The beautiful ladies at AVON have come up with a gorgeous idea to raise money for Breakthrough Breast Cancer – a Breast Cancer Crusade Baking Set, complete with pink ribbon and heart shaped cutters and six silicone cupcake cases. The set costs £5, of which £1.25 is donated directly to Breakthrough Breast Cancer. All the […]
Because we all needed another excuse to eat more cake: it’s national cupcake week, hurray! I have posted this super easy, fool and fail proof recipe before, but given the current celebratory cake mood, here goes:
Bank holiday weekend is lying ahead of us, and I already know what will be cooking in our pots on Sunday: succulent Indian lamb chops accompanied by a lemon-zesty couscous, followed by heavenly chocolate cupcakes. I tried it on my in-laws the other weekend and the recipes weren’t only easy peasy, the in-laws are still […]
The most selfish Christmas presents I ever made? Vouchers for a cupcake decorating class for the sisters-in-law. Of course, I had to get one for myself, too. After all, it was about spending time together. Decorating culinary delights and stuffing our faces was just the icing on the cake.
The loyal reader might be surprised to find a post like this on Met Mum’s blog – especially as I publicly admitted to be crap at all things housewifish. On said confession, my friend Emily commented: ‘Are you kidding??? You are a kick ass housewife!’ Thank you, Emily, it’s really nice of you to say that, but it just ain’t true. What I indeed do know is when to get my act together and pour all my energy into this one, oh so important event. Such as Big M’s birthday breakfast.