Category Breakfast

SPICED BANANA & WALNUT DROP SCONES

I’d never made drop scones before, but these turned out surprisingly well – warming and comforting.  I’d been wanting to make them for a while now, and it seems that the change in weather has had me gravitating towards all things crumpetty and so provided the extra push I needed to have a go.  I followed a basic Hugh […]

RASPBERRY & BRIOCHE (BREAKFAST OR BRUNCH) BREAD & BUTTER PUDDING

I’ve never really considered bread and butter pudding as being a suitable breakfast food, but if pancakes are acceptable every now and again, then, on closer inspection, I don’t see why this version of the pud shouldn’t feature on a weekend brunch table occasionally.  It’s actually surprisingly light and not overly sweet, using only a little butter, […]

OATY BANANA & FIG FINGERS

I like to carry snacks with me when I’m out and about.  I often don’t sleep very well, and it gets in the way of day to day life, making me hungry often, fogging my mind and stupefying me a little bit.  Whether you’re familiar with that particular problem or not, we all need an energy boost […]

CRUNCHY GRANOLA

From time to time, I get a craving for granola, but the stuff I find in the shops isn’t usually to my taste – it tends to be a bit oversweet for my breakfast needs.  Homemade granola is pretty simple and can be tailored to your own tastes, which makes breakfast all the more satisfying!  And, because I […]