When I have cream in my fridge that's starting to reach its prime, I bake a batch of scones.
We've been baking these painted sugar cookies since we were kids - paintbrushes are far easier to handle than icing bags, there's far less mess, and the "paint" bakes on to a smooth, colourful sheen - perfect for giving or hanging on the tree!
'Tis the season to bake cookies - and if you have kids in the house, gingerbread men are likely on the agenda.
Here's a new idea for meatless Monday - fresh, homemade falafel come together quickly with a single can of chickpeas. Top with creamy tzatziki made with ripe avocado. It makes great party food too!
No one will ever know that this moist chocolate snacking cake is made with a higher fibre (and far more nutrient-dense) alternative to your usual wheat flour.