Autumn staple: Jam roly poly

You all know by now I’m a sucker for dessert, extra points if its nostalgic. So obviously a recipe for Autumn staple: Jam roly poly, just HAD to be put up on here. I can’t believe it took me so long to be honest. Its a firm favourite in our house, though I have to … [Read more…]

Death by chocolate Halloween Doughnuts.

Its here. Our Halloween weekend has started! and i’m not even ashamed to say I’ve been planning this years halloween party since the beginning of September. Costumes have been sorted (i’ll have more about that on Monday.) decorations have been arriving on a staggered basis for nearly two months (I bought a led light fog … [Read more…]

Autumn pie.

Autumn Pie. Leftover roast chicken, smoky bacon, and an assortment of seasonal vegetables in a creamy sauce, all packed into a buttery homemade pastry. Do I even need to go on or should I just skip to the instructions?! It is an absolutely delicious dinner, its cosy, tummy warming comfort food at its best, and … [Read more…]

Pear & chocolate crumble.

My first food post of the Autumn. Pear & chocolate crumble. You all know by now, I’m all about the comfort foods, especially desserts. And this one is no different. Sweet, ripe pears baked in a brown sugar syrup alongside thick, indulgent chunks of melted chocolate, topped with a golden, buttery crumble and smothered in … [Read more…]

Honey cake with a blackberry drizzle.

I’ve noticed recently, that my blog, and my photos in particular are very… um, Autumn-ish. Let me explain that a little better. I’m a lover of all things cosy ( see my last post for more on that), the colours of Autumn, the smells, the sounds, rushing home out of the cold. The food. All … [Read more…]

#acosyhome

It was a month or so ago now I first decided to start my own hashtag. Anyone that knows me, reads my blog, follows my Insta or Facebook, knows i’m all about creating a comfortable, well presented, well fed household. I’m a homemaker through and through with the main goal being to create #acosyhome So … [Read more…]