chickpeas

Red Lentil, Chickpea And Chilli Soup Recipe

You must know by now that I love my soups. Not too filling but absolutely flavoursome and not to forget they warm you up and make you feel better when your. Eat with bread or on its own soup will always satisfy. Which is why it probably hasn’t come as a surprise that This recipe…

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Treat Yourself To A New Kitchen For The New Year

The kitchen is a very central location in the house. What I mean by that is everyone is constantly in it. Cooking, eating or just simply browsing the fridge for a quick snack (it can take a while, trust me). If you have a busy household you will agree that the kitchen gets battered. So…

orange cheesecake

No-Bake Orange Cheesecake Recipe

Cheesecake is pretty much always a crowd favourite so it’s always a good option to go for if you’re not sure what cake to bake. It’s an even better choice if you’ve got to bake a cake on short notice! In around half-an-hour (excluding chilling time), you can make a no-bake orange cheesecake ready for…

bowl of cookies

Homemade Cookies Recipe

Baking cookies doesn’t need an excuse. They smell good when getting baked and taste better after they’ve been baked. Nobody questions why cookies are getting baked, they’re just glad that they are. However, if you need an excuse for cookies then here’s one for you. Christmas. The build up to Christmas is magical. In fact…

small kitchen solutions

Squeeze More Out Of A Small Kitchen

Here in England not any of us get the pleasure of a lot of space. That of course includes the kitchen. Or, maybe you have a huge kitchen but it’s still cluttered. Either way these tips will help you make the most out of the space you have, small kitchen or big kitchen. Above The…

gingerbread men

Gingerbread Man Recipe

Now that it’s winter and were coming up to Christmas, it only makes sense to start making gingerbread men, heres an amazing recipe for you to try! Ingredients 3 cups flour 2 teaspoons McCormick® Ginger, Ground 1 teaspoon McCormick® Cinnamon, Ground 1 teaspoon baking soda 3/4 cup butter, softened 1/4 teaspoon McCormick® Nutmeg, Ground 1/4…

lemon drizzle cake

Lemon Drizzle Cake Recipe

Everyone loves a bit of lemon drizzle cake with a cup of tea. It just works beautifully together. Which is why I’ve decided to show you a recipe so you can make your own. Ingredients 225g unsalted butter, softened 225g caster sugar 4 egg finely grated zest 1 lemon 225g self-raising flour For the drizzle…

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Let Christmas Into Your Kitchen

Little Nick Nacks If your Kitchen doesn’t have small Christmas related ornaments then your it most certainly isn’t festive enough. A small soft Santa Claus on the side. Little reindeer ornaments across the window sill. These small things for me are the most crucial kitchen decorations. It’s not right in your face (I don’t like…

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December, The Best Time For Cleaning

Okay so I know there’s never really a good time for cleaning. I hate it too! However, if there ever was one I must say I enjoy it the most (or dislike it the least) in December, and here’s why. Christmas Songs Its December which means it’s finally okay to listen to Christmas songs. Not…

pecan pie rolls

Pecan Pie Rolls Recipe

Ingredients 400ml milk 1 cinnamon stick ½ orange, zest only, finely grated 500g strong white flour, plus extra for shaping 50g unsalted butter 1 medium egg 50g caster sugar 1 sachet fast-action yeast 1 ½ tsp salt oil for kneading For The Filling 5 shortbread finger biscuits 100g pecans, chopped 100g dark brown sugar 3…