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Aug 01, 2021

Eton Mess Recipe

Eton Mess Recipe

Look no further than this Eton mess recipe for the perfect summer dessert that is sure to impress! It's sweet, crispy, creamy and fruity, just to name a few of the ways it deliciously tickles the senses.

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Jul 29, 2021

Meringue Kisses πŸ’‹

Meringue Kisses

We're in love with these meringue kisses! They're crisp, airy and taste as sweet as they look. Eat them directly, or use them in your favourite dessert.

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Jul 25, 2021

Luxurious Strawberries and Cream

Strawberries and Cream

Wimbledon may be long over, but we're still enjoying our strawberries and cream, especially this luxurious recipe, and making the most of British strawberries. πŸ“

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Jul 23, 2021

Easy Whipped Mascarpone Cream

Easy Whipped Mascarpone Cream

For a luxuriously indulgent treat, look no further than this easy whipped mascarpone cream. Add taste and character to your desserts by swapping ordinary whipped cream for this heavenly alternative.

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Jul 14, 2021

Simple Strawberry Ice Pops πŸ“

Strawberry Ice Pops

The sun is back, summer is in full swing, and there's a heat wave on the horizon. We'll be ready with these beautiful and deliciously refreshing strawberry ice pops!

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Jul 07, 2021

Ultimate Chocolate Chip Cookies πŸͺ

Best Chocolate Chip Cookies

School's out for summer, and we're eating chocolate chip cookies! Who knew such a simple recipe could provide so much comfort and enjoyment? Highly recommended for getting your cookie fix.

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Jun 29, 2021

Homemade Burgers πŸ”

Homemade Burgers

Summer holidays are nearly here, and that means more time for barbecues and cookouts! This homemade burger recipe is just what you need - quick, easy and above all, tasty.

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Jun 24, 2021

Mango πŸ₯­ and Strawberry πŸ“ Ice Pops

Mango and Strawberry Ice Pops

Dreaming of summer sunshine with these bold and flavourful frozen treats. Who else finds it unbelievable that the sun has decided to go on holiday from the day of Summer Solstice?! πŸ™‹πŸ»β€β™€οΈ

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Jun 22, 2021

Watermelon Spritzer with Lime and Mint πŸ‰

Watermelon Spritzer with Lime and Mint

This watermelon spritzer is the perfect summer drink to beat the heat! Despite the recent rain, the sunshine is on its way back, so make sure you're ready for it with these refreshing coolers.

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Jun 17, 2021

Banana Chocolate Chip Bread

Banana Chocolate Chip Bread

The recent heat wave has meant lots of overripe bananas 🍌 before their time. So what better thing to do than bake them into banana bread and throw in some chocolate chips for good measure! One of my favourite comfort snacks...

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Jun 12, 2021

Instant Pot Porridge

Instant Pot Oats

I love porridge made from steel cut oats, and making it in the Instant Pot means it's possible to enjoy it for weekday breakfasts. I simply set it to cook the night before, and when I wake up the next morning, breakfast is ready to serve!

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Jun 10, 2021

Is the Instant Pot the Best Electric Pressure Cooker?

Instant Pot Duo: The Best Electric Pressure Cooker

I'm happy to share my second product review! Here is another product in constant use in my kitchen - the Instant Pot Duo! It is the best electric pressure cooker, in my opinion, so read on for my thoughts.

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Jun 08, 2021

Mango Ice Pops πŸ₯­

Refreshing Mango Ice Lollies

We've been eating these mango ice pops to help keep us cool, now that the weather has finally heated up. Full of real mango flavour and really easy to make, these ice pops are also sugar free, making them an ideal guilt free children's treat!

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May 31, 2021

Chocolate Brownies

Chocolate Brownies

Chocolate lovers! Here's an easy way to satisfy your chocolate craving. This recipe, with its double dose of chocolate, really is the best chocolate brownie recipe. It is also one of our favourite homemade treats.

