Lemonade Tea Towels

I recently made these tea towels for my most amazingly wonderful mother as┬áher birthday gift. The lemonade design I had drawn up a while ago as part of a recipe collection which I then had transferred onto some screens so that I could print from them. The boys chose some mustard yellow gingham tea towels…

Elderflower Cordial

The summer holiday’s are now well under way and we have a new addition to our family. She is called Mathilde and she is an Old English Sheepdog who, at the time of writing, is just nine weeks old. All very sweet, cuddly and amazing with her besotted older brothers but not exactly the best…

Zoo in a Bag

I just love an opportunity to whip up a batch of iced biscuits and last week I had the perfect opportunity. A friend was looking for an alternative goodie bag to give away at the end of her son’s birthday party at Copenhagen Zoo. I was only too happy to offer my services. After deciding…

The Family Cake

I love cake. I love to make cakes. I love to look through recipe books at cakes. I do cake well.   In particular, Battenburg, Fruit, Victoria Sponge, Madeira, Chocolate, Lemon drizzle, Cherry and Almond, Caffe and Walnut and don’t get me started on eccles cakes. I would struggle to choose my favourite.   This…