Trying to explain to a friend who watches limited television and lives on a small island, about my love of the ‘Great British Bake Off’ has proved has difficult.
‘A group of people meet up in a tent and make cakes!’ I gushed.
‘And you watch them in the tent, making cakes?’ her bewildered tone floated across the ocean….
Where to begin? How to describe the slight lift to my spirits when Wednesday draws nearer and I get to lose myself in two hours of rising yeast, piped icing and fondant creations that make my mouth water and my pulse race.
I am in awe of the...More