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Lemon Drizzle Cake – a traditional teatime treat

I have wonderful memories of teatime over the years and many of them involve Lemon Drizzle Cake. Lemon Drizzle Cake has a sharp, lemony flavour that is the perfect foil to the comforting warmth of a hot, milky cup of tea. I first blogged this recipe back in 2014, but just had to bring it back Read More…

Teatime Treats with teapigs

I always enjoy a good cup of tea. Just the ritual of making this warming, comforting and delicious drink makes me feel content. Teapigs, the makers of real, quality tea have added two new blends to their already wonderful range with the launch of Teapigs Earl Grey Strong and Darjeeling. Teapigs already offer a lovely light Read More…

Raspberry Bakewell Tart Squares

My Raspberry Bakewell Tart Squares are a tasty, easy to make twist on a traditional British teatime treat. If you love raspberry and almond, and sweet, tender cake on a simple pastry base, you will love my Raspberry Bakewell Tart Squares. The History of Raspberry Bakewell Tart Squares I used to live not all that Read More…

Vintage Banana Nut Bread

I love making loaf cakes and quick breads and this Vintage Banana Nut Bread is fast becoming one of my favourites. The original recipe comes via my late Mom, from my well-worn but treasured copy of her Better Homes and Gardens cookbook. I used to thumb through it when I was a kid, dreaming of being Read More…

My Favourite Lemon Dessert Recipes

My first experience of a lemon dessert recipe as a child was Lemon Meringue Pie. I loved the contrast of the sweet meringue with the sharp lemon filling. Ever since then, I’ve been a huge fan of lemony desserts and treats. Whether it’s zingy Lemon Almond Streusel Bars or rich, creamy Baked Lemon Cheesecake, there’s something Read More…