My partner always saves my books to read when we go away on holiday. And every year it’s the same. He’ll look up from reading my paperback, narrow his eyes, and say ‘actually, there are quite a few things in here I recognise…’ As a writer I can’t help weaving items from real life into… Read More Christmas at the Little Wedding Shop: Coffee Cupcakes by Jane Linfoot
In The Vintage Cinema Club, (a book about summer, love, life, cake and vintage shopping), Dida makes yummy cakes. Here at HarperImpulse we’re all getting in the The Great British Bake Off mood, and today we’re sharing some of Dida’s recipes. They’re very easy to make and totally yummy. Tweet us your baking pics! DIDA’S… Read More Dida’s Delicious Recipes #GBBO
Would you believe it? Bake Off is back already! And it’s gotten off to a great start…. It’s CAKE WEEK! Back are the cheeky innuendos, soggy bottoms, perfectly coordinated blazers and inevitable baking disasters… But with a new series comes the inevitable fear of whether you will ever be able to care about these contestants… Read More Great British Bake Off Returns
It’s finally here. Ten long weeks have gone by, and we’re all a little older, a little more knowledgeable in the tricks of the pseudo-chemistry that is baking. As a #GBBO first-timer, I’d personally like to thank Paul and Mary for helping to better me as an individual. This year’s final was filled with surprising… Read More The Great British Bake Off FINAL!
Serving up a healthy balance between the familiar comfort we all find in pastry and the glaring unknown (in the form of obscure Breton concoctions), this week’s episode of Bake Off was a winner. To begin with, the judges started off easy… relatively. Savoury parcels were the first challenge of the night, providing a variety… Read More GBBO Ep 7: Pastry