The Rum ‘n’ Coke Tropical Cake

Last night whilst waiting for the boy to get his butt to bed I was flicking through/salivating over the recipes in Matt Tebbutt’s ‘Guilty Pleasures: Your Favourite Sweet and Savoury Indulgences in 130 Easy Recipes’.  I had been thinking about doing something with a free fridge pack of pineapple I was given in a Morrison’s […]

How to use up leftover Easter goodies #3 Hot Cross Bun Bread and Butter pudding

Another fact which I have learnt from the new ITV show ‘Save Money Good Food’ (new episode tonight! Can’t wait!) is that Hot Cross Buns can cost as little as 8p each in the shops. With Easter having just passed and such cheap prices on the Easter staple of hot cross buns you may have a […]

Mixed Berry Rolls

I was inspired to make these after seeing a recipe in the January 2017 issue of the free Tesco magazine. My recipe is basically a slight variation on the one that featured in the magazine, so not a true inspired original recipe. The Tesco recipe is definitely fancier, mine just used what I had. INGREDIENTS […]

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 […]