One of my brothers has his birthday on Christmas Day, and every year my Mum makes him an ice-cream cake to celebrate. Occasionally it has to go to someone else’s freezer because we never have enough room with all the food, but it’s so worth it. The filling in the middle is ice-cream with chocolate… Read More A Christmas Birthday
It’s so nice to be home for Christmas. This is the first year in a long time that I have not been working over the Christmas holidays. My Mum bakes a lot, probably a lot more than I do. There’s usually always a cake on the countertop when I come to visit! It was no… Read More Chocolate Madeira Cake
I made a lovely Gruffalo cake fro my nephew’s 3rd birthday a while back and I forgot to share. Here it is! This one was good fun to make, my nephew absolutely loves the Gruffalo! I just wish I had a bit more time to perfect it. Happy Baking! Eve x
I thought I would write a quick post outside of the kitchen! Do you remember Woodruff? I introduced him back in March 2013 and he’s the latest puppy addition to our family. I thought I would share a little update on Woody, including a photo of my one year old labradoodle! Isn’t he gorgeous? Woodruff… Read More Dog Days
I had a bit of a baking blitz today. The flat to myself, it was cold outside, and I had slept in till the afternoon. Amazingly, I didn’t have to leave the house for any of the ingredients! The three bakes today were peppermint creams (recipe), eggnog cupcakes, and vanilla cookies. Everything got a bit…colourful.… Read More I cut my cookies with class…with a Babycham glass.