LIFE IS LIKE A BOX OF CRAFT CHOCOLATES *

LIFE IS LIKE A BOX OF CRAFT CHOCOLATES *

Can you remember the last time you sat down with a decent box of chocolates?! Yep neither can I! There is so much sweet stuff on the shelves now with treat bags to share bars, however as my dad would always say ‘this is not real chocolate’ – in a really strong French accent. I suppose, being from France where the streets are filled with chocolatiers making craft chocolate bars and indulgent truffles he is right! The stuff we get from the shops is far less desirable than a handmade chocolate!…

MUMS PERFECT SCONE RECIPE

MUMS PERFECT SCONE RECIPE

I am currently on a short break staying with my mum on her canal boat. I have a love and hate relationship with this. Its so nice to get away and be cruising down the canal, breathing the fresh country air. However she runs a cake cafe off the boat, so its time to indulge and get fat. The one thing I always have when visiting is her infamous cream teas. They always remind me of my childhood holidays in Cornwall. Except with these I get mums homemade jam. I…