cooked home made bagels

Bagels | Bake 50 Breads #6

I remember watching Great British Bake Off and seeing them cook bagels – I made a mental note and added … Read More

homemade baguettes

Baguettes | Bake 50 Breads #5

I like baguettes. I like the chewiness and crustiness of them. However, shop bought ones are often disappointing and barely … Read More


Nigel Slater’s Extremely moist chocolate and beetroot cake

I booked myself in for the Spen Valley Clandestine Cake Club at the end of February. This meant I needed … Read More

cranberry and oat biscuits

Sour Cherry and Oat Biscuits from Short & Sweet by Dan Lepard

I had the Dan Lepard book bought as a belated birthday present, I spent a long time reading through it, … Read More

white loaves

Basic White Bread | Bake 50 Breads #2

I regularly make white bread, so it’s fitting that this appears quite early on in the challenge. I tend to … Read More

river cottage sourdough cooked

River Cottage Sourdough | Bake 50 Breads #1

Following on from my post about day one and to of making the River Cottage Sourdough Starter it continued on … Read More

cooling garibaldi biscuits

James Martin’s Homemade Garibaldi

I had a bit of a last minute ‘what shall we have for afters’ when I invited my mum over … Read More

bertinet flamiche cooked

Flamiche from Crust by Richard Bertinet

I’d flicked through the Dough book when I was on the bread making course the other week and promptly put … Read More

river cottage day one sourdough starter

River Cottage Sourdough Starter – Day one and two

I have been baking my own handmade bread for a year now. I can confidently make a decent white loaf, … Read More


Bread Making Course with Love Bread

Ahhhh. I love bread. I cant remember how I found out about Love Bread based in Brighouse, but I follow … Read More