Exercising and Eating Right…

Exercising and eating right. Neither of which I have ever been very good at. I’ll be 32 this year, and I don’t know if it’s something that happens you after you hit the ’30’s’ but I’m finding I’m not able to eat whatever I want and remain in tip top – well, fairly ok shape anymore like I seemed to get away with all through my 20’s. I’ve been fighting it for a while now, eating whatever, pigging out, running around like a lunatic all day and forgetting to eat a lunch and then shovelling a packet of crisps and a kinder bar down my throat an hour before dinner […]

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Easy Peasy Apple Tart Recipe

If you’re like me and baking doesn’t exactly come naturally to you, here’s a nice easy peasy apple tart recipe for you! What you need: Cooking Apple (I used around 4 large apples) 1/2 grated lemon grind 125g sugar Caster sugar 350g plain flour 175g margarine Water to mix Egg to glaze Method: Pre heat the oven to 200c / Gas mark 6. Put the flour and margarine in a bowl and rub them together until they resemble breadcrumbs. Add enough water to form a stiff dough. Roll out the dough on a well floured surface. Use half to line the bottom of your pie dish. Peel the apples and […]

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A Recipe For Chocolate Heaven…

Me and a friend have been doing a baking course for a few weeks now. I’m not the greatest at baking – hence the course! – and so far not much has been edible… until last night! Last night we made Chocolate Pudding with sauce. Oh sweet Lord it’s delicious! I’ve already scoffed a load of it this morning after the school run. (Take tinfoil off, have a small taste, put tinfoil back on, skulk around it eyeing it up, take tinfoil off, take another taste, put tinfoil back on..) That’s been me for the last half an hour! Anyway seeing as that it was so delicious I thought I’d […]

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