Christmas Cake Mix Rusks

Christmas Cake Mix Rusks

I have had a lot of requests for this recipe of late. It started as an accident, because I didn’t have any raisins, so I used some Christmas Cake mix instead. First my hubby was obsessed and then gradually the class ladies started to become 

How to make the perfect Gingerbread House

How to make the perfect Gingerbread House

This blog first appeared on Food 24 but has been edited to update If you want to get in on a little of that Christmas magic, here is the guide to your perfect gingerbread real estate! The Perfect Panels The first step is to bake 

Ginger Biscuits

Ginger Biscuits

Ingredients You can vary your recipes a little to suit your personal taste, for instance, if you want a darker, slightly more bitter cookie, try replacing the golden syrup with molasses.  In general, recipes with less syrup and no egg tend to be crisper.  Here 

Muesli Rusks

Muesli Rusks

Had a recent request for this recipe so I decided to repost it. You can check out our buttermilk rusk recipe here. These are the rusks of my dreams! Easy to adapt to use the ingredients you have

Easter Meringue Nests

Easter Meringue Nests

Make these adorable Easter nests for your Easter Table! So easy and so cute! Perfectly fun dessert for your Easter table

No-spread Gingerbread Cookies

No-spread Gingerbread Cookies

I am not normally a fan of gingerbread, but THIS one is perfectly spicy. Not too spicy, soft but easy to work with and more-ish. You can play around with the spice levels to suit your preferences. The dough can be frozen and the cookies 

Spice Cookies

Spice Cookies

If your kids are anything like mine, they love the IDEA of gingerbread men, but they find the actual gingerbread a bit too ‘spicy’. That’s kid talk for ‘challenging’ and if you have a kid that is sensitive to strong flavours this recipe is for 

Rhoda’s Cheese Straws

Rhoda’s Cheese Straws

This highly coveted recipe from my Great Aunt is a lovely savoury addition to any tea time. Would be perfect in lunch boxes or part of a tea time spread. My great aunt’s name as Rhoda and she had a very close relationship with my 

Florentines

Florentines

These are one of my personal favourites and you can vary them to match your taste by adding YOUR favourite fruits and nuts. Perfectly nutty, fruity and chocolaty

Romany Creams

Romany Creams

If you are looking for a perfect little cookie to make this weekend, then these Romany creams are perfect. Easy to make and they last for ages! Absolutely delicious homemade Romany Creams