The BIG Day

Mum’s The Boss has been many things to many people over the years – but one consistent theme and founding pillar has always been cake! So it seemed only right and proper that when it came time to pass MTB on to its new owner that we should meet up and do the deal over...
Mary Berry’s Banana and Chocolate Loaf

Mary Berry’s Banana and Chocolate Loaf

If you watched the Great British Bake Off for Sports Relief you will have seen one of the technical challenges was for all the contestants to make Mary Berry’s Banana and Chocolate Loaf cake. Surprisingly, for such a simple cake, it was one of the most...
Rocky Road Cupcakes recipe

Rocky Road Cupcakes recipe

These delicious little rocky road cupcakes made their first appearance at our 2nd birthday meeting – and seemed to be very popular so thought we had better share the recipe!   Impressive looking and easy to make! Rocky Road Cupcakes recipe For the cakes 115g...
Recipe for Strawberry Cheesecake Cupcakes

Recipe for Strawberry Cheesecake Cupcakes

Cooking is always a fail safe activity to keep the children busy in the holidays. These strawberry cheesecake cupcakes are a delicious treat and perfect for the summer, making good use of fruit that is in season, and which you may even have growing in your own garden....
Five Uses for Overripe Bananas

Five Uses for Overripe Bananas

One thing you can guarantee about kids is that they are contrary. One week they love something, the next they won’t touch it with a barge-pole. Such is the case, in our house, with bananas. My children always used to enjoy a banana or two, but now they are met...