Having been told by my children last Easter that cupcakes of some description had to be made as it’s tradition, I didn’t even broach the subject with them this year. Instead, I recruited my Mini Chef & Baker Boy and spent the afternoon baking with them. Last years Easter Muffin recipe was hugely successful, prize… Continue reading Easter Cakes
As I mentioned in my previous post, we are making more of an effort for Easter this year. The children are off for almost three weeks so it’s nice to have different crafts to keep them from driving me crazy occupied. One thing we apparently need is a tree! ‘Like at Christmas Mom….we have to… Continue reading Easter Tree
The children have decided that we are making more of an effort for Easter this year. It’s not a time of year we’ve really gone over board on before but apparently now we are going to decorate the house and make more of a fuss, or so my children tell me! This started this weekend… Continue reading Easter Crafts
Last week lovely Emily over at The Nest made the biggest, most inviting Victoria Sponge. I’ve been hankering after one ever since. I showed it to Mr. Simply Homemade, he wants it too. It’s been so long since I made the classic sponge. My Mam used to make them all the time, if I remember… Continue reading Victoria Sponge for Easter…..or Anytime!!
I have mentioned before that we have a tendency to celebrate many occasions within our home with cupcakes! I have also mentioned that we are endeavouring to live a healthier lifestyle and I have to say, we are succeeding, we have made excellent, albeit gradual changes, changing everything over night would indeed lead to rebellion!… Continue reading Easter Muffins
You know those days where you just need cake? Today was one of those days, so cake it is. Easter Sponge Cake to be precise. I found this recipe in an old notebook that my Mam used to keep. She would cut recipes from magazines & stick them into it. This one was among them. Cake Ingredients … Continue reading Easter Sponge Cake