Easy peasy lemon squeezy drizzle cakes
Baking / Free from / Fruit & veg / vegetarian

Easy peasy lemon squeezy drizzle cakes

Sometimes we seek culinary adventures to stretch the palate. Sometimes we crave comfort to soothe the heart. I was feeling a little off-colour at the weekend and wanted the satisfaction of baking without the hassle of complicated ingredients or processes (i.e. without switching my brain on).  The lemon drizzle cake is the ultimate pin-up for … Continue reading

Spiced butternut squash whoopie pies with maple cream cheese filling
Baking / Free from / Fruit & veg / vegetarian

Spiced butternut squash whoopie pies with maple cream cheese filling

Hip hip hooray, it’s whoopie pies today! If you’re mad enough to ask WHY…because: – it’s autumn and there are squash and pumpkins EVERYWHERE; – an American friend just had a baby and I wanted to bring her something (not another babygrow) that reminded her of home; and – my friend Anouk asked me to … Continue reading

Coffee cupcakes with coffee & white chocolate buttercream
Baking / Free from / vegetarian

Coffee cupcakes with coffee & white chocolate buttercream

1. Coffee is very tasty. Fact. 2. 1 in 10 of the world’s population do not have access to safe drinking water. Fact. 3. This week is UK Coffee Week: You can celebrate your favourite drink and help raise money to provide clean water in African coffee-growing countries. That’s right, another fact. Get involved. You know … Continue reading