Last-minute Valentine’s Day Ideas

Crumbs & Doillies Valentine's Day cupcakes

Valentine's Day is... tomorrow?! Blimey, that went quickly. It feels like just yesterday I was fretting over what to get for Christmas... and now I'm fretting about what to get for Valentine's Day. Yes, buying a present for a loved one does seem to come with a side order of fretting. But, to … [Read more...]

Kitchen geek: baking

Natural History Museum cookie cutters

Believe it or not, baking is a science.  A delicious science, but a science all the same. The process is irreversible, just like a chemical reaction, and you need to have pretty exact quantities of all ingredients to avoid making a total mess. Despite this, the making of baked goods still … [Read more...]