Mince Pies

Believe it or not, I have never been a huge fan of mince pies…and here I am posting a recipe for them, I know, strange!  My whole family enjoy mince pies, my Mum loved them, my Dad often enjoys them with cheese or sliced apple on the side but I was never that keen on … More Mince Pies

Gingerbread Biscuits

It’s not Christmas if there isn’t some form of gingerbread in the house, be it cookies, biscuits, bread or a gingerbread house.  Come to think of it, I don’t think I’ve ever made a gingerbread house, ever! These biscuits are great to make ahead of time for guests arriving, or, as a homemade gift.  They … More Gingerbread Biscuits

Hasselback Potatoes

If a roast potato and a baked potato got together and had a child the result would be a hasselback potato…well at least that’s what I think! These potatoes are the best of both worlds, lovely and crispy on the outside yet, velvety soft inside.  They are great as a side but also absorb a … More Hasselback Potatoes

Marinara Sauce

Once you make this sauce, you may not want to buy jarred marinara sauce ever again!  I know, that’s a big statement but this sauce is really that good and only a few ingredients. You can double up the recipe and make a big batch to store portions in your freezer then you’ll have marinara … More Marinara Sauce