How To Make Royal Icing

You’ll Need: 10g Meri-white 100ml Water 500g Icing Sugar Sieve your icing sugar, this is essential to avoid lumps which will make the icing difficult to pipe. In a bowl with a beater, first add water followed by Meri-white, mix for a few minutes just to combine and then scrape down the bowl. Carefully add […]

Perfect For Breakfast On The Go!

Mix it all together! Golden brown! Ready for a taste test! Love this fruit and oat slice, perfect for breakfast on the go or as a lunch box addition! Here’s what I used: 140g light brown sugar 3 tbsp golden syrup 140g butter 250g oats 85g raisin/sultanas 85g walnut pieces or any other nut you […]

Who Doesn’t Like Coconut Ice?

Hands off it’s mine! Colour free coconut ice! First layer in place! Pink coloured coconut ice! Top layer done! This pink and white coconut ice is delicious and needs no baking: what colour will you make yours? 397g can condensed milk 350g desiccated coconut 350g icing sugar few drops vanilla extract pink food colour 23cm […]

It’s Only Fudge!

My Favourite: Creamy, salted caramel flavoured fudge. What’s your favourite flavour? Oh no, have to eat it now! Here’s what I used: 100g butter 550g demerara sugar 200g golden syrup 350ml double cream 1 tsp vanilla extract ½ tsp sea salt flakes Here’s how I made it: Simmering! You must leave it to set! Cut […]

Yummy Raspberry Jam!

Why do raspberries always ripen at once? After picking two kilos in one day, I decided to make some jam and was not disappointed. How can something so simple taste so good? Equal quantities of fruit and Granulated sugar are used for this jam, so if you have two cups of fruit, you will need […]

Red Velvet!

These Red Velvet Cupcakes with cream cheese frosting look and taste amazing, perfect for a special treat! Red Velvet Cupcake Recipe 250g plain flour 2 tablespoons cocoa powder 2 teaspoons baking powder 1/2 teaspoon bicarbonate of soda 100g soft unsalted butter 200g caster sugar 1 tablespoon red food colour paste 2 teaspoons vanilla extract 2 […]

Yummy Pud!

Don’t waste your leftover bread, make a yummy pud instead! This bread pudding is a great way to use up leftover bread, rolls and buns. Try it you’ll love it! Bread pudding recipe 500g left over bread 500ml milk 200g dried mixed fruit 2 tsp mixed spice 2 medium sized eggs 100g melted butter 100g […]

Piñata Cake With Surprises Inside!

This Piñata cake is packed with surprises, brightly decorated with multi coloured sponge layers to match and filled with yummy sweets. Kids love them! I made this one for my 29 year old big kid and she and her friends loved it! Filled with their favourite sweets it’s a great surprise, in my daughter’s case it was […]

Best Chocolate Brownie Ever!

I’ve tried a number of chocolate brownie recipes in the past but none come close to this one, it’s crunchy on the top and gooey in the middle with chunks of chocolate in every mouth full, fabulous! You gotta try this, let me know what you think, it could be your best ever brownie too! […]