When I was young I wanted to be…

Belle. From Beauty and the Beast. Looking back on it, it all makes perfect sense. Her obsession with books, her insisting that her father wasn’t crazy despite him being as mad as a hatter (Hi Richie!), her tendency to sing to sheep and other animals like it was going out of fashion. It was pretty … Continue reading

Would it be so wrong…

To make a chocolate cake today… I mean.. Surely making a chocolate cake can never be ‘wrong’. I shall be making the cheesecake later, but it’s to be left to cool in the oven overnight so not going to put it in until 10 or so. And in the meantime there’s a cake I have … Continue reading