Bake-Off madness & perfect shortcrust pastry!

Hey all, How’s it going? Did you watch Bake Off last night? Wasn't it just splendid? Commiserations to Alvin, who put up a valiant fight. I'm Team Tamal, who do you think will stay the distance? Highlights of the show included more animated face-pulling from the team (it should be entitled Great British Gurn Off) and ...

World Book Night 2015 & Restaurant Review: The Pointing Dog & Duck

Hello All, How are you doing? I hope you had a great weekend, what did you get up to? I had a blast, seeing the family in Bakewell for the Food Festival on Saturday, a lovely long walk around Derby (which also meant getting lost around Mickleover and Littleover – more on that later) and discovering ...