Our friends at Yuppie Chef have an annual Festive Cake Icing Challenge… And today was the last day to enter, So of course today we decided that it was a good day to take a break from all the hustle and bustle and have some fun… Now you might need a little creativity in understanding [...]
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December 28th, 2011 · 5 Comments
April 30th, 2010 · 10 Comments
In our previous post I mentioned we were Virtually Traveling again and this week we have been in Australia. Well it just wouldn’t be right to visit Australia and not make Lamingtons – so here they are: Let’s Meet the Players: One day old sponge cake. One bowl of chocolate icing. One bowl of desiccated [...]
February 18th, 2010 · 7 Comments
We had a heap of carrots and no rabbits, but an eager hood #4 ready for a baking event! So carrot cake it had to be. This is what you are aiming for: Let’s Meet The Players: For the cake: 1 cup of butter. 2 cups of castor sugar. 2 cups of cake flour. 3 [...]
November 27th, 2009 · 6 Comments
Well I haven’t written A Mother’s Almanac Post for weeks and weeks and since believe it or not yesterday was not only Thanksgiving day it was also National Cake Day in the United States I thought I would give you a quick cake round-up… If you are looking for birthday cakes then head straight for [...]
October 29th, 2009 · 14 Comments
Sometimes I need to impress my kids, a little shock and surprise can go a long way to adding a bit of excitement to a day!!! Baking ice-cream in the oven for dessert is fairly impressive… according to them!!! I didn’t make this for years even though my kids begged and begged – it is [...]
The Celebrity Chef Tries Jamie Oliver’s Mega Chocolate Fudge Cake in Se7en Steps… Pass It On Recipe.
October 21st, 2009 · 13 Comments
So we live with a celebrity chef, and his favorite cook book by far is the Ministry of Food. In Fact his best friend is James… but it is a bit of a one sided relationship – if I say so myself!!! Ever since he got this cook book last Christmas he has been hunkering [...]
July 8th, 2009 · 9 Comments
I know – yet another Lemon Recipe from Se7en!!! But, if you want to impress guests with something that is really really easy then this is the way to go. This recipe looks so impressive and it is so tasty! This is what we are aiming for: Let’s Meet The Players: For the sponge cake: [...]