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Julie Granshaw
Baking, Bicycles, Biscuits, Bulldogs...mostly in love with things that begin with a 'B'.
Baking, Bicycles, Biscuits, Bulldogs...mostly in love with things that begin with a 'B'.
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A bit nostalgia, a bit curiosity
It was the smallest cookbook in the San Carlos library (shocking, I know), but my daughter is a Brit through and through and is craving her favourite London meals - Fish and Chips, Sausage and Mash, etc. - and when I scanned the cookbook and saw a recipe fo...
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Heavenly Lemon Bars with Almond Shortbread Crust
Similar to my coconut craving, I had a hunkering to bake something lemony and found this scrumptious recipe on Pinterest as well: Heavenly Lemon Bars with Almond Shortbread Crust These were devoured by peeps large and small from various backgrounds (French,...
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Coconut heavenliness
I had a hunkering for coconut and found this recipe on pinterest (don't you just love pinterest?).  I, for once in my life, made the recipe EXACTLY as it is written. It was incredibly coconutty, and positively divine.  A coconut lovers dream. And folks are ...
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Frozen Inspired Birthday Cake - Complete!
I'm really very bad about writing up my cake experience as I go, or immediately posting about it afterwards (clearly I'm exhausted afterwards!). Apologies. If you're wondering whatever happened to the Frozen cake I was supposedly banking, here's the final r...
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Frozen Cake followup
I'm really very bad about writing up my cake experience as I go, or immediately following up afterwards. Apologies. If you're wondering whatever happened to the Frozen cake I was supposedly banking, here's the final result (at least I grabbed a picture of i...
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Frozen Inspired Birthday Cake Project: Preparation (work begins Wednesday!)
Following my beloved vanilla cupcake recipe, I'm going to turn that recipe into a cake recipe for a Frozen inspired birthday cake.  I found a handy converter of # of cups of batter per cake size on Wilton's website: http://www.wilton.com/cms-wedding-cake-data.html
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Buttermilk Pancakes - it's what's for breakfast on Pancake Day (tomorrow)!
One of my absolute favourite foods of all...buttermilk pancakes!  Butter, buttermilk, vanilla, and more butter once they're cooked...what could be more delish? This is my go to recipe for pancakes.  Hope you'll give it a whirl and enjoy! 1 cup all-purpose f...
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Finally, a 'go to' vanilla cupcake and frosting recipe - Whoop Whoop!
If you've been following my blog, you'll remember that I had a post a while back about the hunt for the perfect vanilla cupcake.  I didn't find it, truth be told.  Hence when I was asked to bake a batch of cupcakes again, I found myself scouring the web loo...
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Salted Caramel Cheesecake...it's what's for dessert...
I was trying to find something easy yet a bit elegant for a dinner party this evening and came across this simple, yet enticing recipe (love Food and Wine magazine!).  I'm a firm believer in 'simple' recipes with high quality ingredients.   The result? This...
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