A Creative Life

Apple Scones

  Preheat oven to Gas Mark 7. Into a bowl weigh 225g of Self Raising Flour and 50g of Butter. Rub together to make breadcrumbs. Add 4 tablespoons of caster sugar and 1/4 teaspoon of cinnamon or mixed spice. Stir in. Peel and core an apple and cut into small…

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Home made Coffee Cake

10oz caster sugar 10oz butter 10oz self raising flour 5 eggs Coffee essence or camp coffee (about a tablespoon) 2 cakes tins (mine were spring loaded) 8  inch base lined with grease proof paper Preheat oven to gas mark 5 Into a bowl place the butter and caster sugar.  Beat…

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I wonder ?? …..

… how many people will be jumping with joy today.   Its Chocolate Cake Day !!!! So for those who love chocolate cake, below is the recipe for a cake I made for my daughter.   Ultimate Birthday Cake  The cake8oz Caster Sugar8oz Butter4 eggs1oz cocoa powder7oz Self Raising Flour…

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Today is ….

National Handwriting Day.    I am proud to say that my handwriting is actually extremely legible and neat.   A trait I picked up from my Dad who was exceptional in teaching us to write neatly when we were younger. It is also National Pie Day.   I am reknowned…

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