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Roasted Rhubarb Strawberry Oven Jam

Roasted Rhubarb Strawberry Oven Jam

Every year, in the hot months of summer, my Oma would make oven jam. My Opa would buy her bushels of fresh apricots and plums from the farmers markets, and she would slow roast the fruit until they caramelized and the juices thickened, creating silky fruit jams that she tucked into layers of her torte cakes for celebrations throughout the year
Strawberry Gin Jam

Strawberry Gin Jam

It’s September and according to the radio this means summer is officially over. ‘What summer. ’ is the cry from us folks in Scotland as the weather here has been patchy to say the least
Coffee Syrup Cake

Coffee Syrup Cake

We know we have a lot of coffee addict readers who crave for more coffee recipes. So we have worked together with Whittard of Chelsea to use one of their fantastic instant coffees to create a delicious moist coffee syrup cake
Cherry Almond Cookies

Cherry Almond Cookies

I wanted to bake a treat for Todd this weekend. He's suffering some side effects now from the radio-therapy and I wanted to make him something very tasty that he would enjoy
BLUEBERRY OATMEAL BREAD

BLUEBERRY OATMEAL BREAD

Most of us like to have oatmeal for breakfast but sometimes you feel bored eating the same thing again and again
Beetroot Brownie Recipe

Beetroot Brownie Recipe

Ever been a bit skeptical about putting vegetables in baking in an effort to make it healthier. I thought it was a little strange to put beetroot in baking, so when I had some beetroot leftover, I thought I would try this beetroot brownie recipe from BBCGoodFood and see how it fared
Triple Chocolate Cookies

Triple Chocolate Cookies

Searching for last-minute chocolate recipes for my choir's "Tea and Cake" rehearsal (top tip - if you sing in a choir, ask for a tea and cake rehearsal
Slimming World Jelly Sweets

Slimming World Jelly Sweets

I have such a sweet tooth and sometimes fruit, yogurt or chocolate touch it. I came across the some jelly sweet posts on Instagram and I had to test it out
Mincemeat Oat Bites

Mincemeat Oat Bites

Last week I shared my deliciously moreish Cranberry, Coconut and Chia Seeds Oat Bites. They were enjoyed so much I decided to add a bit more of a Christmas twist to them
Raspberry Almond Coffee Cake

Raspberry Almond Coffee Cake

With raspberry season being in full swing at the moment I had a real hankering for a raspberry cake. Oh, I do love raspberries any way I can get them, but they really shine in cakes
Spiced Apple Cake

Spiced Apple Cake

This smells so good when it is in the oven - sweet and cinnamony. The apples makes it  really moist and yummy
Carrot Cake Cookies

Carrot Cake Cookies

Now everyone loves a piece of carrot cake, but how about a carrot cake but in a cookie. Well here it is, a cookie inspired with carrot cake flavours, with carrots, raisins, cinnamon and ginger
Sunken Pear and Chocolate Cake

Sunken Pear and Chocolate Cake

This easy to make sunken pear and chocolate cake makes a fabulous centre piece. Not only is it lovely as a cake with a cuppa or a coffee it also makes a delicious dessert cake
SIMPLE OATY BISCUITS TO BAKE AT HOME

SIMPLE OATY BISCUITS TO BAKE AT HOME

Fiona’s Oaty Biscuits. Simple oaty biscuits to bake at home. Simple is great and it’s a shame that simple is often thought to be boring

Coffee & walnut cake

250g pack softened butter, plus extra for the tins Butter butt-err Butter is made when lactic-acid producing bacteria are added to cream and churned to make an…