autumn, Cakes

Spooky Cakes

We didn’t make any plans for today, which was just as well as both boys are under the weather. Luckily, Netflix is on fire at the moment with its offerings for all the family so while the boys chill on the couch watching Lego, the fairy put plans for the afternoon into action. She’s told them in no uncertain terms …

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Baking

Fairy Cakes

One cannot possible have a fairy party without including ‘Fairy Cakes’,  I did make these cakes last year, however I have made some slight little changes to the recipe this year with much more pleasing results. Ingredients 50g Plain Flour 50g Ground Almonds 1 Tsp Baking Powder 100g Butter, softened 2 Eggs 50g Honey Grated Zest of one Lemon 1 …

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Baking, Celebration

Fairy Cakes

I haven’t posted a cupcake recipe in a long time. Considering these little gems were a bit of an obsession of mine for a while, you may be surprised, however, we have seen many changes in our diet in the Simply Homemade kitchen and we have made huge progress in cutting down on refined sugar. Our littlest girl, Miss Abbie …

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Baking, Chit Chat

Afternoon Tea with Friends

I was almost giddy with excitement this week!! Emily from The Nest is on holidays here, in the sunny southeast, and not just in the county, she was literally 10 minutes away from me. We could not let this week go by without meeting. Danielle from Lilliwhiterose and I have been intending to meet for some time now, so when …

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