Baking, muffins

Sweet Potato Ginger Bread

The title isn’t a misprint, I have indeed being making ginger bread with sweet potatoes and it has proven a big hit with….wait for it…..everybody!! Oh the joy; it can be tiresome trying to produce something that everyone enjoys fuss free so I was almost dancing when this cake was given all the thumbs up! This little beauty is perfect …

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kids in the kitchen, muffins

Easter Cakes

Having been told by my children last Easter that cupcakes of some description had to be made as it’s tradition, I didn’t even broach the subject with them this year. Instead, I recruited my Mini Chef & Baker Boy and spent the afternoon baking with them. Last years Easter Muffin recipe was hugely successful, prize winning in fact!! It won the  …

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Baking, muffins

The Pumpkin Virgin!

The supermarkets are awash with pumpkins as Halloween is fast approaching. Believe it or not, I have never cooked a pumpkin, we’ve carved many and had them sit upon our doorstep, but I’ve never cooked anything with one, so I have decided to rectify this. I couldn’t decided on something sweet or savoury to start so I let Mr S/H …

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