Happy Birthday To ME!

So, Monday was my birthday and I have been contemplating things. I realised that this is the first year where I haven’t been particularly unhappy in some aspect of my life and haven’t been actively trying to change something. Last year was my job, the year before was a handful of things, as where the […]

Friday Favourites

This week seems to have gone on forever and last weekend seems a lifetime ago. So let’s see if I can wrack my brains hard enough to remember my favourite things from this week. #     The birthday cake I made at the weekend turned out well. #     We went for a gorgeous […]

Let Them Eat Cake!

At the beginning of this week I mentioned my new baking mission and how I began with a birthday cake for my OH’s mum. I know, it was a bit of a big task to set myself when I’m just getting back in to the swing of this baking thing but there’s no time like the […]

The Great Laura Bake Off

I’m not sure if I’ve mentioned it before but I’m totally enthralled with this year’s Great British Bake Off and I’m totally split between loving Cathryn or James more! Can they both win please? Baking is something I’ve loved doing since I was young and I used to make fairy cakes and apple pie with […]

Wait A Minute Mr Postman!

I really love getting post. It really makes my day when I go to that little blue box under the stairs in my building and find an envelope with my name on it. (I know what you’re thinking, but I rarely get bills and bank statements through the post, I get most of them online.) […]