Lemon Buttermilk Birthday Cake

As I mentioned in my previous post, Lucy's birthday was last weekend and we had a party! It was very nice (and tiring); we always enjoy having people over. Every time Lucy's family visits we say "oh, just bring something small", and every time they out-do themselves. I'm sure we had enough food to comfortably … Continue reading Lemon Buttermilk Birthday Cake


Emmental and Rosemary Scones

Lucy's birthday was this week, and I'm currently preparing for her party tomorrow. Everything's a bit hectic today because I'm trying to do loads of cleaning and baking in advance in order to have time to tidy the house and prep food tomorrow morning. Stay tuned next week for a unicorn-themed lemon birthday cake masterpiece! … Continue reading Emmental and Rosemary Scones

Review: HailiCare Facial Cleansing Brush (Dupe for Foreo Luna)

This is one of those posts that might only be relevant to readers who are into skincare and beauty, but, nonetheless, product reviews are always fun to read. There's nothing quite like a good googling session on a product before deciding whether or not to make a purchase. Moreover, I like to do my research … Continue reading Review: HailiCare Facial Cleansing Brush (Dupe for Foreo Luna)

Cinnamon Raisin Dutch Oven Bread

Last weekend I tried a different variation of the "no-knead" bread I make in my Le Crueset pot. Previously I made a Mediterranean-style cheese bread with sundried tomatoes and olives; this time I went for something sweet for breakfast. If you like cinnamon buns, fruit loaf, or cinnamon bagels, you'll love this bread! It has … Continue reading Cinnamon Raisin Dutch Oven Bread