Taking trips abroad with irreplaceable friends is most definitely one of the finer things in life! I plan to make a habit out of it. Recently I travelled to Prague with one of my best friends and we had yet another wonderful trip. The sights, the culture, the adventures and last but not least, the food! Of course, I HAD to find somewhere super healthy for us to dine. We both knew it was time for a reprieve from all the heavy (yet tasty!) Czech cuisine. We had stuffed ourselve
Macaroons are the best things ever. Fact! They are an incredibly simple-to-make sweet treat. Chewy and moist on the inside, crispy and golden on the outside. There is nothing more perfect. They keep well and should last you throughout the week. You know, if you're not a greedy little pig like myself. They don't need many ingredients too so if you have a few eggs and desiccated coconut in the cupboard then a batch of fresh sweet macaroons can be yours in under half an hour! Ye
As I write this, I am sitting on a balcony with a cup of tea overlooking the sea. Wooden boats bobbing up and down and a tiny twinkling island in the distance. The sun is just setting on another beautiful day...sigh. Also there is a horse in the field in front of me that has a tendency to come up to the fence and poo right next me. Did I spoil the image a bit there? Anyway, back to the matter in hand. I am a dedicated blogger and Bake Off doesn't stop just because I am away!
This month marks Organic September that is brought to us by the Soil Association. Going organic is all about embracing natural ingredients and being kinder to yourself, your wildlife and the environment. Fancy taking part? It's easy! All you have to do is make one simple swap in your shopping basket - you could replace food items, beauty products, clothing or household goods. It might just be a small change for you but you'll be part of a huge movement that will help make a
Dessert week! The bakers faced three challenges this week: rich tortes, creme caramel and meringue. Packed with refined sugar, gluten and all things bad! Not here though... I have made a healthy, fresh and light dessert that will get your tastebuds tingling. Technically no baking involved but I promise it delivers on the taste front. A gluten-free, dairy-free and refined sugar-free blackberry cheesecake that is perfectly smooth and 100% irresistible! This nut-based raw cheese