Is Baking Good for your Mental Health?

There is a lot of information available on how to improve our mental health and wellbeing, but in this blog, I am going to be investigating the question “Is baking good for your mental health?” First let’s look at some statistics: Statistics taken from World Mental Health Day – c/o ITV.com There is no denying […]

Baking perfect cakes: 6 Top Tips

There is no denying it – baking perfect cakes can be a tricky business! The perfect bake is a wonderful sight, but sometimes so hard to get right! Follow these 6 top tips, to make baking perfect cakes a walk in the park….. Top Tip 1 – Preparation Make sure your ingredients are at room […]

Great British Bake Off: is it fair for contestants?

The Great British Bake Off is due to hit our screens in a few days time, but does the show expect too much from the bakers? Are they just setting them up to fail with unrealistic tasks and not enough time to complete them? Let’s look back to 2010 where it all began with Season […]

Baking with your children

A simple phrase which can provoke a variety of reactions in adults …. Happy childhood memoriesFun times with your own childrenOr absolute fear! Which one describes you best? In all honesty, I confess that I have experienced all three reactions at one point or another in my life! So why should we be getting in […]