Fried Chicken Stew

Fried Chicken is always popular.  Pair it with a hearty vegetable stew and you have a really easy, satisfying meal that gets smiles every time. Vegetable Stew Potatoes – two or three per… Continue reading

Chocolate Banana Cake

This is a great recipe, but unfortunately I can’t properly credit it as I got an iPad. And I found the recipe using it, but can’t figure out how to find it again… Continue reading

Bacon, Peanut Butter, Beef and Vegetable Birthday Cake… for a birthday pup

Echo was three at the weekend, so I made her a cake with all of her favourite things.  Though, she did point out I forgot the chicken and ribs… This is very easy… Continue reading

Strawberry Meringues

The very first thing I learnt to bake was pavlova, which was followed by meringues as they are basically the same thing.  I was always so proud of them and have never grown… Continue reading

Lemon and Blueberry Cream Pie

This is so easy to make it is almost embarrassing.  Almost. It tastes so great that I can live with the shame. I used chocolate graham crumbs to make my crust because I… Continue reading

One Bowl Chocolate Cake

When I was growing up my mom made a great ‘all in one bowl’ chocolate cake.  I got the recipe and stored it safely on my laptop with all of my grandmother’s recipes… Continue reading

Cheesy Cauliflower Soup

Soup is seriously one of the best meals in the known Universe, and being so easy to make from scratch with anything you happen to have around it is a cinch for a… Continue reading

Easy Banana and Blueberry Muffins

Muffins are one of the easiest things to bake and as long as you don’t overmix they never fail. Banana and blueberry is a great combination and from deciding to make them to… Continue reading

Nigella Lawson Chocolate Fudge Cake

I am always trying out new chocolate cake recipes, partly because Allan loves chocolate cake and I am waiting for him to exclaim on taking a bite “Gadzooks! You have it!”.  Never going… Continue reading

Blueberry Cake Bars

With a huge bucket of wild blueberries to use up I have been scouring every source I can to find tempting treats.  There are many.  Too many, but I do have a lot… Continue reading