This Valentine’s Day I wanted to do something a bit special for some family and friends and wanted to get my little one involved in the process! These simple Valentine’s treats were so easy to make and my little munchkin thoroughly enjoyed helping me make them! So to make these yummy chocolate covered Oreos you… Continue reading Valentine’s Treats for Family & Friends
As the weather gets colder and the days get shorter it’s always nice to have something warm and comforting for dinner. My husband and son love this traditional Welsh Cawl and it’s so easy to make. Cawl (pronounced like ‘cowl’) is regarded as the national dish of Wales. I had never had it until I… Continue reading Traditional Welsh Cawl
Happy Thanksgiving! Today is officially Thanksgiving in Canada and although it’s not traditionally celebrated here in the UK, my Welsh family and friends kindly celebrate it with me each year. It is such a nice excuse to do some decorating, cook and eat some delicious food, and get together with family and friends. Of coarse… Continue reading Canadian Thanksgiving in Wales
Although I love summer and the warm rain that it brings, every year I start to get excited when the mornings become crisp and the leaves start to change colour. Autumn doesn’t officially start for another week but the pumpkin spice lattes are out and fall is certainly in the air! I often enjoy watching… Continue reading Early Autumn Chocolate Bark
So it’s the end of a long weekend -which definitely deserves a blog post. It’s been a lovely, chilled-out weekend even though it’s been a tad wet outside. I thought I would write a ‘foodie’ post as I haven’t done one in a while. I’ve got many non-food-related projects on the go but nothing quite… Continue reading Lemon & Herb Marinated Chicken with Creamy Asparagus Risotto
I feel very concious that I have not posted anything in almost a month. Things have been VERY busy around here! As I mentioned, we were in Portugal in September and then the week after we had some visitors from Canada staying up until this past weekend, so to say the least my baking has… Continue reading BAKE! Weeks Five &Ten
First things first, my apologies I am a week behind. But I have an excuse! I hope it’s a good one, but I was in Portugal for the better part of last week (post to come). My husband and I spent 5 days in the beautiful Algarve region of Portugal and it was amazing! I… Continue reading BAKE! Week errr… SIX!