Feijoa and Apple Porridge

      A tasty, warm, and nutritious breakfast that is quick to prepare. In the autumn months when the mornings are getting cooler, it is nice to have a warm breakfast, and feijoas are plentiful, so it makes sense to use the seasonal fruit to add a bit of flavour to plain porridge oats. […]

Summer Fruits Breakfast Bowl

    Most mornings Mum and I have a bowl of chopped fruit with various toppings.   On this particular summer morning we decided to keep to just Summer Fruits. The chopped fruits in the bowl included : Apricot Nectarine Plum Peach Strawberries Blueberries Raspberries (we picked ourselves)   Plus other fruit flavours of : […]

Cinnamon Breakfast Loaf

    The recipe Mum and I used is from the book The Great British Bake Off: How to Turn Everyday Bakes into Showstoppers, published in 2012, to accompany the TV series. This bread recipe could be one of Paul Hollywood’s or Mary Berry’s recipes, but the book doesn’t make it clear who it is […]

Trifle (for breakfast)

I thought that children were supposed to be up before parents on Christmas Day, but apparently not so here. Early on Christmas morning – and I mean early – Mum was in the kitchen making a start on the trifle preparations. By the time I found her in the kitchen, she had already made the […]