Magic Custard Cake

Happy Easter! I am by no means religious, but Easter is one of my favourite times of the year.  Whatever form your spring festival takes, there is growth and new life happening all around.  And what better symbol of all this fertility than the egg.  The garden is in a state of disarray, jobs just started…

Sticky Marmalade Bundt (With Ethical Butter!)

I wanted to put some of last year’s marmalade to good use before making another batch this January.  So I did a bit of internet research for a good recipe which I could fiddle with and fine tune to my liking.  This is what I came up with…. but not before having an ethical crisis…

Beautiful Banana Bread

I discovered four of these lurking in my fruit bowl today.  I used one in a quick banana and oat-milkshake for the children and then there were three.  These three to be precise.  So I thought it was about time for banana bread!  It’s often time for banana bread in our house, not only because…