Inspired by Nigella ‘Chop Chop Earl Grey Muffins’ (Batch Cooking my Work Breakfasts)

I decided to watch Saturday Kitchen Live today on BBC 1, a show I surprisingly don’t normally watch, and my watching it today has absolutely nothing to do with my crush on a certain TV chef. One of the segments of the show featured the widely known Nigella Lawson who was making Chai Breakfast Muffins. …

Chocolate ‘Weetabix’ Brownies

I think when you start living away from home as a young ‘professional’ (or un-professional in my case) you may go through a few teething problems when it comes to the food shopping. If you are half curious about cooking and a bit of a foodie you may find you end up with exotic ingredients …

Banana, Date and Rum Bake

I am a Banana fiend. They are definitely my favourite fruit. They are versatile. They give you the get up and go in a breakfast smoothie, and they can also lull you off to sleep in a nice pudding. As a Banana fiend, and you will know from my weekly financial reviews how often I …

When Life Hands You Lemons You Make…Flapjacks and Cookies

Saturday was shopping day, as it is every week. As it was the start of a new food shopping month I was going bold and stocking up. I went to Holland and Barrett to re-stock on some vitamins I was running low on, and to buy a bulk load of stock powder. I had 2 …

Odds and Sods Flapjacks

I have eaten two chunks of this whilst still warm from the oven and I dare go one further from saying it is ‘edible’ to saying it is ‘delicious’. It tastes a bit like the berry flavour Trek Bar, which at one point I was buying at least once a day. It has banished so …

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 …

The AAA Therapy Cake

Hi guys, Today was a beautiful sunny day in the South West of England and South Wales, and I spent my morning at a Job Interview. Naturally for someone who finds talking to their friend’s difficult enough at times, I find Job Interviews a wee bit scary and traumatic. There was only one thing to …