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

Easy Moist Chocolate Cupcakes

Since we moved all I have been doing is working, which is great as I love writing, but it meant that I didn’t get to spend much time with Allan on his break… Continue reading

Blueberry Granita with Honey

Since moving from Allan’s last work location to this there seems to be something in the air, and though I am far from complaining I have been writing over 20K words a day,… Continue reading

Cranberry and Walnut Stuffing

Stuffing is definitely a favourite in our house, and this is one that adds the crunch of walnuts and the sweetness of apple and cranberries to the mix.  So simple and so good… Continue reading

Super Simple Broccoli Soup

Soup is great, even in the summer time, in my opinion.  And this soup is, as all soups are, simple to make.  It is so simple that it is super simple, and it… Continue reading

BBQ Beans

This is a great, really simple side dish for a barbecue; BBQ Beans.  I don’t always add the bacon, because if I do I can’t eat them, but it is a great side… Continue reading