C’mon England!!!

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Ok, so I’ll admit it – I’m not much of a football (aka soccer) fan.  With the World Cup going on at the moment, I have to be pretty careful who I say that to.  People here take this game very seriously! Even though I’m not a big fan of football, I’ll still take any… 

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French Crepes with Salted Caramel

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A friend from work recently went to the Brittany, France and brought me back some salted caramel in a jar.  Salted caramel is quite common in certain parts of France, specifically Brittany.  I’m not quite sure how to describe the flavour of salted caramel, but it’s delicious,  It’s not really salty, and it’s not overly… 

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Ooh La La

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On Tuesday I took the Eurostar to Paris with 5 of my work colleagues for a team building day.  Yes, we went to Paris for the day.  The day!  How cool is that!?!  We stopped off for an amazing lunch at Le Cafe de la Paix which is located in Le Grand Hotel before heading… 

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Time to Celebrate – Part II

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What I didn’t tell you in my post below was that I made 2 cupcakes for the Iron Cupcake competition. I couldn’t decide which ones I wanted to make, so I just made both.  My second entry (which was almost my only entry) is one of my favorite cakes.  I just call it birthday cake…. 

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