Simple Banana Bread

It is getting colder by the day here. What the fuck? But then we are approaching winter here in Hampshire. Luckily I love Autumn and Winter. Here’s why. * The way how the house feels chilly in the mornings when you first get up.  * The fact that you can now indulge in comfort food…

Coconut and Chocolate Chip Banana Bread

A delightfully greedy treat to have for a weekend breakfast, or elevensies. I was going to make a Coconut and Cherry Banana Bread the other day, and I discovered half a bar of dark chocolate leftover in the pantry that needed to be used up. So in a rare moment of inspiration, I decided to…

Blueberry American Breakfast Pancakes

I don’t usually make or eat pacakes a great deal nowadays. For me they are usually more of a holiday thing, a treat every once in a while. Having said that, pancakes have been a part of my family life for decades. When my brothers and I were growing up in the nineteen eighties and…

Traditional Porridge

I know you will think I am crazy, telling you how to make porridge, but let me explain. It is a good thing to know how to make, and I think that everyone should have a basic recipe for it. This is, again, a reissued post from my previous blog, but I think it’s okay…