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Date & walnut muffins

Date & walnut muffins

I’ve been slowly working away at this muffin recipe for about 6 weeks now, tweaking, testing then re-tweaking, until there was a huge eureka yesterday when I finally cracked it. There are a gazillion muffin recipes out there, so why all the bother? Well I […]

Limoncello and Balsamic Strawberry, Victoria Sponge Teacake

Limoncello and Balsamic Strawberry, Victoria Sponge Teacake

My Mum was an incredible baker and, like so many women of her generation in Ireland and England, one of her best recipes was for a Victoria Sponge. Mum used to follow the tried and tested 4, 4, 4, and 2 method ~ aka in […]

12 Decadent Seasonings to Take Your Homemade Jerky to the Next Level

12 Decadent Seasonings to Take Your Homemade Jerky to the Next Level

When it comes to making jerky at home (you may need a good dehydrator), a good marinade can make or break the deal. But, if you are anything like us, adding a little more zest to the mix is always welcome. That’s where dry rubs […]

10 Jaw-Dropping Popcorn Food Combinations That Are Actually Delicious

10 Jaw-Dropping Popcorn Food Combinations That Are Actually Delicious

We’re not going to lie: Popcorn is a snack for all seasons and all reasons. In its simplest form, this bite-sized treat serves as a low-calorie, crunchy nibble that can help you stick to your healthy eating resolutions. But, add a few creative toppings and […]

All About Tahini: What it is and 6 yummy ways to use it

All About Tahini: What it is and 6 yummy ways to use it

Tahini is a paste made from sesame seeds. Sesame seeds are jam-packed full of good stuff. However, unless you’re super-diligent with your chewing, most of them are going to pass straight through you. Which means all their goodness passes straight through as well. This is […]