“Cooking On A Shoe String” Food Parcel Challenge in partnership with Zest Health For Life, Hammersons and Leeds East Food Bank.

Just before Christmas I was contacted by  Hammerson, the developers behind the new Victoria Gate retail development currently being built in the centre of Leeds. They are working in partnership with Zest Health For Life and the Leeds East Food Bank on a project which will make a huge difference to thousands of struggling families in Leeds. ZestContinue reading ““Cooking On A Shoe String” Food Parcel Challenge in partnership with Zest Health For Life, Hammersons and Leeds East Food Bank.”

Thanksgiving Pumpkin Cakes

A few weeks back I wanted to use up a tin of pumpkin puree which had been lurking in my baking cupboard. My family don’t like pumpkin pie so I looked through my recipe books and found a few recipes which would help me use this tin.  I had made a Coconut Pumpkin Bar cakeContinue reading “Thanksgiving Pumpkin Cakes”

Paddington Bear’s Marmalade Sandwich Cake

A couple of weeks ago I went along to York Central’s Clandestine Cake Club  event which was held in the fabulous York Cocoa House on Blake Street just around the corner from the Minster.  Although I have been a member of the Clandestine Cake Club for nearly 2 years now, it was the very first timeContinue reading “Paddington Bear’s Marmalade Sandwich Cake”

Apple Pie Cake From The Boy Who Bakes

Not another apple related blog post?! Well it certainly feels like it at the moment but then again I have been inundated with apples.  The other day my next door neighbour came round with some apples.  He gave us two huge carrier bags full of apples from his tree in his garden. One bag ofContinue reading “Apple Pie Cake From The Boy Who Bakes”