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An apple a day keeps the doctor away...

Apple crumble is one of those lovely, comforting, warming desserts - perfect for a cold, wintery night. As I write this, I'm looking out at a snow-covered Swindon, and it's not often Swindon seems to see snow! (originating from Bolton, Lancashire I'm always in awe of how mild the weather down here is!) So it seems only right to share with you my tried and tested recipe for the lovely apple crumble - you'll feel warm and fuzzy in no time! Continue reading

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What better way to celebrate Monopoly night than with Monopoly muffins...

After finding a 'super healthy, low fat' muffin recipe I was curious to give it a go, as I've been using a basic cupcake recipe for pretty much everything in the past and I KNOW there is a demand for cakes that you can eat without guilt...

It seemed a surprisingly simple recipe and really quick to make, and knowing what went into the recipe (and more importantly what didn't!) I did have my reservations about the end result. However they came out of the oven looking very much like muffins - not the prettiest cakes I've done, but I had a theme and an idea to spruce them up a little...

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To be or not to be, that is the question (Hamlet)

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I'm hoping to include some nutritional info as well as costings soon (complete with pie charts…), the idea being you can use creativity to improve anything. In this case, the cake has 50% sugar and the rest sweetener – taste test to follow tomorrow but it sure smells good :)