Baked some chocolate orange cupcakes with the kids last week, instead of buttercream we did glacé icing.

Baked some chocolate orange cupcakes with the kids last week, instead of buttercream we did glacé icing.


A British classic with a slightly ‘healthier’ twist wholemeal steamed golden syrup (treacle) pudding.

A British classic with a slightly ‘healthier’ twist wholemeal steamed golden syrup (treacle) pudding.


First time baking with wholewheat, it’s true what they say wholegrains satisfy your hunger quicker / you don’t feel the need to eat more and more and not because they aren’t tasty cos they are. I used king Arthur flour basic wholegrain cookie recipe and my add ins were walnuts and golden raisins and in place of orange juice I used orange blossom water.

First time baking with wholewheat, it’s true what they say wholegrains satisfy your hunger quicker / you don’t feel the need to eat more and more and not because they aren’t tasty cos they are. I used king Arthur flour basic wholegrain cookie recipe and my add ins were walnuts and golden raisins and in place of orange juice I used orange blossom water.


My favourite cook book, needless to say had it’s fair share of wear and tear….

My favourite cook book, needless to say had it’s fair share of wear and tear….


My first attempt at Twabaa - Algerian lemon & olive oil cookies 
I need to make adjustments to recipe and make them smaller :-)

My first attempt at Twabaa - Algerian lemon & olive oil cookies
I need to make adjustments to recipe and make them smaller :-)