Apricot & Raisin Bread (cake)

I’ve been trying to mix up the lunchboxes with a little healthier options (apart from the cup of sugar lol 😂 this is a pretty good treat option) All 3 big kids love this bread … ok cake 😂 1 1/2 cups Plain Flour 1 tsp Baking powder 1 cup Caster Sugar 200grm Butter 3… Continue reading Apricot & Raisin Bread (cake)

Minestrone Soup

I’m in the final weeks of my pregnancy and on maternity leave… I’m so stuffed! End of pregnancy is tough. I just want to eat and sleep. This soup really hit the spot last night. It can be a simple vegetarian meal or add some bacon if you like. The recipe below is what i… Continue reading Minestrone Soup

Dough recipe using milk & butter

This weather is terrible for making dough…it takes forever to rise and sometimes doesn’t at all. I decided to try again using a variation on my usual recipe and even though it tastes awesome the dough didn’t actually rise as much as I’d like. I love winter but summer is so much better for baking.… Continue reading Dough recipe using milk & butter