Posted in December 2012

breakfast of (potential) champions.

breakfast of (potential) champions.

So it’s not 2013 yet, but I’ve started my “resolution” early because I’m not a huge fan of New Year’s anyway; plus I could do with the few extra days to get myself into the healthy living lifestyle once more. Last year, around this time of year, I watched a documentary where some nutritionists had … Continue reading

marathon de paris.

marathon de paris.

I’ve wanted to run a marathon for longer than I can remember. I have memories of watching the London Marathon on the television as a kid and be awestruck with the dedication that the thousands of runners have put in to be there on that one day to complete that one race. I think it’s … Continue reading

christmas pudding (chocolate cake).

christmas pudding (chocolate cake).

I really love to craft, what I call, elabourate cakes. These are cakes that hopefully you look at and think, or say out aloud, ‘WOW’. My last real big cake was a little while ago now, back in Summer for the Olympics, team gb giant olympic cupcake baked with my good friend Kirsty. But Christmas … Continue reading

yet to be named italian stuffed bread.

yet to be named italian stuffed bread.

I’ve been baking a lot of bread recently, it’s not the strongest skill in my baking repertoire, but then again you have to practice to get better so that’s exactly what I’ve been doing. My housemates recently bought one of those part-baked garlicy stuffed bread and before it went into the oven we were admiring … Continue reading