Chocolate & Caramel Popcorn Bars with POPCORN SHED

In the last few years popcorn has become so much more than that ‘special snack’ you only ever got to eat in the cinema. Ten years ago, it was one of the main reasons we all went to visit the big screen, but now, you can quite literally eat it for breakfast, lunch and dinner with hundreds of brands offering an array of sweet and savoury flavours. I guess you could call me somewhat of a popcorn fanatic, but I know I’m not alone (follow Chessie King on Instagram and Snapchat for daily popcorn updates). That’s why when Popcorn Shed got… View Post

Great British Bake Along | Mary Berry’s Jaffa Cakes

Something happens to me when The Great British Bake off is on TV. From the Ready, Set, BAKE this bubble in the pit of my stomach begins to rise, my eyes never leave the screen and on occasions (the amount of which I’m far too embarrassed to admit) I give my own commentary on what they’re doing right and wrong… surely I can’t be the only one? I feel the stress, I wince at the oven burn, and my heartaches when the sponge Just.Wont.Bloody.Rise. Why? Because baking is my passion and these things happen to me every god dam time… View Post

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