Tag archive for birthday

Happy 90th to Nan!

As the rest of Britain continues Diamond Jubilee festivities, my mind and heart turn to distant shores, where another blue-eyed, grey-haired English lady is also celebrating an impressive milestone. My grandmother, Mary, was born on 4th June 1922. She is 90 today.

Continue reading →

The Art of Cake: A (Mostly) Silent Post

  5.0 from 1 reviews Print 1970s Rainbow Cake From: Ruby Moukli (batter and frosting based on recipes from ‘My First Baking Book’)   A retro birthday cake to remember. Reminiscent of simpler times, yet mightily impressive and completely enchanting. Ingredients For the cake: 300 g…

Continue reading →

Crazy Cake

Crazy Brazilian chocolate cake, made a bit healthier with wholemeal and spelt flour. Makes going crazy a bit less sinful.

Continue reading →

Soccer Cupcakes

We swear it’ll never happen to us. Trade the little sports car in for a Mommymobile? Leave our careers to become unpaid taxi drivers? Put down the laptops, iphones and ipads and pick up a whisk and an icing gun?! And yet…

Continue reading →

The Best Birthday Cake EVER!!!

According to my 4 year-old son, this is the Best Birthday Cake EVER!!!

Continue reading →