How to make a boho flower crown

Splendour in the Grass has been and gone (sorry hipsters) but thankfully there’s another festival just around the corner to show off your beautiful boho look – come on, you know you want to. Looking for a way to brighten up your outfit? Impress your friends – and yourself – with this gorgeous DIY flower crown. Step 1.…

Getting Crafty with Crave for Crafts

If you’ve made a New Year’s resolution to get more creative and YouTube has left you with some disappointing projects, Crave for Crafts is a fantastic way to achieve your goal.  Run by a group of friendly and skilled women, CFC’s workshops range from macramé to watercolour and are a great excuse for visiting some…

Espresso Martini Cupcakes

What do you get when you mix the classic childhood sweet of the cupcake with the devilishly adult espresso martini? A wickedly indulgent treat, of course.     Made with Kahlua and decorated with simple coffee martini glass biscuits, these decadent espresso martini cupcakes will be a hit with ages young and old. Makes 12 What…

Gin two ways

Ah gin… Favoured by the Brits, this classic spirit has a touch of refinement about it.     A staple in many popular cocktails, this summer time tipple is perfect when mixed with a range of flavours or with just a simple wedge of lemon with soda or tonic.  Explore the different possibilities of gin in…

Summer Berry Victoria Sponge

The classic Victoria sponge is a staple in any baker’s repertoire, whether they’re a beginner or advanced. This take on the traditional sponge uses a devilish vanilla bean cream cheese icing as well as plenty of sweet summer berries. Simple to make yet impressive to serve, this summer berry Victoria sponge is perfect for your…

Ploughman’s Scones

When you think of a picnic in the sunshine it’s hard not to instantly envision a little bit of British charm. Capture a little bit of each in these delectable little Ploughman’s Scones. Fragrant with the scent of rosemary and bright with the colours of some classic British ingredients, these savory scones are perfect accompaniments…