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A Manchester Tart Inspired Doughnut

To celebrate National Doughnut week the guys at Domu asked me to create a Manchester themed doughnut! I wanted to do a Vimto doughnut, Mark suggested a Manchester Bee one but It was my sister Joanne that threw in the idea of a Manchester Tart and as soon as she said it i thought yes. A…

A Jolly Joanie Christmas

I first discovered Joanie clothing when my friend Sarah tagged me in an Instagram post of this dress and said it’d be perfect for an upcoming wedding i was going to. That day i spent a good portion of it searching the website, i was hooked! Following on from this and very kindly of her,…

BAKE: Crème Egg Scotch Eggs

  First let me start off by saying wow that was not easy! Right now I am full of chocolate, cuts (I grated my thumb, ouch) and lets face it I’m on my second glass of the red stuff and I’m not talking about Vimto. It snowed this morning so my plans went out the window, not being…

BAKE: Red Velvet Cupcakes

Red? mine are more on the brown side due to my love of cocoa, a whole tube of red food colouring could not make these cakes red. I’m half tempted to rock up to a Café Nero and ask for their recipe. Have you seen theirs? #CakeGoals   This cake is traditionally a Valentines Day treat…

BAKE: Chocolate Orange Fondant

Judging by social media it seems everyone and their nan received a Terry’s Chocolate Orange this Christmas. Vlogs & Blogs featured them and I watched and realised quickly… I didn’t get one! BUT I did receive a cook book, the Manchester Cook Book no less. Inside is a Chocolate Orange Fondant recipe by The George Charles…