Top 10 Unusual Things Made With Gingerbread
This is not so much nursery rhyme inspired more kids cooking time inspired because it just doesn’t matter where you live or what sort of upbringing you have had you have definitely done one of these two things. 1) Made a Gingerbread house or maybe 2) seen a picture of one. In my opinion, the humble Gingerbread house is like …
Top 10 Creative and Unusual Cake Pops
Until recently I have been walking around with my eyes closed to the world. But the good news is now they are very widely open! But this isn’t a religious thing, it is a cake thing! You see I had never heard of a “cake pop” before, but the other day there was a promotion on a “Sweet Treats Cake Pop Maker” in our …
Top 10 Best Cadbury Creme Eggs Cupcakes
“I am so sorry!” I had to say that before anyone kicks off about being on a diet or how their keyboards have broken because of drool between the keys. It is Easter time after all and while it may well be a religious celebration it is also about the day when the kids (and the kids inside us adults) get to eat our …
Top 10 Unusual Novelty Egg Cups
My mum always had some funny names for certain things (don’t all mums!) and one that will stick with me forever is “boiled egg with toast fingers” that my mum always called “puppy egg and soldiers” (I have no idea why) and so every year on Easter Sunday that is what we would have to eat. But now I am …
Top 10 Best Cake Roll Recipes
My memories of cooking in school are not good at all. I can clearly remember what I was asked to cook so recoil is not the issue here, the problem is that I am a rubbish, cook! I will never forget the day I was told to make a Swiss Roll. It was looking OK until the moment came to present it …
Top 10 Best St Patrick’s Day Cupcakes
Today is St. Patrick’s Day and all across the world (But mostly Ireland) people will be celebrating by drinking Guinness and drinking the night away. But as well as all that going on there will be a lot of people who will be having St. Patrick’s day parties! So what better thing to have at a party than cupcakes…
Top 10 Best Icebox Cake Recipes
Don’t get confused here, because this isn’t a blog post about Zebra shaped cakes, it is a dessert cake that people just happen to call “Zebra cakes” (Or Icebox cakes if you are elsewhere in the world) apparently the first ever Zebra cakes where just a slight deviation from a trifle! But I only found out about these the other day when someone posted …
Top 10 Recipes To Make With Kiwifruit
I bet I can surprise you! Did you know that a Kiwifruit isn’t a fruit at all! Despite its name, it is, in fact, a berry (A Chinese gooseberry in fact), a berry just like giant, bright green  Strawberries!  Personally, I do like a nice bit of Kiwifruit myself now and again and the other day someone who has been reading these silly top 10’s of mine …
Top 10 Nerdy and Unusual Chopping Boards
There has been a debate raging since the dawn of time. This isn’t science Vs Religion, Not wooden roller coasters Vs Steel ones this is a little more humble than those. It is the age old debate of wooden chopping boards VS plastic ones! Because it seems that some people really do prefer one kind over the other. But I am about to throw …
Top 10 Nerdy and Unusual Kitchen Gadgets
Us Nerds seem to get everywhere. From designing ice-cube moulds to jewellery. Even the common kitchen isn’t safe from us nerdy people because while most people were in them cooking amazing foods, we were in the living room designing weird and unusual kitchen gadgets…
Top 10 Cakes Made With Flakes
Want to know a little bit about me? Well, my favourite colour is black, I am well over 6 ft tall and my favourite chocolate bar is a Cadbury Flake! Now some people might now have heard of it, but the adverts always went like ‘only the crumbliest, flakiest chocolate’ and I love it! But recently I posted an image …
Top 10 Best Oreo Cheesecake Recipes
Here is a well-known fact: Oreo’s make the best cheesecakes! But as with most things that need to be handmade, these cheesecakes are open to artistic interpretation, so some people will make smaller, individual cheesecakes that you can eat in one mouthful (I could anyway) or maybe a full on large-scale cheesecake that needs to be cut into slices. And then again there …
Top 10 Unusual and Novelty Egg Fryers
I love my eggs! Scrambled, fried, poached, boiled anything as long as it’s cooked well. This post all started last week when for the first time in my life (as far as I can remember) I had the much talked about but lesser seen double yolk! For me it wasn’t just a double egg yolk, it was a sign of a great …
Top 10 Yorkshire Pudding Recipes
A lot of people reading this might now know what a “Yorkshire Pudding” really is, but this is not so much a pudding, but a tasty dinner side snack. Often served with a Sunday Roast Beef dinner I like them far too much to only have them once in a while, so I have been looking for alternative recipe ideas…
Top 10 Double Dipped Strawberries
As a child, there is only one thing that is worst than vegetables and that is fruit! Although it has to be said I really didn’t mind it myself when I was young, but up until only very recently my little boy hated fruit. The taste of it, the feel and just about everything about it! But it seems lately he has found a little space in …
Top 10 Recipe and Snack Style Edible Roses
When it comes to Valentines day I feel sorry for the females (and some men) of the world because just what do you give a man for Valentines day?!? Money? Gifts? Chocolates? Or maybe you should give them flowers!?! Well I don’t want any of those I like food! And here is a golden rule to follow this valentines day: The …