Easter Baking – Carrot and Walnut Loaf

Easter is a funny time of year. It’s the start of Spring, so our tests usually start to move over to the light, bright flavours of the season….However….Easter means Chocolate in most homes. Its the time of year, for those who observe the Lent tradition, to go a bit crazy and celebrate the end of…

Mother’s Day Baking: Chocolate Brownie Cookies

Mother’s Day…..for me, it always acts as the spring time alarm. As soon as the Mother’s Day signs and promotions start popping up, it means it is time for daffodils and spring lambs to start popping up. My Mum and Mama bot love when springs starts to make itself know, so this time is even…

At The Breakfast Table – Drinks All Around

Over the last few weeks I have been taking my own advise. The Boy and I have been on many a breakfast date and it has been wonderful, relaxing and quiet. We have also been very lucky to go away for a few days and even then, in our own little woodland apartment, we have…

Summer Munching – Forever Faithful Lemonade

When Summer finally rolls around evenings, foods and even drinks get lighter. This time of year my pallet automatically starts to move towards zesty, fresh flavours, so Home Made Lemonade is on my radar as soon as the sun starts to shine. Now, this is not just a passing affair, we have a long time…

Summer Munching – Lemon Gin Drizzle Cake

In the UK this week it has been super hot! I’m sure I am not the only one who has been melting in the sunshine. So, with all that Hot Sunshine comes one of my favourite Summer Past Times……The Picnic. With this amazingly fun past time, comes yummy treat to make everyone smile…so, I have…

May Favourites

Hooray Hooray the end of May, That means summer is on its way!! Ok….a poet I am not, however, today is Monthly Favourites day in The House of Lotz and I am super excited to share with you what I have been loving over the last few weeks. In the Kitchen: As part of my…

Greengrocer Loaf – AKA The No More Waste Cake

Greengrocer Loaf I hate wasting food!! I’m sure I speak for most of you with that statement, however, perishable ingredients can only be used so fast. There is always that point in the week where sad fruits and veggies start to pop up in the fridge, but all I want to eat is cake. Oh…