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What The Dickens (Victorian Breakfast at The Star and Dove, Bristol)

As I mentioned on Monday, Sunday the 28th September was the day I turned 27. I’m fast approaching the dreaded 3-0 birthday. As you can see from the picture below I am clinging on to my youth and my...
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Birthday Bucket List – 27th Year

Happy Monday to you all! Hope you had a great weekend and spent it baking for the Virtual Bake Sale for Macmillan Cancer Support. Yesterday I turned the ripe old age of 27. I know you are shocked with my...
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A Birthday Boston Cream Pie for A Big Bake Sale

Happy Macmillan Coffee Morning!!! Today people all over the UK are hosting coffee mornings to raise money for Macmillan Cancer Support for people living with cancer and supporting them and their families...
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Lively Lisbon Part 2 – FoodNerd Travels

The adventure continues! Did you enjoy the many food pictures from Lisbon in Part One earlier this week? Well let’s get even pictures of blue skies, flounce and food on the go then… We spent...
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Lively Lisbon – Part 1 – FoodNerd Travels

I am very fortunate that I come from a close and loving family. Don’t get me wrong we have our eccentricities and not the Waltons, but I count my blessings for my wonderful weird family. It’s...
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Trip to the Seaside (Sea Salt and Cocoa Nib Madeleines)

How are all of you getting on with your bakes for my Virtual Bake Sale for Macmillan Cancer Support? There’s been some great recipes and donations already posted to the main donation and recipe...
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The Tooth Fairy (Peppersmith Mints)

On Monday I brought you The Tooth Breaker Caramel, so for the balance of protecting your pearly whites, today I bring the delights of Peppersmith mints! I am a huge fan of all things garlic base so...
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The Tooth Breaker (Chocolate, Cocoa Nibs and Sea Salt Caramel)

I go on weekend bake off furies sometimes when for once I don’t have a millions things to do and places to go. I love these weekends, I pump up the jams, I may or may not of changed into proper...
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A Warm Cuddle in a Mug (Mexican Hot Chocolate)

Soon sadly the Summer days will be drawing to a close and the colder Autumn snap will in full force. But I will let you in to my secret in how I’m gonna stay a happy cheerful camper throughout the...
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Taking the Biscuit (Brown Sugar & Biscuit Butter Choc Chip Cookies)

Have you found your recipe you want to do for the Virtual Bake Sale for Macmillan Cancer Support yet?? Well this recipe may be the one get get you baking and donating! Have you discovered the love of...
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FoodNerd’s Bake Sale Inspiration

This week I launched this years Virtual Bake Sale for Macmillan Cancer Support. It’s a great way to share your recipes with a new group of readers and raise money for a great cause. If you fancy...
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Chuckle Fest (Edinburgh Fringe Festival- FoodNerd Travels)

This trip hasn’t been on my bucket list that I put on my blog shortly after my 26th birthday. It should of and has been on my list of must sees for a long time. See one of my other passions is...
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Macmillan Cancer Support Virtual Bake Sale 2014

Want to raise money to support those with cancer and their families? Fancy sharing your sexy recipes with new readers and fans? Then join FoodNerd for her Virtual Bake Sale! On September 26th this year,...
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A Rare Gem (The Ox, Bristol)

I love a good steak. Actually there is nothing finer in life than a sexy well cooked steak. Not well done cooked steak, heavens no. But a juicy tender rare steak. In hunting this gem out, I have a new...
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You’re My Honey (Honey Chocolate Truffles)

One of my happy places is my parents garden. They have worked so hard over the years to make it a beautiful place. The garden has grown up with me and my brother as there were a big ditch that was once a...
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Berry Nice Indeed Update! (Raspberry Liqueur – part 2)

Way back when the weather was cold and I was skating around my kitchen in super thick socks and jumper on jumper I made a batch of raspberry liqueur with my Dad aka. Captain Oddball, you can check out...
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Foodie Follow Friday – Week 13

HAPPY FOODIE FOLLOW FRIDAY!! Hope you all had a great week and looking forward to the long bank holiday weekend. I’m off to Edinburgh tomorrow for the Fringe Festival to eat lots of food with great...
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July Cocoa Runners Parcel

Another month has passed and another fantastic Cocoa Runners parcel has landed on my door mat before the neighbours upstairs spies what treasure lies within.  What a great selection there was too in my...
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Slice of the Big Apple (New York Baked Cheesecake)

Recently I’ve been doing a lot of travel reminiscing. I think this is due to the fact that I haven’t got a big travel adventure planned any time soon. It really doesn’t help having...
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Foodie Follow Friday – Week 12

‘ola playas!!! Happy Foodie Follow Friday! Hope you are having a good one and have fun plans for the weekend ahead. I’m off to have quality time with Captain Oddball (my dad) eat lots of  red...
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