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baking

Lemon drizzle layer cake

I usually make a lemon drizzle tray bake but had some lemon curd to use up so tweaked the recipe to make a layer cake instead Ingredients Cake: 225g soft margarine (I used Stork) 225g caster sugar 225g SR flour (I used Sainsbury’s Free From SR flour) 1 tsp baking powder 4 eggs 6tbsp milk […]

Chocolate shortbread

I LOVE shortbread. I have 2 recipes that I usually use but my mum made a chocolate version and told me to try it. Being wheat free I had to create my own recipe to get the ratios to work with wheat free flour: Ingredients: 135g Wheat free plain flour (I used Dove’s Farm) 55g […]

Birthday cake panic: Zach’s birthday 1 month today,eeeeek!

Oh dear. Chris and I have foolishly decided to mark Zach’s first birthday with not one but TWO parties. It has just occurred to me that this will necessitate TWO cakes 🙁 I am possibly the least creative person I know. Matthew and Anya frequently over estimate my skills. Here are last year’s efforts, an […]