It was birthday time again in the Simply Homemade home this weekend, as our lovely daughter, Chloe, turned 15! It doesn’t seem that long since she was running around like Abbie & Harry are now. When it came to choosing her birthday cake, Chloe went for quite an unusual choice. This cake appears in the… Continue reading Balsamic, Black Pepper & Chocolate Birthday Cake
A very warm hello to all my followers, old and new J I’ve been away from the blog for quite some time now but hopefully over the next few months I will find the time to start posting a bit more often. It’s been a busy time in the Simply Homemade home. In February this… Continue reading Well Hello There!
My friend Tracy is super talented and makes the most amazing cakes, she has set up her own page, Tracy’s Cakes, on Facebook and you would be mad not to check it out! Chloe wanted something really chocolatey for her 13the birthday this year so I asked Tracy for her recipe and Chloe was delighted… Continue reading Tracy’s Chocolate Biscuit Cake
As I posted previously, our daughter Chloé had a recipe for Chocolate Cupcakes printed in Ireland’s very popular magazine, Easy Food. She was exceptionally proud of herself, as were we. Here is her recipe. Chocolate Cupcakes-makes 12 Ingredients 125g Softened Butter 125g Caster Sugar 2 Eggs 1 Teaspoon Vanilla Extract 125g Self Raising Flour… Continue reading Chloé’s Easy Food Recipe
My daughter is developing a real interest in cooking & baking. Today she wanted to make ‘Super Chocolate Brownies’, having seen them on Donal Skehan’s new, and very good, show, Kitchen Hero. The recipe for the brownies can be found here: http://www.rte.ie/food/2011/0530/superchocolatebrownies.html Here she is in action 🙂 Melting butter & Chocolate Adding vanilla extract… Continue reading Chloé Cooks