Apple and Blackberry Loaf Cake- A Passion For Baking.

I’ve probably mentioned before that I’m a big fan of Jo Wheatley who won the Great British Bake Off back in 2011.  I love baking from her two recipe books and her Apple and Blackberry Loaf Cake is absolutely gorgeous.   I have baked this recipe a couple of times before but last week IContinue reading “Apple and Blackberry Loaf Cake- A Passion For Baking.”

Cupcakes Three Ways with Dr Oetker Premium Sprinkles.

  On the first Friday evening back after the holidays my school held their postponed summer barbecue.   Usually if it’s needed I bring along some cupcakes or cookies as part of the pudding.  I was looking forward to going along to the BBQ, even though I had been feeling very tired and had lotsContinue reading “Cupcakes Three Ways with Dr Oetker Premium Sprinkles.”

Oreo Rosette Cake

Back in the last week of August I finally was free to go along to one of Wharfedale Clandestine Cake Club’s events.  This was the first time I’d managed to get along, there was always something else happening.  Thankfully being the summer holidays I had more time and I was free to go along beingContinue reading “Oreo Rosette Cake”

Scandelicious Baking- An Update on the August Cooking The Books Challenge.

It’s been a few weeks since I updated my blog. There’s been so much going on.  Once the school holidays are over I’m back into work mode and there is barely time to get the jobs around the house done.  Then again, I haven’t managed to get anywhere near my computer.  So I thought I’d betterContinue reading “Scandelicious Baking- An Update on the August Cooking The Books Challenge.”

Pecan Shorties From The Great British Bake Off Big Book Of Baking.

Back in August I was excited when the brand new Great British Bake Off book to accompany series 5 came out: The Great British Book Of Baking.  Being at home for the summer holidays off work from my teaching assisting and teaching I have more time to bake and enjoy my obsession.  Biscuits and cookiesContinue reading “Pecan Shorties From The Great British Bake Off Big Book Of Baking.”

Mary Berry’s Cherry Cake- Great British Bake Off Technical Challenge.

I’ve already been back at work for over two weeks now but for our school training day at the very beginning of the year we always have a shared lunch.  As I love baking I always bring in the pudding or some cake.  This time as normal I brought along some peanut butter and chocolateContinue reading “Mary Berry’s Cherry Cake- Great British Bake Off Technical Challenge.”

Scandelicious Baking- Flappenjacken.

The other day when we were sat round the table eating breakfast on holiday the conversation turned to my obsession with baking.  Well we were eating croissants at the time and I said I would love to have a go at baking my own croissants one day.  My family sometimes appreciate my efforts, sometimes don’t.Continue reading “Scandelicious Baking- Flappenjacken.”