Miranda was a finalist on the first series of the BBC's Great British Bake Off. She was highly praised for her home baking, which was described consistently as tasting delicious and looking gorgeous. As a mother to two small children Miranda is passionate about the importance of putting baking at the heart of life and and sharing it with her family. Miranda is an ambassador for Squires Kitchen, as a teacher, guest speaker and demonstrator and is assisting the National Trust in planning a programme of exciting baking events to bring the Trust's historic kitchens alive. Miranda is asked regularly to teach master-classes and to hold baking demonstrations, and is a contributing chef on www.lovefood.com.