Happy Halloween

I had a wonderful spooky time cooking up these toffee apples today. I couldn’t resist doing something playful, just a touch of black colouring in the toffee makes them… Read more

Feel good cake

This Sunday was a bit of a chill out day, but I have to confess I still love to pick up the camera. Although I prefer to work with… Read more

Scone story

Part of the magic of food for me is taking a series of ingredients, putting them together and seeing them transform into something else. I was never very keen… Read more

Deliciously Raw sugar free

It was really exciting to be doing my first Deliciously Raw shoot of the year. Chef Durrant has been working on some new recipes free of processed sugar and… Read more

#52foodchallenge: Perfect Peppers

My first challenge for this year is peppers. Any size, shape or variety; just peppers. I confess I have always loved photographing peppers, so this felt like a great… Read more

Stollen Pudding

This year my new website is in place and I am excited about sharing my work. I am going to be blogging more and sharing my work in progress.… Read more


It may not always be the case that practice makes perfect but for most of us it goes a long way to helping us improve whatever it is we… Read more

Beautiful Berries

Over the weekend it was lovely to get into the garden and see my Blueberry and Blackberry coming into bloom. In fact you can just see the little blueberries… Read more

Loving Light

Embrace light. Admire it. Love it. But above all, know light. Know it for all you are worth, and you will know the key to photography. George Eastman This… Read more

Happy New Year!

I love New Year, it always brings me a sense of renewal and excitement. I’m not big on New Year’s resolutions though, they often seem to set us up… Read more

A certain kind of ketchup…

  I have been having some great conversations with friends and family about foods that stand out in their memories. Sometimes these are painful or difficult memories, often they… Read more

The food of love

Sharing food with another human being is an intimate act that should not be indulged in lightly. ― M.F.K. Fisher The Christmas decorations are barely back in their box… Read more