Baileys Chocolate Brownies

Ok, a bit of a cheat here. This is my Chocolate Weetabix Brownies recipe, but with added Baileys. Still lovely though. It took a lot longer to cook because of the alcohol, but they are still delicious. By the way, I know my last two food posts have been about alcohol, but I honestly don’t …

The Get in my Face Chocolate Banana Balls

Yep, get in my face and balls have appeared in the same title. This is totally ripped off  adapted from a recipe in the cookbook Hungry? The innocent recipe book for filling your family with good stuff by the Innocent Smoothie People but I use less ingredients because it’s cheaper. The recipe is supposed to use …

Marmite Chocolate Shortbread

What What What!?! Marmite Chocolate Shortbread?!? That’s right. For Easter this year I bought the boy a Marmite Chocolate Easter Egg because I thought he would like it (this was based on his favourite breakfast which is Marmite on toast cut into soldiers which he dips into a hot chocolate). This was his verdict on …

How to use up leftover Easter goodies #2 Chocolate Treat Tiffin

This recipe does not include any dried fruit that is more typical of a tiffin as the boy dislikes it. Feel free to add some if you like. I was following a recipe from River Cottage Lover Your Leftovers which is a recipe book I absolutely love. Basically if you have a glut of chocolate, biscuits of …

How to use up leftover Easter goodies #1 Chocolate Brownies

According to my new-favourite-show-on-TV ‘Good Food, Save Money’ on ITV children end up with 8-9 Easter eggs on average on the Easter Weekend. That is a lot of chocolate. Now you could eat it all in it’s original form and feel very, very sick, or you could do some therapeutic baking and make delicious melt …

Decadent Chocolate Bites

Today I banished more items from the cupboard. I feel bad for even calling this a recipe, as it is so simple. INGREDIENTS 2 x 150g Bars of Tesco Dark Chocolate  (It’s about 75p per 150g bar) Dried Cranberries (79p for 170g – Home Bargains, you only need a small amount) Mixed Seeds (the bag …