nothing more I like than snuggling up in the warm when it’s chilly outside. Do you want to know another thing I like though? Afternoon tea! Now, my trip to Betty’s tearooms in York for afternoon tea was quite some time ago- August 2017- but…

Festive Treats

Happy New Year! Today is the 6th January and is therefore traditionally the last day of Christmas. I hope you’ve all been enjoying yourself over the last few weeks and indulging in a few festive treats. I definitely have. A lot of people are on post- holidays diets (which I don’t hold with) because they’ve…

Very Easy Mince Pies Recipe

Hope you’ve all been enjoying a wonderful Christmas time! I certainly have and one of the things I’ve been doing is taking the opportunity to bake some festive treats. I love mince pies and especially enjoy making my own. If you have some mincemeat left over, or fancy extending the Christmas festivities (after all, Christmas…

Brilliant Banoffee Pie

A few months ago my friend made this delicious banoffee pie for me. I thought I’d share the recipe with you: For the base: 100g butter, melted 250g digestive biscuits, crushed For the caramel: 100g butter 100g dark brown soft sugar 397g can Carnation Condensed Milk For the top: 4 small bananas 300ml carton whipping…

Chocolate Honey Cake

Tatra Restaurant, Leicester It was a really cold night and we fancied something sweet. The honey cake is very popular in Latvia and Russian speaking countries and was delicious.

Ice Cream Sandwich 

I loved unwrapping this parcel… Salted Caramel Icecream Sandwich- Tonkotsu/ Happyendingsldn

Feeling Festive 

Layla and I decided to get in the mood for Christmas today! Lola’s Cupcakes, St. Pancras

French Pastries 

Pain au chocolat and latte Could pre-Christmas coffee and pastries with friends be any more decadent? Delices, Bedford

Birthday

My birthday feels so long ago now. As part of my celebrations, I sampled some Chocolate Cheesecake with Raspberry Sorbet. I think raspberry and chocolate have to be one of my favourite food combos.