The Sun’ll Come Out Tomorrow Cupcakes

Sunshine Cupcakes on by Katie Bryson on Feeding Boys

The sun might be out up here in Whitley Bay, but it’s a good 10 degrees below London temperatures during this so-called Spring heatwave. I venture into my sun soaked garden expecting warmth, but am greeted with a not very subtle nip in the air. I was warned that it’d be chilly up here, and […]

Tasty treats for Easter weekend

Easter Nest Cupcakes by Katie Bryson for Channel 4 Fairy Giving You More

I’ve got a trio of treats for Easter weekend including sumptuous chocolate brownies, easy but pretty cupcakes and a foolproof recipe for roast lamb. These are my recipes for Channel 4 Fairy Giving You More for April, so I hope you enjoy making them as much as I did coming up with them. Easter Nest […]

Lemon and Blueberry Cupcakes

Mother's Day Lemon and Blueberry Cupcakes by Katie Bryson for Channel 4 Fairy Giving You More

Mother’s Day is nearly upon us. The day when us hard working mums of little people might be treated to a little lie-in and a spot of breakfast in bed. There should also be cake… lots of lovely cake. We’ve earned it ladies. These classy little numbers marry blueberry flecked sponges with swirls of zesty lemon buttercream. The […]

Candy Cane Rocky Road

Candy Cane Rocky Road on

Here’s an easy festive no bake recipe for mintylicious Rocky Road topped with Candy Canes for a touch of Christmas cheer. It’s perfect for making in a rush when you’ve got the school fair looming, end of term edible gifts for teachers to make or just fancy a simple kitchen activity with the kids. This time […]

Pumpkin, Ginger and Orange Traybake

Halloween Pumpkin, Ginger and Orange Traybake by Katie Bryson for

An easy seasonal bake full of warmth and flavour, topped with fluffy citrus cream cheese frosting it’s hard to stop at one slice. You can use the flesh of pumpkin or butternut squash, with the overall texture being very similar to carrot cake. I put this treat together for a local coffee morning my friend was […]

Toffee Apple Cupcakes

Toffee Apple Cupcakes by Katie Bryson for

Apple and cinnamon cupcakes topped with lashings of toffee frosting drizzled with caramel, it’s pretty safe to say you’ll only need to eat one of these! I wanted to create a seasonal bake that would be perfect for autumnal gatherings, cake stalls or a gift to cheer someone up. There’s always an occasion for cake, […]

Banana, Nectarine and Cinnamon Muffins

Banana, Nectarine and Cinnamon Muffins on

An easy weekend bake that uses up fruit that’s past its best, these soft banana and nectarine muffins with a cinnamon sugar crust are great with coffee or as a sweet treat for children’s lunch boxes. Fruit that’s over ripe and squishy is perfect for baking as it lends a delicious damp quality to the […]

Cider Punch Drizzle Loaf Cakes

Feeding Boys: Cider Drizzle Cakes

It’s September and i’m back in the swing of all things blog! It has felt good to have taken a step back from my online existence and get out there and throw myself into the summer. One of the highlights was when my lush friend and magic photographer Sharron got hitched in her back garden to […]

Quick and easy summer desserts

Strawberry Oat Bars by Katie Bryson

If you’re hankering after some summer dessert ideas to take to a party or along to a picnic, then i’ve got a couple of easy recipes for you in association with Flora. Let’s kick off with these easy peasy Mini Raspberry Cheesecake Pots, with a divine crunchy hob nob biscuit base topped with home-made fresh […]

Firefighter Approved Chocolate Guinness Cake

Chocolate Guinness Cake on feeding

The way to a firefighter’s heart is cake, lots and lots of cake. It’s genuinely quite shocking just how much cake a hungry watch can demolish, but believe me if you can impress them with your baking then you’re on the way to winning them over. They’re a tough crowd though, so you need a […]