Bread, Breakfast

Breakfast Time!

On Father’s Day I presented Mr. Simply Homemade with a delicious breakfast of Eggs Benedict. Eggs Benedict Serves 4 For the Hollandaise Sauce: 1 Tbsp white wine vinegar 2 egg yolks 150g butter 1 tbsp lemon juice Salt & Pepper 8 Bacon Rashers 100g Fresh Spinach 25g Butter ¼ tsp nutmeg 4 eggs, at room temperature ½ tbsp vinegar 4  thick slices of …

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My Mam’s Brown Bread

This is my Mam’s Brown Bread recipe, she made this every week without fail and there was always a few loaves in the freezer. No matter what events were occurring in the local community, be it the local field day, a fundraising bake sale or a charity coffee morning, she always got requests for her bread. Ingredients (for 2 loaves) …

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Baking, Bread

Banana & Apple Loaf

My children appear to be rebelling against the fruit bowl! Thursday arrived and lo & behold the fruit bowl still contained four very ripe banana’s. Having made Muffins last week & determined not to throw the banana’s in the bin, I got out the cookbooks and settled on a Banana & Apple Loaf. The recipe is from Tana Ramsay’s Family …

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