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Peanut Butter Muffins

Would I be right in saying peanut butter is a bit like marmite, in that people either love it or hate it
Easy But Delicious: Lemon and Blueberry Cupcakes

Easy But Delicious: Lemon and Blueberry Cupcakes

Aside from the set back from Storm Doris last week, the sun seems to be finally making an appearance, it is actually light when I wake up and get home from work and the temperature seems to be warming up slightly

bakewell tart cheesecake.

In the Midlands we're pretty spoilt for food. With Leicestershire as the home of Melton Mowbray pork pies and Stilton cheese, breweries in Burton-on-Trent and the amazing curry houses in Birmingham and Leicester, there really is so much to choose from

Creamy Chicken Pasta Bake.

Jump to Recipe. Assalamu alaikum wa rahmatullahi wa barakatuhu. In the Name of Allah, Most Gracious, Most Merciful
Lamb & Ale Pie (Real Ale Shepherd’s Pie)

Lamb & Ale Pie (Real Ale Shepherd’s Pie)

Sponsored by Tasty Easy Lamb. Pinterest104FacebookTwitterStumbleYummly1More105. My take on a traditional Shepherd’s pie with lamb mince, root vegetables and real ale, and topped with creamy mashed potato
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

Coconut Flour Pancakes

Melt the butter in microwave oven. Let it cool, then pour in a large bowl, add the heave cream, sweetener, vanilla extract and eggs
Chinese-style pork patties and recalcitrant photographic models

Chinese-style pork patties and recalcitrant photographic models

After the fiasco that was Bossy’s attempt to film her dogs’ ‘obedience’ (it still makes me chuckle just thinking about it), she has been trying to capture us next to flowers, which naturally fills me with an overwhelming and unfettered joy
Egg Biryani #SundaySupper

Egg Biryani #SundaySupper

Egg biryani is the perfect balance of spicy rice and mellow boiled eggs, great as a vegetarian main dish or as a side to be served with a meat-based curry

Easy Baked Chicken Thighs

Rinse and pat dry the chicken thighs, trim the unwanted parts. Rub both sides of the chicken (even under the skin) with salt, pepper, paprika, garlic powder and parsley

Almond Cake

I've had enough Christmas Cake. I can't really eat Christmas Cake anyways, except for a tiny bite now and then
Chow Mein with Seasonal Vegetables

Chow Mein with Seasonal Vegetables

Chow mein, photo by JMorton. Chow Mein with Seasonal Vegetables. Today is my son, James’s birthday. There is Asian tradition to serve noodles on birthdays for long life