For regular readers you’ll know that I’ve been doing some simple baking for a local cafe where my daughter works. An orange cake was a recent request and this one is a really easy cake to bake as it’s a just chuck it all in the bowl recipe and whisk it up. 315 more words
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So it’s been a while…well, only 2 weeks but it feels like ages! Last week was busy AS, right from Wednesday through to Sunday, with bits and pieces happening…. 284 more words
A couple of weeks ago I finished reading Mary Berry’s autobiography: ‘Recipe for Life.’ It is a book which I had received as a gift off my parents in light of my obsession with the hit BBC series ‘The Great British Bake Off;’ as since becoming hooked on the show I had also become hooked on baking generally. 496 more words
Since living in Australia for the past year and a half, I have tried to avoid purchasing new cook books.
The reason being? I have airlines and their luggage weight restrictions to contend with, so, the idea of having to worry about a cook book collection on top of my ever growing clothes collection, really did help me stick to my word. 496 more words