22 March 2020 Lorraine

My kids love a good Madeira Loaf. Seeing we cannot get one from the shop for now, it was time to make my own. The great thing about this Easy Madeira loaf is that you only need a few basic ingredients and yes it is easy to make. Madeira Loaf is a plain, sort of boring cake. But don’t be fooled by the looks of it, it is actually quite moreish. We love it with a little spread of butter and a cup of tea. Every good Madeira Loaf I’ve eaten has a fine crumb with a crack on top….

13 March 2020 Lorraine

I must admit I am feeling a lot better these days. I think for a moment I forgot how therapeutic cooking and baking is. It has always been my go to stress reliever. I’m so glad I’m also seeing a therapist and taking charge of my life, amazing how just opening up to someone helps make you look at things from a different perspective. And no I am not crazy. I know that not many people are comfortable mentioning the word therapist. But trust me it’s not a bad thing. There are times when we try to cope with stuff…

28 February 2020 Lorraine

I am so in love with this cake, it is the Best Ever Lemon Loaf Recipe I have ever baked. Yes, I know it’s sounds odd, bragging about my own recipe. But I have baked a Lemon Loaf before and it wasn’t even close to this recipe. Aren’t we all looking for that moist, light cake….well this is one of those. I have been trying to be good but “oh my goodness” I could not resist this cake, one because I love lemons so much and two because it was that delicious. I gobbled up 2 slices, tomorrow I will…