Blogmas 2017 Day 17: Chocolate Orange Brownies!

Hello, hello, hello! Today I’m going to share with you how I make my chocolate orange brownies. I made these last year and posted a picture on my Instagram, and lot’s of people said that I should write a blogpost on them! So, I’ve waited a WHOLE year to bring you my chocolate orange brownie recipe, adapted from a recipe from BBC Good Food. 

Ingredients to make 26ish Brownies:

  • 400g butter
  • 400g dark chocolate
  • 4 tablespoons of orange flavouring
  • 8 large eggs
  • 700g caster sugar
  • 200g plain flour
  • 100g cocoa powder
  • 200g Terry’s Chocolate Orange


Step 1

Preheat oven to 180c/160c fan.

Step 2

Put butter, dark chocolate and orange flavouring into a saucepan and melt gently over a low heat.

Step 3

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Blogmas 2017 Day 16: A Very Vegetarian Christmas

Hello, and welcome back to blogmas! Today is a little bit of a different post for me, as it’s something I’ve never really done before. However, I am a vegetarian, so I’m going to recommend my favourite alternatives for Christmas for vegetarians! I’m going to do this in a few different categories. So, without furtherado, let’s go!

Christmas Buffet Snacks

Snacking can be quite difficult as a vegetarian at Christmas time. The tables seem to be littered with food we cannot eat, and it can be a little annoying! But, here are some tasty alternatives:


Need an veggie-friendly alternative to the classic Christmas dinner? Why not try these! Continue reading “Blogmas 2017 Day 16: A Very Vegetarian Christmas”


4 Quick and Easy Summer Cocktails!

Hello there!

This is a blog post I have wanted to write for so so so long, but I knew I needed to try out a few recipes first! However, I’m FINALLY bringing you some quick and easy cocktails using ingredients you probably have lying around (or can grab from a quick trip to Asda). Without further ado, here’s 4 cocktails that (I think) I have made up, but I love!

Please do not attempt to recreate these cocktails if you are under the age of 18 as they contain alcohol. 

I made all of these cocktails in a measuring jug as that made the measurements quick and easy! They make 2 good sized drinks 🍹. 

  • Pink Lemonade Bellini

2-3 handfuls of ice

3 shots peach schnapps

4 shots prosecco

Fill up to 600ml with pomegranate and elderflower sparkling presse (I used bottle green!) 

  • Mermaid Blue Lagoon

2-3 handfuls of ice

2 shots bols blue curaçao 

2 shots coconut rum

Fill up to 700ml with lemonade

  • Tropical Sunset

2-3 handfuls ice

3 shots prosecco

1 shot peach schnapps 

1 shot coconut rum

Fill up to 700ml with lemonade

  • Black Forrest 

2-3 handfuls of ice

200 ml pomegranate and elderflower sparkling presse (I used bottle green!) 

3 shots wkd

1 shot bols blue curaçao 

2 shots vodka 

Fill up to 700ml with lemonade

200 ml apple and blackberry juice

So there we have it, my first ever cocktail post! I hope you’ve enjoyed reading, and let me know in the comments if you recreate any of them!