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One Direction Cupcakes
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One Direction Cupcakes

I’ve been a little hesitant about this review on the latest One Direction cupcake kit since I understand that the British boy band may not be to everybody’s taste. However, I thought they were a really fun idea, especially if you’re shopping around the supermarket with young children or if you’re anything like me, a … Continue reading

Victoria Sponge
Cake / Recipes

Victoria Sponge

Here in the UK, Wimbledon is well underway. Whilst I may not be the biggest fan of tennis, I am most certainly a fan of the strawberry and cream tradition associated with the sport. Therefore, I decided to bake this classic sponge in honour of the game where I even went and picked the strawberries myself! INGREDIENTS … Continue reading

Diggers
Biscuits / Recipes

Diggers

These are a chewy, coconutty, delicious kind of flapjack. I had never heard of diggers before, but they’re definitely worth a try! INGREDIENTS 120g plain flour, sifted 225g caster sugar 100g oats 80g desiccated coconut 120g butter, melted 1tbsp golden syrup 1 level tsp of bicarbonate of soda 2tbsp boiling water METHOD 1. Grease and … Continue reading

Sweet Pear Sponge
Cake / Recipes

Sweet Pear Sponge

For my bake this week I decided to turn back to one of my favourite recipe books. I love the Marks & Spencers Simply Baking book because its recipes use ingredients that most of us have in our cupboard home. Since I was unable to decide which recipe was my favourite, I decided to start from the beginning with … Continue reading