Homemade Cinnamon & Brown Sugar Praline Ice Cream

Homemade Cinnamon & Brown Sugar Praline Ice Cream

Early spring brings crops of rhubarb to the garden. Rhubarb is a versatile fruit, but my favourite way of eating it is in a crumble, mixed with a few early season strawberries. I usually serve crumble with ice cream as it cools down the surface-of-the-sun hot fruit. Wanting to try out the new ice cream…

Oat and Banana Breakfast Muffins

Oat and Banana Breakfast Muffins

One of the joys of being an adult is you can have cake for breakfast, just so long as you call it a muffin. With these breakfast muffins, I have tried to cram in some good stuff so that you can feel reasonably virtuous while eating one… or two. Packed with energy-giving oats, and flaxseed that…

FairyLight Tea House

New Feature! Craft Section

So, since the new kitchen is still not in yet (end of May;) ), so I am keeping my creative juices flowing with other crafts. It occurred to me that other people that enjoy the creative side of cooking and baking, may also dabble in other creative endeavours such as crafts. I thought it would…

Chez Mutherfudger

Im’ Back… Again… Well, Almost

So… yeah. Remember when in September I made a bold statement saying I am back? Due to unforeseen circumstances like illness (the builders), and supply problems (insulation factory burning down) etc., things took a while longer than planned. However, stage 1 is now complete. We have the shell built, wired, plumbed and plastered. We have a…

eggnog fudge truffles

Eggnog Fudge Truffles

This recipe was originally developed to go in my 2015 Christmas Edible Gift hamper. This one was a new fudge flavour for me. I figured that since Eggnog is largely cream, one of the main components of fudge, that it would work very well. It did. Using ready made eggnog is easier, but you can…

The Walking Bread

The Walking Bread – coming soon!

Ladies and Gents, as those who know me personally will attest, I am a HUGE fan of The Walking Dead. I am also a fan of bread, so imagine my delight and wonder when I heard about the forthcoming book from the same people that brought you Baking Bad and Game of Scones – THE…