Red Velvet Shortbread Cookies

Red Velvet Shortbread Pinwheels

The last couple of years I have taken gingerbread men cookies to work on the last week before we break up for the holidays. This year, I wanted to do something a little different. I wanted to do pinwheels. And not just ordinary pinwheels, but the ones with sprinkles around the outside for a little…

christmas giveaway

Christmas Treat Box GIVEAWAY!

Things are about to get busy at Mutherfudger HQ. I am currently preparing to make the gift boxes of sweet treats for my family. I decided that this year I would make one extra for a give away. The box usually contains a selection of chocolate bark, fudge, truffles, cookies, iced biscuits, and other yummy…

Baked Stuffed Squash

Baked Stuffed Squash

I have long bemoaned the fact that despite there being a multitude of squash varieties, the number available in my local supermarkets is limited. However, I managed to score several different varieties in Lidl. Among the selection, I picked up some small Carnival squash. They are small and exceedingly pretty. They are cream coloured, and…

Roasted Pumpkin and Feta Pasta

Roasted Pumpkin and Feta Pasta

Despite the unseasonably warm and windy weather, I am enjoying October. I am enjoying the autumn foliage, and a return to more wintery dishes. It is also the height of winter squash season. As part of my squash appreciation month, I wanted to do something with feta, as it is one of my favourite cheeses….

Baked Pumpkin Spiced Donuts

Baked Pumpkin Spice Donuts

I love donuts. I mean… I REALLY love donuts. Warm greasy sugared rings from the seaside, or light as air Krispy Kremes, it doesn’t matter. I have a Homer Simpson level of appreciation. This house does not own a deep fat fryer for this very reason. I would be tempted to make them far too…

pumpkin tortellini

Pumpkin and Cheese Tortellini

Knowing how to make your own pasta is a useful skill to have. You can roll it out with a rolling pin, but your life will be so much easier with a pasta roller. You can get ones that clamp to your worktop, or ones that attach to a mixer. The latter involves far less…