Sweets

Garlic and Sun-Dried Tomato Cornbread Muffins With Silky Mashed Potato Frosting and Bacon

Ryan Barrell | Posted 19.03.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Ryan Barrell

Cornbread always reminds me of proper Lumberjack-style places. American BBQ joints and stuff. So does the combination of potato, sour cream and chives. Everything about it just screams 'steakhouse'. You'd be mad not to try these - people go crazy for them!

How To Make Custom-Designed Sweets (And Seaside Rock)

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 16.02.2015 | UK Lifestyle

No matter how old we get, we're still fascinated by custom-designed sweets. Just how do they get the word 'Portsmouth' running through the old-fash...

How An Investment Banker Became A Confectioner Extraordinaire

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 13.02.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Lavinia Davolio became an investment banking intern in London at the age of 21. Nine years later, she'd fought off stiff competition in a testoste...

It's Official, Baking Rules For This One Brilliant Reason

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 11.02.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Most of us who bake aren't necessarily sugar enthusiasts (although that helps). A big reason for why baking has become so popular in recent years is b...

Why You Should Swap Sugar From Your Kid's Diet

PA / The Huffington Post UK | Posted 05.01.2015 | UK Lifestyle

A new Change4Life campaign led by Public Health England (PHE) launches today in a bid to encourage parents to cut back on the amount of sugar they fee...

Travelling Back With Mr Izzard

The Mac Twins | Posted 03.11.2014 | UK Entertainment
The Mac Twins

Now presumably Izzard was alluding to the carefree nonchalance of being 10, of the freedom of being able to blame growing pains as reason for being miserable and making money worries minor, but we are to take this far more literally, think hair braids and comic books people.

Kids, Teens and Peter Andre

Naomi Hefter | Posted 12.09.2014 | UK Comedy
Naomi Hefter

I did a gig last night and I asked some comedians what they missed most about Woolworths and why THEY thought it had vanished from our high street. They all said the same two words to me - pick n mix and shoplifting.

Vintage Sweets Recipes: Wine Gums, Rum Raisin Fudge And Rhubarb With Custards

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 07.02.2014 | UK Lifestyle

If you're after something more challenging than cupcakes, whip out that vintage apron of yours, and try these classy dessert recipes. They may look...

Emma Sleight

Why Are We So Addicted To Sugar?

HuffingtonPost.com | Emma Sleight | Posted 26.07.2013 | UK Lifestyle

From childhood memories of penny sweets to office chocolate binging and coffee mornings laden with home-baked cakes, sugar is an inextricable part of ...

Can We Curb Those Cravings for Sweets?

Gloria Halim | Posted 29.06.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Gloria Halim

Like a lot of you guys out there, I've always had a sweet tooth - anything sweet, cakes, ice cream, chocolates, I used to gorge on them at the drop of a hat. Sugar was my vice like smoking is a vice for others. My system was full of the stuff. Now I know it partly contributed to creating the perfect breathing ground for toxins and disease in my body.

Book Review: The Trebor Story by Matthew Crampton - A Surprisingly Sweet Read

Abigail Tarttelin | Posted 27.05.2013 | UK Entertainment
Abigail Tarttelin

In this cut-throat, every-man-for-himself age, this thorough history and analysis of a respected and profitable company of the past proved excellent, timely and wise reading.

'We Are Not Seeking To Own Every Shade Of Purple'

The Huffington Post UK | Chris York | Posted 10.10.2012 | UK

A Church of England bishop has lashed out at Cadbury after the confectionery maker won exclusive rights to use its characteristic deep purple for swee...

Weekend Shopping: Cut-Grass & Candy Cool Easter Style Edit (With Just a Bit of Chocolate)

Sarah McGiven | Posted 06.06.2012 | UK Style
Sarah McGiven

Whether you're treating friends, family or just yourself this Easter, there are plenty of Springtime shopping joys to behold from dessert flavoured chocolate bars to candles that look good enough to eat.

WATCH: CCTV Footage Of Sweet-Throwing Supermarket Ghost

Huffington Post UK | Alastair Plumb | Posted 21.03.2012 | UK Comedy

Here's something that you may not know already: Australian ghosts like Fruit Roll-Ups. Well, this Australian ghost does. If he really exists, of cours...

Chocolate Theme Park Opens In China, Boasts Edible Terracotta Army (PICTURES)

Huffington Post | Alastair Plumb | Posted 02.12.2011 | UK Comedy

When the First Emperor of China, Qin Shi Huang, decreed his people to make him a terracotta army to protect him in the afterlife, it's a safe bet he w...