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Bake Your Way Into Your Lovers Heart This Valentines Day With My Persian Love Cake Topped In A Romantically Delicious Rose Cream...
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This no churn ice cream recipe is perfect for celebrating St. Patrick's Day, especially if you have an infinity with Thin Mints Girl Scout Cookies!
Fancy a Poke? I'm not trying to get fresh with you - honestly! This week I made three, yes three, new foodie finds that have shot my tastebuds heavenward. The first two discoveries were found by pure chance during a frantic hangry shop to transform left-over pork roast and eggs (that had been festering at the back of … Continue reading Raspberry Jello Poke Cake
Keeping up with the Kardashians... ...is surprisingly hard to do. Having spent much of the past few months on long haul flights jetting across the Atlantic, squeezing in as many lunch, coffee and dinner dates as my waistband would allow, I totally understand how it may appear that I live a glamorous Kardashian-esque lifestyle. But with the side-effects of jet lag, … Continue reading Spiced Apple & Date Oatmeal
A change is as good as a rest, at least that is what they say isn’t it?! And with the start of a new year I have decided it’s time for change. So my New Year’s resolution is not only to make this food blog as awesome as is awesomely possible, but to also cook one new food […]
Roses are Red, Violets are Blue... here is my Valentines Gift to you! I couldn't resist re-posting this deliciously romantic Persian Love Cake with Rose Cream - it's the perfect way to win your Valentines heart this February 14th! Have you visited the Arugula & Rocket Online Cook Shop lately? I have just launched a range of exciting new items, … Continue reading Persian Love Cake with Rose Cream
All you need is love... ...chocolate, coffee, hamburgers, cupcakes, peanut butter and did I mention chocolate?! Valentines Day is nearly upon us - a day of love, passion and romance. I have never really understood why it is more important to share your love on one specified day of the year. On February 14th, just 1 day out of … Continue reading Peanut Butter & Jelly Smoothie
Nothing's more American than apple pie… ...at least that's what they (and my husband) say. In fact, the first recorded recipe for apple pie was written way back in 1381 back home in England - sorry husband, you are WRONG and I am oh so right (for once)! To me there is nothing more American than Blueberry Pie. I … Continue reading Blueberry Pie with Coconut Crust
I can't help falling in love... ...with this moist, delicious Chocolate Chip Banana Bread with Peanut Butter Frosting recipe - and neither will you, I promise! Last Sunday was the late Elvis Presley's birthday and although I am no fan of the King of Rock's music, I sure am a fan of his favourite sandwich filling … Continue reading Chocolate Chip Banana Bread with Peanut Butter Frosting
"I'm Dreaming of a White Christmas"... ...and it seems that dream is all I can do. Typically, the moment we arrive in the UK Facebook is run amok with photos of snowy white landscapes from back home in Seattle - yes, it snowed! The snow looks so Christmassy and romantic, especially compared to the cold, wet, rainy days we are enduring … Continue reading White Christmas Candy Cane Milkshake
It's beginning to smell a lot like Christmas! Our condo is filled with the holly jolly aromas of Christmas because this morning, having woken with a void in my heart where Thanksgiving once lived, I decided to get my festive freak on and fill it with the joys of Christmas. So donning my Santa hat and … Continue reading Christmas Gingerbread Cookies
"Feed a Fever, Starve a Cold" - at least, that's what the old wives say. I rarely suffer from winter colds but when I do I am totally unbearable - just ask my husband! I am also someone who gets really "hangry", so to keep my misery (and his) to a minimum, the hubby decided to feed my cold with a never-ending … Continue reading Chicken Frankie Naan
Thanksgiving is an opportune holiday for us foodies, but it can equally become a day filled with stressful marathon cooking sessions and fears of satisfying the expectations of your dinner guests. So let me be your holiday heroine with my guide to the Best Thanksgiving Recipes Ever - these recipes not only taste great, but are also so easy to make that even … Continue reading Best Thanksgiving Recipes Ever!
This week I am back in the UK - my god, how cold is it here?!!! I've been as busy as a bee catching up with family and friends. I was also fortunate to celebrate my dear friend Tracey's 40th birthday at The Crazy Bear restaurant in Beaconsfield. If you haven't been to this decadent restaurant before, you … Continue reading Oreo Cookie Brownies
I love the change in season. Not for the change in weather, but for the ever changing seasons of food. But rather than harping on about the latest ancient grain or root vegetable that has just been hand pulled from a small batch, organic farm - YAWN! - my wanton desires are driven by the candy aisles and my local coffee store, which … Continue reading Chewy Gooey Hot Tamales Brownies