Breads · Breakfast · Lunch · Savoury · Snacks

Sour Cream, Chive and Chicken Scones (or Biscuits!)

Biscuit, scone, scone or biscuit. The same thing, but different words depending on whether you live in North America or Britain. And the pronunciation of scone can vary based on where in the UK you live!   Language is a complicated thing, isn’t it? I don’t claim that English is the most complex language, but… Continue reading Sour Cream, Chive and Chicken Scones (or Biscuits!)

Desserts · Pies and Tarts · Snacks

Pineapple Custard Tart

Pineapple, custard and a good dose of stress. What wonders await in this post today? This morning, stress came from many places. Everything piled up, and how was supposed to do it all at once.  Family pressure, college pressure, starting a new job and organising several events for mentoring, tutoring and trying to have a social… Continue reading Pineapple Custard Tart

Breakfast · Desserts · Pies and Tarts

Mini Apple Pear Galette

As the end of Summer looms over us, the signs of Autumn begin to show. The weather is getting chilly, days are getting shorter and produce like apples and pears are coming into season. Along with my cats getting madder than usual. She likes sleeping on laptops along with trying to get into the bag… Continue reading Mini Apple Pear Galette

Breakfast · Desserts · Muffins · Snacks

Wholewheat Blueberry Muffins

Sorry for the short post today, but I’m quite pressed for time this week with lots of different things going on. My nan has been over and we’ve been going around to different places and seeing things. Lots of shopping as well. We went to the Titanic Museum in Belfast which was very fun. We… Continue reading Wholewheat Blueberry Muffins

Breakfast · Desserts · Pies and Tarts · Savoury

Muesli Oatmeal Pie/ Mini Pies

A little change from some of the recipes that I post. Not as modern as most of them, but just as good. Not the prettiest either,  but delicious. I have a thing for history and historical recipes. The Great Depression is one area that I love. It appeals to my desire to waste less of… Continue reading Muesli Oatmeal Pie/ Mini Pies

Breakfast · Desserts · Quickbreads

Oaty Oreo Banana Bread (Cookies and Cream Oat Banana Bread)

Banana bread with oreos, oh my, what a treat 🙂 Banana bread is great and I almost always turn leftover bananas into some kind of banana bread. Today I’ve made a better-for-you version with wholewheat flour and oats. I liked the texture that the oat flour gave to the banana bread. It went well with… Continue reading Oaty Oreo Banana Bread (Cookies and Cream Oat Banana Bread)