Old Fashioned Christmas Pudding Recipe

Christmas Pudding is an integral part of British Christmas celebrations. You may have seen illustrations in the classic novel, ‘A Christmas Carol’ by Charles Dickens, depicting a flaming pudding being carried proudly to the table. Similar imagery is still used in advertisements in the UK today. Christmas pudding is still a seriously big deal over Read More…

Old-Fashioned Lemon Ginger Crinkle Cookies

Old-Fashioned Lemon Ginger Crinkle Cookies are little sugar-coated pillows of goodness, lightly crisp on the outside and tender, almost cake-like on the inside. You notice the light, lemony flavour immediately; the tangy ginger tends to creep up on you, with a lovely, warming kick. An homage to the lemon-ginger herb teas that I often enjoy, Read More…

Old Fashioned Applesauce Pecan Brownie Recipe

This Old-Fashioned Applesauce Pecan Brownie Recipe may be the most delicious brownie recipe I have ever tasted. These pecan-studded beauties are light, seriously chocolatey, and dangerously more-ish. The recipe is adapted from an old Betty Crocker cookbook – my tried and true ‘Cooky Book’ (that’s really how they spelled it!) which I bought when I was Read More…

Banana Gingerbread Loaf Cake Recipe

Banana Gingerbread Loaf is one of my favourite fall loaf cakes. It’s easy to make, deliciously spiced and keeps really well too. Pin this recipe I first blogged this recipe back in 2013 and I’m bringing it back because it’s just so darn good. I love all things gingerbread – from Gingerbread Muffins to Gingerbread Cookies – and this Banana Read More…

Sweet Potato Bread Recipe

You won’t believe how delicious this Sweet Potato Bread is! It may sound unusual, but this easy to make treat is so tasty it’s absolutely addictive. I first made and blogged this recipe back in October 2012. Looking for something to make with an over-abundance of sweet potatoes, I adapted a recipe from my Betty Read More…