Easy Banana and Peanut Butter Ice Cream

We've just been back from a long weekend in Aberdeenshire helping to look after pets for Mike's parents while they went away for a much needed break of their own. As always Mike's mum made sure we had plenty of food; their fridge and cupboards were well stocked up! (And oh my I did tuck … Continue reading Easy Banana and Peanut Butter Ice Cream


Millionaires’ Shortbread

I attempted to make Millionaires' shortbread (or caramel shortbread) for the first time. I think it's a Scottish sweet treat since it has shortbread in it. For those of you who are unfamiliar with this traybake it consists of 3 layers - shortbread for the base, a soft caramel centre, and chocolate on top. It's … Continue reading Millionaires’ Shortbread

Baking essentials

A friend recently decided to get into baking and so she asked me for some advice on what basic equipment, utensil, and ingredients she'll need to get started. It only occurred to me then that perhaps there's a few absolute baker beginners out there in the same situation that would benefit from this post. If … Continue reading Baking essentials