Orange madeleines on a baking tray with a ramekin of glaze.

12 Days of Holiday Treats: Madeleines à la clementine

Welcome to Day 3 of The Twelve Days of Holiday Treats! Once again, this year, from December 1st-12th I’ll post a new holiday treat recipe every day – inspiration for your holiday entertaining! The recipes I’m sharing are small-er batch (perfect for this year when many of us will still be attending/ hosting smaller gatherings) … Read more

Speculoos financiers on a black plate showing interior.

12 Days of Holiday Treats: Speculoos financiers

Welcome to Day 1 of The Twelve Days of Holiday Treats! Once again, this year, from December 1st-12th I’ll post a new holiday treat recipe every day – inspiration for your holiday entertaining! The recipes I’m sharing are small-er batch (perfect for this year when many of us will still be attending/ hosting smaller gatherings) … Read more

Basque chicken stew with peppers in a skillet on a blue and white napkin.

French Fridays: Quick Basque Chicken Stew

Recipe development is a funny thing… I’m in the last stages of finalising recipes for the next instalment of French Food for Everyone (next chapter coming at you in December – it’s all about le dîner/ dinner recipes!) and am working my way through recipe tester feedback. I have a small but mighty group of … Read more

French Food for Everyone le goûter (after schooll snacks) front cover by Mardi Michels

French Fridays: French Food for Everyone press and coverage!

Buy French Food for Everyone on Amazon (affiliate link) French Food for Everyone: le goûter (after-school snacks) has been out in the world for just over a month and I’m so happy to see so many people baking from it already! Here’s a little FFFE-related reading (and listening) for this French Friday!   Goûter: After-school … Read more

A tray of orange financiers.

Orange financiers

Today’s recipe is bringing a little sunshine  to our increasingly dark and grey days. Orange Financiers. They’re a small batch that you can whip up in no time  – making your afternoon tea fancier or adding a little something to your post-dinner coffee when you don’t want dessert but need a *little* something sweet. If … Read more