Monthly Archives: June 2012

Lemon Meringue Pie

PLEAASSEEEEE visit me AT:     MoosPantry  I’d LOVE to talk cake!!!!  Or music – goth/metal/grunge/post-punk etc….!!! Anyway, my oven is a fan oven – can you tell? It DEFINITELY isn’t working is it? Tee hee… However this was a … Continue reading

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Father’s Day Biscuits (Royal Iced Sugar Cookies)

C’mon ENG – ER – LAND!!! It’s what every dad in the land is shouting right now – second half of England vs Ukraine. So, inspired by sweetsugarbelle, this was my first attempt at Royal Iced Sugar Cookies – and … Continue reading

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Carrot Cake (Oil-free, Gluten-free)

Carrot Cake (oil-free, gluten-free) I have been on the hunt for the perfect carrot cake recipe for about two years. No joke. Being a vegetarian, I feel it’s a duty to nail this one. But have you ever just felt … Continue reading

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Classic Victoria Sponge Cake

This is the CLASSIC Women’s Institute Victoria Sponge Cake recipe. DO NOT break these rules otherwise women the world over will come for you waving their hand whisks! 1) Only ever use raspberry jam in a Victoria Sponge. NO strawberry. … Continue reading

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One Lovely Blog Award

Today I received a lovely comment and the One Lovely Blog Award from Paula at vintagekitchennotes.  What an honour!  Thank you so much to for this …  I am totally bowled over! The fabulous thing about awards is that you … Continue reading

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Red Velvet Cake with English Roses

“Laaaaand of Ho-ope annnnnd Gloooooooooooory…” The sounds of jubilee songs permeated the air over HRH.  Would you believe that our place of work has the initials ‘HRH’?  You couldn’t make this stuff up… What fun we had – everyone convinced … Continue reading

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