Healthy date bites

Ella Woodward's new cook book Deliciously Ella – named after her very popular food blog – is apparently the fastest selling maiden cook book ever in the UK. She has built up a huge loyal following on her blog, supplying her readers with no fuss, healthy options while satisfying cravings for tasty sweet food. Impossible?-…

Salted caramel macarons

If you know my blog you know macarons are my 'thing'. I am not sure macarons impress more than things I consider to be more worthy of praise but they do. I am running one of my 'foolproof macaron' fundraising classes very soon and thought I'd play around with a new flavour. I made a…

Lemon macarons with lavender buttercream

As all my friends and followers know, I make a LOT of macarons, and cannot be persuaded to make them by the French method. Since that's the way most bloggers I read make them, I make no apologies for posting another variation on my basic recipe.