Millionaire's Shortbread | The Yorkshire Dad of 4

I Finally Nailed Millionaire’s Shortbread

Millionaire’s shortbread, also known as a caramel slice or caramel shortbread, is something that I love to eat. When you happen upon a good one, usually from a table at a school fair who’s Grandma has made, it’s pretty unbeatable by anything else. However, for me, making it has never really worked out. That was […]

The Cookery School at the Grand, York | The Yorkshire Dad of 4

The Cookery School at the Grand, York

If you follow me on social media, specifically Instagram, then you will probably have noticed that I enjoy food. More specifically, I enjoy cooking food. However, I have never had any formal instruction in cookery. I know, hard to believe, isn’t it! So, when The Cookery School at The Grand York got in touch and invited me […]

Quick homemade tomato soup

A Quick Homemade Tomato Soup

What’s a dad to do when his two little girls ask for tomato soup for their dinner and there’s none in? Make some, of course! Here’s a very quick way to rustle up a delicious homemade tomato soup. Print Quick Homemade Tomato Soup Prep Time 2 minutes Cook Time 10 minutes Total Time 12 minutes […]

home made mayonnaise

Mayonnaise Nice and Easy

I recently had the predicament that I needed mayonnaise but had none in the fridge (or cupboard). Because of a craving for a BLT, I had just arrived home for lunch having stopped off at our local Co-Op Food Store for the bacon and a teacake. Once I was cooking the bacon and slicing the […]