Bakes

Apple Roses

6th September 2016

I saw a beautiful photograph of these edible roses on Pinterest months ago, and I’ve been meaning to re-create them myself ever since. Finally I had a day to myself this weekend with no plans, so I decided to use up some leftover puff pastry (from making these vegetable tarts) and make them. The recipe […]

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Recipes | Focaccia Bread

17th November 2015

At the weekend we made our first ever bread! It was a very exciting moment in the Parslow/Price residence. We had the idea of making a sausage and bean stew for dinner, so decided to make a focaccia bread to go with it. We followed a very easy recipe that we found online, and it […]

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Lemon Drizzle Cupcakes

19th August 2015

In honour of The Great British Bake Off tonight, I thought I’d post my own bake – these delicious lemon drizzle cupcakes. I haven’t baked in so long (literally a year!), and I used to be a keen baker. I’m glad GBBO has got me inspired again, and I can’t believe I’ve never thought of […]

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Hot Chocolate Christmas Cupcakes

23rd December 2013

Ingredients (makes 12): 3oz sugar 3oz butter 3 small eggs 2oz flour 1oz cocoa powder 6oz icing sugar 3oz butter Mini marshmallows to garnish Cocoa powder to garnish Candy canes to garnish Method: Preheat the oven to 160 degrees. In a large mixing bowl cream together the butter and sugar. Add the eggs and flour, […]

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Blueberry & Greek Yogurt Muffins

15th October 2013

I found this blueberry muffin recipe on Pinterest and when I clicked through the beautiful cupcake photo I noticed that the recipe included Greek yogurt instead of butter. Firstly the recipe is in cups (American). If you don’t have any measuring cups you should be able to find lots of converters online if you google […]

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Mars Bar Cake Recipe

20th September 2012

Even the most inexperienced bakers will be able to create this wonderfully easy, and delicious Mars Bar Cake recipe. Consisting of just 4 ingredients, follow these 6 simple steps to make a sweet snack that everyone will enjoy! Ingredients (makes 10): 70g unsalted butter 3tbsp golden syrup 6 Mars bars chopped into small pieces 200g […]

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Ice-cream Cupcakes

23rd June 2012

Makes 8 4oz caster sugar 4oz butter 4oz self raising flour 2 eggs Ok so I’ve totally stolen these from Katy. I saw her post about them the other week and knew I had to try them out. You may have seen me post a photo on instagram the other day, and a few of […]

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Rainbow Cupcakes

30th March 2012

Cupcakes: Makes 18 4oz self raising flour, sugar and butter, 2 eggs Butter icing: 4oz butter, 8oz icing sugar Mini marshmallows Fizzy rainbow esque sweets So I’d seen these cakes a few times before and a friend actually pointed them out to me months ago saying I should make some. There’s lots of different variations but […]

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Cookie Monster Cupcakes!

26th February 2012

Cupcakes: Makes 18 4oz self raising flour, sugar and butter, 2 eggs Butter icing: 4oz butter, 8oz icing sugar Pack of cookies Royal icing and chocolate drops for the eyes! On Friday I made these super cute cookie monster cupcakes! I had seen a few images on instagram and then a friend of mine suggested I […]

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