Cakes and knitting

Today is wool and chatter at Pyrus Studios so I thought I’d make a few cakes to take along. What to make? Mars bar muffins of course! I must admit I don’t really have a sweet tooth but sometimes a Mars bar is a necessity Ingredients (makes 12) 170g butter 170g light brown sugar 170g … More Cakes and knitting

More Hearts!

As I said last time I can never have too many hearts in my house. I wanted to make a garland for the beam in my kitchen which looks bare since I took down the Christmas decorations. I have been busy making hexagons for a quilt and also ploughing on with the crochet squares for … More More Hearts!

Pretty in Pink

A bit of making and cooking today all with a pink theme. The pink food came in the form of a yummy beetroot, parsnip and horseradish soup. It turned out to be an amazing colour and really sweet and tasty. I made a big batch so that I could freeze some. 600g cooked beetroot 600g … More Pretty in Pink

Foggy Mornings

Well it was certainly a quiet Scooby walk this morning across the fields with the fog lying low, no Red Arrows flying overhead or tractors ploughing away. I was certainly ready for my morning porridge as it was so cold. The adding of cinnamon, flax seed and homemade apple jam was a must! My breakfast … More Foggy Mornings