Dessert

Sweet Baby Yorkshire Puddings

November 7, 2014

Sweet Baby Yorkshire Puddings

We were eating Sunday lunch, and enjoying some roast beef and Yorkshire puddings, when the brainwave came to me. Yorkshire Puddings shouldn’t be just served as a savory side, when they have the potential to be the best dessert ever. Continue Reading…

Cake

Halloween Barmbrack

October 22, 2014

Halloween Barmbrack

Barmbrack (also known as Barnbrack) is an Irish Halloween tradition. It’s a rich fruit cake, made with dried fruits that are steeped in tea and sometimes a little whiskey too. Continue Reading…

Cake

Pumpkin Spice Whoopie Pies

October 11, 2014

Pumpkin Spice Whoopie Pies

Right now in America, it feels like everything is pumpkin spiced this October. You can now buy everything from coffee, cookies, crisps, hummus (why), yogurt, even chewing gum that is flavored with that familiar fall spice. Continue Reading…

Dessert

Spiced Apple Crumbles

October 2, 2014

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The first of October and there is a noticeable chill in the air. I love the change in season –  the crisp air, the colorful trees, and of course the beginning of apple season. Continue Reading…

Supper

Easy Tomato and Courgette Pasta

September 17, 2014

Easy Tomato and Courgette Pasta The tomatoes and courgettes in the garden are so bountiful this September. I spend most of the summer willing them to grow, and then they all fruit at once and I can barely keep up. They are perfect right now- bursting with the goodness of summer sunshine. I’m really going to miss all these home-grown veggies when they are gone. Continue Reading…