Spiced Christmas Crepe Cake

Spiced Christmas Crepe Cake on feedingboys.co.uk

This is a brilliant way to make a fun version of a Christmas cake style dessert using store cupboard ingredients and the very genius Abra-ca-Debora ready-made pancakes. Fans of this blog will already know how much I love some corner cutting! Of course I can and do make my own pancakes, we make them pretty much […]

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 […]

Toffee apple pancakes

Toffee Apple Pancakes on Feeding Boys

It’s Shrove Tuesday this week, so I thought it was only right to come up with a tasty pancake filling idea for you to try. I’ve kept it super simple so there’s limited faffing about – cooking pancakes is a labour of love enough without lots of fancy fillings to prepare. I’ve used dark brown […]

Mini gypsy tarts

Mini gypsy tarts by feedingboys.co.uk

This is based on a recipe I nabbed from my mum after she baked a big version for us over the Christmas holidays. Mum calls it Gypsy Tart, and from a spot of web research, it turns out it’s a traditional recipe from Kent where back in the mists of time a lady with not […]

Christmas leftover recipes

Christmas Pudding Trifle by Katie Bryson for the Good Food Channel, photo by Sharron Gibson

Mince pies and Christmas pudding are often left lingering in the days between Christmas and New Year, so why not do something creative with them? I’ve come up with a couple of ideas that are perfect for feeding guests popping in over the festive season… Christmas Pudding Trifles Boozy make-ahead dessert that’ll use up those […]

Christmas cake inspiration

Good Food Christmas, Candy Cane Cupcakes, recipe and styling by Katie Bryson, photo by Sharron Gibson

When I say Christmas cakes, I don’t mean the heavily iced and marzipan wrapped stodgy fruit cake, oh no, we’re talking festive flavours in beautiful bakes that’ll impress anyone who happens to be popping over to your place during the festive season. Most of the following recipes are from talented local baker and good friend […]

Easy dinner party ideas

Easy dinner party recipes

Dinner parties can be a bit stressful, especially when you’re a parent and you don’t have much time between putting the kids to bed and welcoming your guests through the door. So i’ve come up with a couple of recipes for your repertoire that’ll give you a bit of extra time to play with. The […]

Fun Halloween recipes

Spider Cupcakes

Here are series of fun Halloween recipe ideas I developed for the Good Food Channel website which are perfect for parties, beautifully photographed by Sharron Gibson of The Image Garden. I’ve kept things very simple to make, so they’re ideal for cooking with kids. I’ve also tried to inject lots of flavour into the recipes […]

Cinnamon infused cherry compote

Cherry compote

Is it a compote or a fridge jam? Well a bit of both really. But what I’m certain of is that it’s an easy recipe, a gateway to dessert heaven and eeks out my cherry supply just that little bit longer. I’m not good at letting go. I’m sure I don’t need to tell you […]

Eggy bread stars with berry sorbet

Eggy bread stars and berry sorbet

You might not think of whipping up a sorbet first thing in the morning, but let me tell you if you’ve got a powerful blender and it’s the weekend – why not! It only takes a few minutes and tastes all zingy and gorgeous. This is where the Vitamix really comes into its own – […]