Category Archives: Cooking

The birthday cake, the Trina way

Get all the ingredients together, have a small panic Mix butter and sugar, not sure how much, throw them in and pray for the best Add 4 eggs one at a time and wonder why you have to do it … Continue reading

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I really am not keen on getting to that last bag

So I made a dish from my childhood instead, Chinese sesame balls, all the recipes on the internet put a filling in, but I didn’t as its not what I remembered, so I am not sure if that is the … Continue reading

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Never be let it said my blog only shows the good bits

Last night I cooked dinner, I believe I fucked up slightly   I may have burnt it

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Look Ma I can cook

As I was browsing blogs I came across a recipe that I thought, yep need to try that and it looks easy. http://cookingwithawallflower.com/2016/11/17/chicken-pot-pie-with-garlic-cheddar-biscuits/ I had all the ingredients in, apart from the buttermilk, which my partner went out and got … Continue reading

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My version of lemon pepper chicken

A couple of days ago I reblogged this recipe. Normally when I reblog something like this its because I want to try it, I often end up trying it and forgetting to take a photo. However today I remembered. So here … Continue reading

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Baking is not a strong point

As I mentioned in my previous post, it was my son’s birthday. He wanted a fire engine cake. Baking is not one of my strong points. This was last years effort The bottom one is mine, top one is what … Continue reading

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Kung Pao Chicken

I follow some amazing cookery blogs, and normally reading them makes me put on 2 stone, however I have been struggling recently with what to do with chicken, we do risotto, but after a while that gets boring and then … Continue reading

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Brownies and Pumpkin Soup

Obviously not together, but I made brownies with marshmallows. Seem to have gone down ok 🙂 And I think for a first time try this was pretty good

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Tonight’s dinner

So tonight I have Megrim Sole, never had it, so I am searching for recipes, so far I have found it with brown butter, capers, lemon and parsely. Or A Jamie Oliver recipe I have tried before with a different … Continue reading

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Tonight’s dinner

So tonight I have Megrim Sole, never had it, so I am searching for recipes, so far I have found it with brown butter, capers, lemon and parsely. Or A Jamie Oliver recipe I have tried before with a different … Continue reading

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