Ferrero Rocher and Lindt Sweet Trees

Creating Sweet Trees

Ok so still making wedding anniversary party decorations I decided to make a couple of sweet trees which always make great table centre pieces.  I last made these for my wedding when I used marshmallows and flying saucer sweets as they were designed for the U18 guests.  This time I opted to use chocolate, much more grown up and also easier to keep to the … Continue reading Creating Sweet Trees

Make an Easy Halloween Cake

If you’re looking for ideas for a really simple Halloween Cake, forget about fancy icing and trying to construct pumpkin shapes and why not just add a few little extras to your favourite bake? I love cooking but baking really isn’t my thing so I stuck with a simple chocolate and cola cake – guaranteed to be moist and decorated it with swirls of chocolate icing, … Continue reading Make an Easy Halloween Cake

Best Of Pinterest Awards

Looking for some inspiration? Its definitely worth checking out the Best of Pinterest Awards boards.  Pinterest is a great source of ideas and their best of boards showcase those they think epitomise creativity. The award currently cover food including best kids food and interiors. Here’s some of my favourites but worth having a look yourself – https://uk.pinterest.com/awardsuk/ Continue reading Best Of Pinterest Awards

National Tea Day

Well apparently today is national tea day so would be rude not to indulge in a cup of two. Unsurprisingly the media have a load of interesting articles worth taking a quick break and brewing yourself a cuppa A great historical article from The Guardian – https://www.theguardian.com/lifeandstyle/the-northerner/2017/mar/27/tea-drinkers-england-how-to-1958-archive The Independent provides what they claim to be a definitive guide to making a great cuppa – http://www.independent.co.uk/life-style/food-and-drink/features/national-tea-day-the-definitive-guide-to-making-the-perfect-cup-of-tea-a6991441.html Advice on how … Continue reading National Tea Day

Why Not Buy a Cheester Egg

With Easter approaching the chocolate manufacturers are looking forward to a bumper year but if you want to buy a gift for those who don’t have a sweet tooth cheese may be the perfect solution. How about buying a Cheester Egg A solid cheese egg created by Wildes Cheeses, an independent, award winning,  artisan company.  You can purchase these at http://sowrongitsnom.com/shop/cheester-egg/.     Continue reading Why Not Buy a Cheester Egg