Pretty Much Plants – Courgette and Lemon Loaf Cake

Ah yes, dear reader, the courgette glut continues and no matter how many courgettes I thrust on unsuspecting friends, I keep finding more hiding under the large leaves and am coming up with all sorts of ways of using them up. The latest, and another popular one with my family, is a courgette and lemon … More Pretty Much Plants – Courgette and Lemon Loaf Cake

Pretty Much Plants – Vegan Courgette & Sweetcorn Fritters

If you’re like me and have been using some of your time during lockdown to have a go at growing your own vegetables then you may be in a similar position to me – i.e. having a massive glut of courgettes. Even after handing courgettes to everyone I possibly can, I’m still left with plenty … More Pretty Much Plants – Vegan Courgette & Sweetcorn Fritters

The Lockdown Larder – Easy and Delicious Lemon and Blueberry Loaf Cake

As a child, lemons were my nemesis. I couldn’t stand the taste of lemon squash or lemon mousse and so politely avoided most lemon flavoured things (including cakes, and I don’t know how I had the willpower to do that!) until one day the whole world of fresh, naturally flavoured lemon cooking was opened up … More The Lockdown Larder – Easy and Delicious Lemon and Blueberry Loaf Cake

The New Normal – The Lockdown Larder – Empanadas & Elote

Whilst in Madrid last year with some friends, I became a huge fan of the empanada. Every lunchtime we would scour around for our nearest food market or small store and pick up a few different varieties of empanada and enjoy them in the sunshine. It was delicious and is only really beaten for me … More The New Normal – The Lockdown Larder – Empanadas & Elote

Menu: Cannoli Cups

This is my little easy spin on a classic Sicilian cannoli. It’s a complete cheat but works quite nicely as a dessert and with a little added cinnamon you get a lovely festive flavour. This recipe does about 8 cannoli style cups which seem to be roughly the right size for a sweet and light … More Menu: Cannoli Cups

Easy Cake Pops Recipe!

These super easy cake pops look adorable, are really yummy and make great snacks, treats and presents. I had to have a go at making them after seeing hundreds of pictures on Pinterest. Ingredients: 1 Cake/Cake Mix (I used Betty Crocker‘s Devil’s Food Cake Mix) Frosting (Betty Crocker Chocolate Fudge) Chocolate – we ended up … More Easy Cake Pops Recipe!