June 17, 2016

Free croissants (and another reason to vote IN)

As if you hadn’t noticed, next week we’ll all be going to the polls to vote to stay IN the European Union, right? But for those […]
June 17, 2016

This is what 500 free espresso martinis looks like

What more can I say – Shoreditch Grind in Old Street is five today and to celebrate they’re giving away 500 free espresso martinis. If you […]
June 16, 2016
Gelato Festival

A Gelato festival is coming to London

I love ice cream, you love ice cream, everyone loves ice cream and now an entire festival dedicated to the cold stuff is coming to London. […]
June 16, 2016
Win Some FREE Cake - Bakes From A Hackney Kitchen

Win some FREE cake

Dear cake lovers, I am announcing my FREE monthly cake competition on the blog. What you can win: The winner will receive a cake (hand delivered by yours […]
June 9, 2016
lemon cake

Cloudy Soft Lemon Loaf Cake

Lemon cake is a winner no matter what the situation, it’s light, fragrant and a fresh way to get your cake fix. Whether it’s with a […]
June 9, 2016
honey cake

Spiced Honey Loaf

We recently read The Bees by Laline Paull in our book club so I created this spiced honey loaf for it. Given that the book is set in […]
June 9, 2016
apple rosemary cake

Apple and rosemary cake

This year I decided that despite not having a garden, or much outdoor space, I would try my hand at growing a range of herbs and […]
May 26, 2016
Roof Top Street Food Comes To West London

Roof top street food comes to West London

The opening of Pergola on the Roof in West London this week confirms it’s no longer just something for East Londoners to enjoy. The new pop- […]
May 21, 2016
victoria sponge cake recipe

Pillowy-soft Victoria sponge cake

The Victoria sponge is a staple in British baking and everyone who has had a dab at it will probably have made one. Here I've made Lily Vanilli's version with a few tweaks of my own.
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