Category Archives: Bake

If in doubt, bake a cake!

Cook: Strawberry Jam for a Rainy Day

Mornin’ all, First of all a very happy July 4th to all our lovely readers state-side. We are super jealous and wish you all a lovely holiday, whether you are spending some fun summery time at the beach or just … Continue reading

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Bake: English Gingerbread Cake

So it would seem summer is sort of here, or at least it seems to be here whenever we are all stuck at work, and reverts to torrential downpours of rain just in time for the weekend. The knock on … Continue reading

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Bake: Chocolate chip banana muffins

Good morning, Good morning! Today the weather in Edinburgh is super gross! (how can this be June?) but we aren’t letting the rain dampen our spirits because this weekend we have some very fun visitors arriving to spend time with … Continue reading

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Bake: Earl Grey Chocolate Cake

Hey everyone! We hope you all had a lovely weekend. As you know Phil and I are currently living it up stateside and taking a couple of weeks out to spend with friends and family and have some much deserved … Continue reading

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Bake: Swedish Pear and Chocolate Cake

Here’s a little known fact for you: the Sweedish really (really) know what they’re doing when it comes to home baking. Nope, I’m not talking about those slightly dodgy breakfast croissants and bakery items you can get at IKEA on … Continue reading

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Bake: Hot Cross Bun and Butter Pudding

If you walk into our house at any given point at the moment here is what you will see: in the lounge sat at the dining room table is Phil, surrounded by a pile of books and study materials, head … Continue reading

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Bake: Easter Weekending and Hot Cross Buns

When I was younger, Easter was mostly about Chocolate, that and my school would put on an Easter play. I was Mary Magdalene one year and my Mum spent hours making me a blue shift dress and yellow head scarf … Continue reading

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