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…

Pumpkin Gingerbread Muffins

My warmly spiced, deeply delicious Pumpkin Gingerbread Muffins were inspired by the gorgeous British countryside, our Lake District, and days gone by. One cool British summer day some years ago, after lunch at the Wordsworth Hotel, my family and I took a walk through the beautiful village of Grasmere. We were drawn to a small 17th 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…

Easy Back To School Dinner Ideas

Before long, the September rush will begin and we’ll be hurtling towards (dare I say it?) Christmas at breakneck speed. With after school clubs, activities and sports starting up, easy back to school dinner ideas are the key to making a full schedule much more manageable and life a lot more fun. Pin this post for later Even Read More…

Mushroom Orzotto – a healthy alternative to rice

Easy to make with a lovely nutty flavour and a pleasantly toothsome texture, Mushroom Orzotto is a wonderfully versatile, family friendly, main dish or side. Orzotto is a classic Italian dish, made from pearl barley. It’s very similar to risotto, although it’s much easier to make because you add all the liquid at once. I Read More…