Ah, weekends!

Weekends in my house are strange occasions. Due to both parties being on second marriages, each weekend is different. This weekend for example, we have the kids. Next week, we won’t have any kids! At least, that is what has happened until recently. So, the kids in order of age are 21, 19, 17, 13, […]

Opera Cake

I saw this on Great British Bake Off and thought I’d have a go. For a first attempt I am pleased. Not ecstatic, but pleased. Opera Cake   Author: Mike Recipe type: Cake Cuisine: French Serves: 8 Prep time: 90 mins Cook time: 20 mins Total time: 1 hour 50 mins Print   A richly […]