Slow cooker cashew chicken

Slow cooker cashew chicken - Steph Loves Cake

Fall is well and truly here now, rainy, shorter days, and it has started to turn chilly. I have finally had to retire my fleece and get my coats out. As the weather has changed and I am incredibly busy at work and home, I have very little spare time at the moment to create […]

Back to basics – homemade beef stock

Homemade beef stock - Steph Loves Cake

I am still in the process of clearing out my second freezer and in using up various “mystery” meals (hmm is that chilli or stew), I came across these beauties. I have gotten some beef bones from the butcher a while back to make beef stock and he gave me these. I like to roast […]

Pumpkin spice creamer

Pumpkin spice creamer - Steph Loves Cake

In the UK, there is something called Elevenses. It is usually a sweet snack like biscuits/cookies, and a cup of tea – and named for the time of day it is eaten. Usually when I am in the office, elevenses is just a run out to get a coffee that I drink at my desk, […]

Garlicky spinach & parmesan pasta

Garlicky spinach pasta - Steph Loves Cake

Do you ever invent meals based on the meagre ingredients in your fridge? Ok, so that is how this dinner came about. After baking doughnuts and cookies all day, and realising come dinner time that I had not had lunch. I don’t count the taste testing I did as lunch. Or the calories. I didn’t […]

Slow cooker roast chicken

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Quick post today. It’s a crazy week, and the slow cooker is getting a work out. There is one comfort food that I love above all others, and no matter the time of   year, it is roast chicken. Having recently super cleaned my oven I wanted to find an alternate method of roasting my […]