A couple of food challenges for Lent

When I was a child, every Lent we used to give something up.  I remember giving up chocolate or sweets, grown ups would come visit my mum and dad and would often bring us some sweets and I would put them in a jar so that come Easter I would have this little treasure chest….

Spiced Apple Muffins

Ages and ages ago I went to a coffee morning at the house of one of the nursery mums and I took some muffins with me – spiced apple muffins.  A lady there asked me for the recipe and I very badly never got round to giving her the recipe.  I bumped into her the…