Merry Christmas, dear Readers! [she said, drinking a cuppa and wiping crumbs from her mouth] I decided that Today was The Day to cut into the Christmas cake... Who cares if the icing turned out a garing shade of turquoise a bit darker than it was supposed to? Yikes, a little smidgen of those colouring… Continue reading Christmas Cake 2011
Ciao! We're baaaaaaack from a mini-week in Rome (it was the Danish schools' autumn break) and - as is the tradition in our family - baked our Christmas cake yesterday - woo hoo! Yes, yes, it seems early but - hey - Christmas is just eight weeks away and this little baby needs to be… Continue reading Christmas Cake
I've just spent a lovely week at home with the kids (they've had a week's holiday from school, the autumn break) and we've basically been enjoying just lazing around and sleeping in late every morning - small pleasures! We also decided a couple of years ago to make a new tradition for the autumn holiday… Continue reading Get your pinnies on – it’s time to bake a Christmas cake!