Refreshing Lemon and Lime Cupcakes

I do not think that I know of anyone who doesn’t enjoy a cupcake. There’s one for everyone, as well as there being one to suit each season. During the harsh Winter months, everyone needs comfort food. Food which provides a shoulder to cry on, the warmth of a good cuddle. For me, this comes […]

Lemon Meringue Pie

Who doesn’t love lemon meringue pie? It’s zesty, it’s sweet, it’s zingy, it’s wonderful and it’s smile-inducing. And probably diabetes-inducing if you eat more than one slice. Which I did. I ate waaaay more than one slice. But who can blame me? I love meringue, it’s just lovely. It’s so light and fluffy. Lemon curd […]

Sweet Parsnip and Apple Soup

I know, I know. Yet another soup recipe. I just love the stuff! It’s so easy to eat, especially if you don’t feel like having anything too heavy. Not to mention it being extremely healthy and comforting. I make a pot of soup each week, trying to mix things up every time I do. No […]

Flavoursome Courgette and Garlic Soup

Garlic. Garlic. Garlic. Mmmmm. Whenever I’m out and about, wandering around, I can smell it. It’s always there. Whether I pass Ginos, Espresso, La Palma or any eatery, the story is the same. The smell of garlic is wafting like it has never wafted before. I add garlic to all of my dishes. It’s even […]

Guinness Soda Bread

Sometimes there is nothing that I need more than a bowl of thick homemade soup and a slice or two of freshly baked, good, old-fashioned soda bread. Although sometimes I get the urge to throw the contents of a can of Guinness into the recipe. Why you might ask? Why not, is the important question. […]