Simple Vanilla Sponge

My parents have never been big birthday people, but when your turning 50 you need to celebrate somehow. Along with some of my family, we took them out for a birthday meal complete with balloons and cake. We went to The Blacksmiths Arms in Biggin (North Yorkshire), as it’s a firm favourite of theirs as … More Simple Vanilla Sponge

Black Velvet Cupcakes

I LOVE to bake, but I’m definitely no expert. I enjoy starting with a range of different ingredients and then helping them merge into something tasty and pretty to look it. Mmmm… As Autumn is upon us I thought I’d try and bake with some seasonal ingredients. When I went to the supermarket the first … More Black Velvet Cupcakes