Yesterday I decided to find out if ready rolled puff pastry + mincemeat + animal shape cookie cutters = animal puff pastry mince pies. Happily, the answer is yes, and they were yummy! I love a bit of Christmas baking, and so I tend to stock up on mincemeat when it’s cheap in the supermarkets […]
Whether or not to make the various elements of our wedding wasn’t a question in our house – I was sure from the moment we got engaged that we would. As well as enjoying crafty endeavours, we really wanted to reduce the amount of thrown away or hired elements used at our wedding.
Until recently I wasn’t a baker. I had, of course, completed some fairly disastrous cooking projects at school, and had tried (in vain) to create masterpieces for work charity bake sales, but my attempts were few and far between. Something changed a couple of months ago though, around the time I made a conscious decision […]