Coconut Raspberry Macaroons

Coconut macaroons were the treat of choice, visiting the local bakery when I was a little girl.  I’d always beg my mam for a macaroon and a meringue snake (can you remember those?) while out…

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Coconut Macarons

Why hello again, it’s been a while hasn’t it?  If you follow me on Twitter you’ll understand my lengthy absence from blogging, Kris and I just made the leap into home ownership.  Hurray!  The journey…

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More Macarons

I’ve been craving macarons like crazy recently.  Sadly, there doesn’t seen to be anywhere in Newcastle which stocks a decent macaron.  So, I was reduced to making my own.  Usually I’m not a fan of…

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Chocolate Macarons

With New Years Eve looming I found myself in a panic, drowning in a sea of loose plans and uncertainty.  Do I brave my most hated night of the year and go out, or do…

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Afternoon Tea: Jesmond Dene House

Today was a good day, today was a day filled with tasty delicious treats drenched in lashings of my favorite Ringtons Tea!  I must have been a good girl this week as my wonderful fiancé…

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