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 …

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 …

Grown Up Vodka Jelly

Make 1 Pint of Jelly (I used strawberry flavour, an 11.5g sachet from Morrisons, no added sugar), and add 50ml of Vodka (or more, but will take longer to set). Add cucumber and apple batons to a pretty jar or bowl. Pour over the jelly. Leave to set in the fridge for a few hours, …

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 …

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 …