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Equality Cookies

If you are reading this in Ireland you will of course be aware of the marriage equality referendum that is happening today. I really really wish I was among the thousands of emigrants that have returned to Ireland to cast a yes vote but alas I am sitting here in my kitchen in London. I’ve made some equality cookies to show my support from across …

Birthday Cake… with sprinkles!

How pretty are these confetti sprinkles?! I love them so much that I keep the container on my desk! They took centre stage in the cake that I made on Friday for my friend Elaine’s birthday. It’s a really straight forward cake to make and you can make it your own by adding some different flavours such as vanilla or lemon if you wish.

Blueberry Crumble Muffins

I’m back to baking after over a months break and it’s good to be back with a whisk in my hand again! Its the time of year when blueberries are on special offer in the shops so I thought it was a good time to share a recipe that I developed last year. I especially love the crumble topping on these muffins, they are quite moreish …

Baby Shower Cake

Yesterday I hosted a baby shower for my fabulous friend/colleague Aifric. As it was her last day at F&F I popped it into the diary as a leaving lunch so when she walked in and saw the baby shower balloons and banners she got a bit of a surprise! 🙂 We had such a gorgeous  gift for her that our colleague Jana prepared, how cute …

Carrot, Orange and Poppy Seed Muffins

So now that all the excitement of Mother’s Day and St. Patrick’s day is over with it’s the perfect time to start planning some Easter baking. I love this time of year, there are so many cute cakes and yummy buns about and not to mention that fabulous 4 day weekend!