According to official sources, there is a rather large event taking place this weekend…well okay, it’s been pretty hard to miss it! I am of course talking about the Royal Wedding. Now which ever side of the fence you sit on with respect to our Royal Family, it needn’t matter when it comes to celebrating – I for one do like a Royal occasion and … Continue reading Gluten-free cake – Let’s celebrate!
You may have noticed I’ve been a little quiet over the past week or so – things have been so hectic that I haven’t known whether I’m coming or going! So I apologise for my lack of fun and posts. I quite literally hit the ground running after coming back from my 3 weeks on Britannia and unbelievably it is now over a month since … Continue reading Lemon drizzle surprise
I’ve been teasing it for a while, and here it is…! Since Christmas ended, I have been craving all things ginger…ginger cake, ginger biscuits, even ginger tea!! Now, ginger is good for you and can do wonders for your health and digestion. Perhaps this may not be the case when cake is involved…but that’s my story and I’m sticking to it! I find something very … Continue reading A ginger delight
I don’t need much excuse to bake, but pancakes is something I always neglect to do. So this year I am determined to have pancakes on Pancake Day, no matter what! I always find pancakes so satisfying…you can do so many variations they never get boring! I love the traditional lemon and sugar topping, but why not spice it up a little with some fresh … Continue reading It’s Pancake Day!
If I’m looking for something to cheer me up then I find sitting down with a slice of cake and a hot brew is always a good place to start, especially if I’ve just made it myself. Fresh cake never lasts long in our house! I don’t need much excuse for cake, but with Time to Talk Day 2018 taking place on the 1st February, I thought what better recipe to share than a ‘pick me up’ classic and hopefully help start a few conversations about mental health!
What better way to welcome you on my new venture than with cake? The last few years I have lost myself in the world of work and academia and my baking passion has sadly been neglected. A series of events over the past 12 months has made me realise that there is more to life than work and that you really have to ensure you … Continue reading Welcome to The Cruising Baker