Lavender & White Chocolate Cupcakes

It’s finally lavender season and although I’ve admittedly had this Lavender and White Chocolate recipe stashed away for a few months, it’s because I couldn’t face posting it until the timing was right. The wait was completely worth it though as I had the pleasure of shooting with them in the Mayfield Lavender fields and oh my did they shine. I’ve always been super wary of lavender in food as I feared it would just wind up tasting like soap or air freshener. Shows how much I know as it tasted anything but, and I’m so glad I had that initial… View Post

Baking Aid: 8 Tips and Tricks for Baking Beginners

Oh Mary Berry, she makes it look so easy. However as every baker starting out knows, it’s not always as simple as it seems. The science behind it is crucial and improvising is NOT an option. I’ve spent the better half of my baking life searching for tips and advice on the internet and fellow bloggers sites, and I’m forever grateful for what I learnt from them. So if you’re new to baking or have had issues in the past and you’re not sure why, here are my 8 Tips and Tricks every baker should learn before cracking those eggs. Read the recipe in full Beginner or… View Post