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Tips for making, flavouring & decorating cakes

Tips for making, flavouring & decorating cakes

Admittedly, for home consumption this is not the biggest problem in the world. I am certainly not the best when it comes to the more elaborate decoration of cakes, and I am certainly no expert, so I tend to stick to a few tricks that work well for me and cause the minimum of fuss
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Tea Time Treats for January 2013: The Round-Up with Citrus Delights!

Tea Time Treats for January 2013: The Round-Up with Citrus Delights!

Her Orange and Passion Fruit Cupcakes have a light fruity and refreshing taste to them, and the inspiration for the cakes came to her during a recent shopping trip to a local farm shop,  when Angela spotted some home-made curds, and as soon as she saw the jar of passion fruit and orange,  she knew I wanted to use in these little cakes
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Treat Petite February - Round Up

Treat Petite February - Round Up

Who needs restaurant food when you can make these gorgeous Valentine Mochaccino Mousses by How To Cook Good Food yourself at home, stunning
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Coconut Pralines #ChristmasWeek #Giveaway

Coconut Pralines #ChristmasWeek #Giveaway

This could take several hours or even overnight, depending on the temperature of your home. Christmas Week is possibly my favorite blogger event because our host, Kim of Cravings of a Lunatic is the best and I love cooking and baking along with this fabulous merry band
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101 Tasty & Easy Holiday Cookie Swap Recipes

101 Tasty & Easy Holiday Cookie Swap Recipes

Another batch of ideas for jazzing up your shortbread. Let’s focus on all of the amazing recipes out there you can make to wow your friends and family
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Review of Persiana by Sabrina Ghayour

Review of Persiana by Sabrina Ghayour

I served this with my own recipe flatbreads and Sabrina’s Radish, Cucumber and Red Onion Salad with Mint and Orange Blossom Dressing…which I have to say I was a little disappointed by…I liked the idea, but the reality, while being perfectly pleasant, was nothing to write home about
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Mother’s Day:  Spiced Earl grey and Chocolate Bundt

Mother’s Day: Spiced Earl grey and Chocolate Bundt

So this Mother’s make it a super special day by baking or gifting her some delightful home made treats
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Father's Day Treats

Father's Day Treats

Also, I don't do alcohol at home for. Its Father's Day this Sunday and I thought it would be fun this morning to share with you some of the things I wish I could cook for my dad
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The Christmas Tag

The Christmas Tag

That curry just tastes like home to me – and always evokes happy, cosy memories when eaten any other time of the year
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Christmas Cookies . . .

Christmas Cookies . . .

The shops are full of them of course, but there is nothing nicer than beautiful homemade ones. They are just far too hard and not at all like the gumdrops from back home
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All The Degustaboxes!

All The Degustaboxes!

I’ve not had any weekends free in months, and I’ve been trying to go to the gym on week days so my spare time has been minimal and blogging has taken a bit of a step back
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Almond poppyseed shortbread and home baking

Almond poppyseed shortbread and home baking

Humble old shortbread is often forgotten about, only ever bought from the supermarket for snacking. They are one of the best additions to a cup of tea that I can think of
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Fabulous Fudge - 5 minute fix !

Fabulous Fudge - 5 minute fix !

I've finally made some and am going to send it home for my parents and brother to enjoy. Of course, I've also got to make things in all these new mould designs in order to show them off
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Millionaire's Shortbread: GBBO Week #5

Millionaire's Shortbread: GBBO Week #5

They aren't the neatest Millionaire's Shortbreads in the world, but I do like my bakes to have a home made look to them
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The Cake & Bake Show 2014

The Cake & Bake Show 2014

They made brandy snaps with lemon cream and Christine was fully prepared with her homemade shaping cone and stand
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Goosnargh Cakes - Forgotten Food for Slow Food Week 2013

Goosnargh Cakes - Forgotten Food for Slow Food Week 2013

Goosnargh is a village just outside Preston and is now probably more famous as the home of fabulous poultry production
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Courgette Fritters, Rhubarb Fool & Vanilla Shortbread

Courgette Fritters, Rhubarb Fool & Vanilla Shortbread

uniformity is the province of the conveyor belt not of home cooking. Recently when out and about I came across the Mama grater in the same design, so I thought, well anything that gets me over my grating thing, and home it came