Rainbow Party Food

Rainbow Party Food

For her 5th birthday party the other week, Isla requested a My Little Pony rainbow cake.  Always up for a challenge, I obliged and tried my best.  I decided to carry on the rainbow theme for some of the party food and created rainbow cupcakes, cake pops and rainbow coloured fruit skewers to balance all the cakes on offer!

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Rhubarb and Vanilla Jam

Rhubarb and vanilla jam

I got into jam making a few years ago, and even though I don’t eat much jam myself I love making it.  Nothing gives me greater pleasure than turning produce grown in our garden in to lovely jam. We have rhubarb in abundance this year, so I am experimenting with different rhubarb jam recipes, and this is the first of them.

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Chocolate Scotch Eggs

Chocolate Scotch Eggs

This is my version of chocolate scotch eggs, and with plenty of creme eggs around this time of year it’s the perfect excuse to make them.  They didn’t turn out quite as pretty as I would have liked them too, but they were yummy!  They were also quite messy to make! However if you want to give them a go here’s how I did it.

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