I haven't made a cake for what feels like weeks and with the British weather being its unpredictable self at the moment, a cake was definitely needed. Not just any cake but a cake that evokes autumn from the scent to the taste. This cake is perfect for any time of year but I absolutely … Continue reading Ginger cake! Gluten, Dairy, Soya, Egg, Nut free and Vegan.
Cookies are a staple in many households, wether they be chocolate, fruity or nutty. But as we all know, it's difficult to find an amazing cookie that is allergy friendly. Search no further for we have found the most amazing recipe for soft, squidgy, moreish, moist cookies. We absolutely love adding dried apricots so I've … Continue reading Apricot Cookies. Gluten, Dairy, Soya, Egg, Nut Free and Vegan.
We all know what kids can be like, especially in summer. They love ice cream and ice lollies and ask for them, somewhat, relentlessly. I hate giving David masses of sugar laden pre packaged lollies and ice creams and even pre packaged sorbets can be relatively unhealthy with additives. If you're anything like us we … Continue reading Fruit sorbet, simple 3 ingredient recipe! Gluten, Dairy, Soya, Egg, Nut Free and Vegan.
It's summer and we don't really want to be slaving over a hot oven when it comes to meals, let alone dessert. This quick and simple Eton mess can be pulled together within minutes if you already have your meringues made. I actually feel abit of a fraud calling this a recipe it's so simple! … Continue reading Super quick and easy Eton Mess. Gluten, Dairy, Soya, Egg, Nut Free and Vegan.
A staple of British summer is funfairs and markets. And a staple of funfairs and markets for my family is freshly cooked, warm sugar donuts. No matter where we went if there was donuts on offer we would always buy them. Unfortunately I can't carry on this tradition with Roo because of his allergies, however … Continue reading Sugar Donuts. Gluten, Dairy, Soya, Egg, Nut Free and Vegan.
Brownies and blondies are one of those things that everyone craves from time to time. And overripe bananas always seem to pop up at the perfect moment. This little creation came about from the desire for a gooey, soft treat and the need to use up an old banana. Chocolate is amazing, but sometimes you … Continue reading Banana Blondies. Gluten, Dairy, Soya, Egg, Nut Free and Vegan.
We like Jam, but we love homemade jam. Especially the way my great grandma used to make it. Her strawberry jam would have big chunks of strawberry and it was always a treat to get that piece. I have made homemade jam for a long time and I am finally happy with this super simple … Continue reading Super simple 3 ingredient Homemade Jam. Gluten, Dairy, Soya, Egg, Nut Free and Vegan.
So Roo turned 4!! How on earth did that happen?! That little man has taken us on many ups and downs over his life and it's crazy to think he's now 4 years old and will soon be starting full time school. As a Thomas the tank engine and train obsessed little boy, I just … Continue reading Drayton Manor – Thomas Land trip review.
It's summer and pineapple is one of those perfect summer fruits. And what's better than to combine the perfect summer fruit and a deliciously soft and light cake. This version of the traditional Pineapple upside down cake is gluten, dairy, soya, egg, but free and vegan. The sponge is deliciously soft and moist with a … Continue reading Pineapple Upside Down cake. Gluten, Dairy, Soya, Egg, Nut Free and Vegan.
Banana bread in itself is an absolutely deliciously yummy snack at any time of day. This chocolate version takes it one step further into Cake territory and makes it the perfect afternoon snack with a cup of tea. Slightly sweeter than a normal banana bread this cake will definitely satisfy a sweet craving without being … Continue reading Chocolate Banana Bread. Gluten, Dairy, Soya, Egg, Nut Free and Vegan.