Sweaty Betty

Sweaty Betty

My new favourite quote is now on a bag, "The cure for everything is salt water - sweat, tears or the sea." Being a keen sailor for years, I can abide to the healing properties of salt water, more recently with being a gym bunny, sweat really does cure all. You never regret a bad

Ship It Cake

Ship It Cake.

When your team at work find out you can bake, know that you live opposite a shipyard and happen to mention the upcoming development day known as Ship It day, the result is quite simply a cake shaped like a ship. Did I mention there was 40 odd people on my wider team? Yupp, challenge

Triple Chocolate Brownies

Triple Chocolate Brownies

A recent bake sale at work meant I was looking for a quick, in expensive bake to donate. After flicking through Humminbgird Bakery's Cake Days cookbook I found the basic brownie recipe. A melt the butter and chocolate, add the flour, eggs, sugar and throw into a greased tin kind of recipe. So simple, it

#LifeUnfiltered

Madison Holleran, was an Ivy League track runner for University of Pennsylvania, her sudden suicide on Jan 17, 2014 shocked her family. ESPN wrote a very thought provoking article called Split Image on social media and the filter we appear to put on our life. I read this during my lunch hour on Friday and