Lemon Fridge Cake – A Blast From My Past Recipe

Tweet My mum used to make the most amazing dessert, Lemon Fridge Cake, from a recipe given to her by a friend. Almost mousse-like in texture, with a delicious citrus zing, and topped with whipped cream… what’s not to like? Well, sadly, it contains raw eggs, and so when the salmonella crisis erupted in the […]

Sourdough Loaf with Chilli Smoked Mackerel Niçoise with Soft Boiled Eggs

Tweet According to My Diary, today is Experimental Cooking Day, and as I am a good girl, I am doing as I am told. After some deliberation, I decided that today should be the day when I experiment with the sourdough starter that I have had on the go. I only started it on Saturday, […]

BBC Good Food Show Summer 2013 – My Grand Day Out!

Tweet It was my birthday last week, and my completely wonderful husband bought me tickets to go to the BBC Good Food Show Summer at the NEC in Birmingham. I have never been to this show before, and to say I was excited was something of an understatement. As a subscriber to the BBC Good […]

Chocolate Orange Pudding – Oh So Yummy Recipe!

Tweet As part of our Sunday family dinner, tonight was my turn in the kitchen (I know, on Mother’s Day! Good job I love cooking) so I decided to rustle up a so-tasty-you-wouldn’t-believe-how-healthy-it-was chicken cacciatore. And since it was so healthy, I followed it up with a delicious (but not quite so healthy) chocolate orange […]