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May 25, 2021

Zha Jiang Mian (炸酱青) | Chinese "Fried Sauce" Noodles

Zha Jiang Mian (炸酱青)

Comfort eating continues with another favourite dish - Zha Jiang Mian. Noodles coated with a rich and savoury pork sauce and topped with fresh vegetables - it will satisfy your every craving.

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May 21, 2021

Instant Pot Red Braised Chinese Beef Noodle Soup (纒烧牛肉青)

Instant Pot Red Braised Beef Noodle Soup (纒烧牛肉青)

It's been a week of comfort eating, with the awful wet and windy winter weather that we just can't seem to shake off. One of our all time favourite comfort food recipes is Red Braised Chinese Beef Noodle Soup, which can now be made in a fraction of the time in the Instant Pot! 🍜

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May 13, 2021

Harissa Chicken and Rice

Recipe for Harissa Chicken

We love this recipe for harissa chicken and rice! It's super easy and a real crowd pleaser, perfect for weeknight dinners.

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May 09, 2021

Kid Friendly Baking Recipes 🧁

Our collection of kid friendly baking recipes is newly expanded! We have added many new favourites to our list. Continue check here regularly as more recipes are added. I hope you'll find something here for you.

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May 08, 2021

Strawberry Italian Meringue Buttercream

How to Make Strawberry Buttercream

Do you love strawberries? πŸ“ Then this recipe is for you! This strawberry buttercream is light, airy and tastes just like real strawberries - perfect for decorating your favourite cakes!

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May 07, 2021

Mini Vanilla Cupcakes

Mini Vanilla Cupcake Recipe

These mini vanilla cupcakes are cute, delicious and quick and easy to make, the perfect celebration treat for popping into your children's (or yours!) mouths!

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May 04, 2021

Linguine with Crab

Linguine with Crab

One of my favourite dishes, linguine with crab is really easy to make and full of sophisticated flavour.

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Apr 27, 2021

Cod with Pesto

Cod with Pesto

Cod with pesto is a super simple and quick and easy dish, perfect for weeknight dinners.

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Apr 21, 2021

bamix Deluxe Handheld Immersion Blender

bamix Deluxe Handheld Immersion Blender

My very first product review! There are so many items that I use day in and day out in my kitchen adventures that I thought it was about time I reviewed some of them - beginning with my trusted handheld immersion blender.

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Apr 16, 2021

How to Make Salted Caramel

How to Make Salted Caramel

Do you love caramel and sweet and savoury combinations? Learn how to make the most delicious and addictive salted caramel with this easy recipe!

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Apr 14, 2021

6 Inch Chocolate Cake

6 Inch Chocolate Cake

Sometimes all you need is a small cake. πŸ’πŸ»β€β™€οΈ This 6 inch chocolate cake fits the bill perfectly - everyone's favourite cake in a smaller and cuter size!

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Apr 07, 2021

Easy French Apple Tart

Easy French Apple Tart

If you love apple desserts, then this easy French apple tart recipe is for you. It looks gorgeous, tastes of all the apple, and really is easy to make!

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Mar 31, 2021

Chocolate Italian Meringue Buttercream

How to Make Chocolate Buttercream

Learn how to make chocolate buttercream that is creamy, light and airy, and most importantly, really chocolatey!

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Mar 28, 2021

Hot Cross Buns 🐣

Easter Hot Cross Buns

Hot cross bun season is here! Not that you'd need an excuse to eat these sweet, spiced and fruity buns. 🐰

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Mar 24, 2021

Sesame Soy Salmon

Sesame Soy Salmon

Sesame Soy Salmon is one of our favourite weeknight meals. It's quick and easy to make, yet so full of flavour and satisfying.

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Mar 24, 2021

Easy Family Fish Recipes

Our collection of easy family fish recipes is up! 🐟 Check here regularly as more family favourites are added to the list. I hope you'll find something in it for you!

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