How to make really easy, and deliciously cheesy scones. Then once they’re made, why not turn them into yummy scone-wiches, perfect for a picnic on a summer’s day.
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A twist on the traditional fruit scone recipe, jam packed full of dried cranberries, blueberries and cherries.
Create some of your chocolate box favourites at home – strawberry and orange creams and delicious after dinner mints.
A scrumptious, indulgent and easy-to-make rocky road recipe.
Caramel filled chocolates – Perfect as a gift or simply an indulgent treat for yourself. Find out how to make them yourself with this step-by-step tutorial.
My step-by-step guide to making Easter eggs at home.
How to make the perfect afternoon tea treat – scones. Once they’ve baked, enjoy them with butter, jam and plenty of clotted cream.
A delicious, fruity and healthy alternative to crisps for your little ones to enjoy. Really easy to make and no nasty added extras.
Traditional Irish soda bread with a sweet, chocolatey twist. Unbelievably simple to make, no kneading, no proving, and ready for the oven in under 10 minutes.
Chocolate chip and peanut butter cookies. Soft and gooey on the inside, slightly crisp on the outside. Absolutely delicious!
Making fairy cakes with children is so simple and so much fun. Here’s my recipe for simple vanilla cupcakes and two different types of icing.
Delicious coffee sponge with a hidden caramel centre, topped with whipped vanilla cream and drizzled with a bit more caramel.
Delicious caramel sauce – Quick and easy to make with just three ingredients. Drizzle it on pretty much anything to add some lovely caramel sweetness.
Add a fun twist to a dinner party or surprise someone with a special message with homemade fortune cookies.
How to make Béchamel Sauce (White Sauce) – My simple step-by-step instructions for making Béchamel from scratch at home.
My perfect pizza dough recipe. Guaranteed to disappear from my family’s plates every time.
Apple crumble flapjacks – Golden flapjacks with a layer of juicy apple and raisins. Perfect on their own as a snack or smothered in hot homemade custard for a warming dessert.
Sweet cinema-style popcorn with orange and spices – The perfect accompaniment to a Christmas film.
My recipe for traditional deep-filled mince pies. A delicious light almond pastry filled with homemade mincemeat.
A delicious, light vanilla sponge birthday cake recipe. Quick and simple to make and perfect for decorating to make a birthday really special.
A mild curry paste made with almonds, coconut and spices. Quick and simple to make, ready in just 10 minutes, and full of flavour.
Dried fruit and spices soaked in orange and lemon juice, and brandy – yum.
Delicious almond sponge with cherries and a layer of gooey marzipan in the centre.
Vanilla sponge with a hidden raspberry jam and custard centre and topped with an italian meringue frosting.
Bread is one of my favourite things to make and with this basic white bread recipe it’s really simple to make and tastes delicious.