Domestic Goddess

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Showing posts with label Cake To Bake. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Cake To Bake. Show all posts

Friday, 28 August 2020

Finally Finished It!

I never did give them hell.I just told the truth, and they thought it was hell - Harry S Truman
Welcome back to the Friday Feeling๐ŸŽˆ
 Cake,yak and coffee time today.
 Hug and brew time↑
Too late for a walk.
Gave hubby a sloppy ๐Ÿ’‹ before he went to work..
 Far too cold for August↑
Quick look in the newspaper↓
David Soul (born David Richard Solberg)  is an American-British actor and singer. He is known for his role as Detective Kenneth "Hutch" Hutchinson in the television series Starsky & Hutch from 1975 to 1979. He became a British citizen in 2004.He is 77 years old ๐ŸŽˆ
With coffee↓
 I wrote yesterday's blog post.
I got Julio the Janome ready for the play later↓
 Some nice magazines and material came↓
 My friend arrived for yak, cake and coffee↓
After my friend went.
Late lunch↓
 Started on the cake.
Tea at 3↓
 After melting more white and dark chocolate the cake was finished!
 Not bad looking considering it first started out like this↓
We have Pork chops for tea.
(Too hungry to take the photo.)
I delayed going to do my job until Sunday....
So more NYPD Blue to watch↓
With sleep tea↓
Fingers crossed for tomorrow's Bake Off..

Tuesday, 21 April 2020

Tea & Cake Are The Answer!

An atheist is a man who has no invisible means of support 
- John Buchan
Welcome to another lockdown Tuesday๐ŸŽˆ
 I enjoyed a cup of tea and a warm hug↑
We had breakfast,
Got dressed.
Now for our daily walk in the sunshine↓
 Blue skies↓
 We had extended walk to the pillar box.
On our way there, someone had put out a leather settee, matching armchair & a Asda shopping trolley in their front garden!
Back up the road under the bridge we go↓
 Back home↓
 Hubby goes to work↓
Time to enjoy coffee and nibble↓
 Robert Smith  is an English singer, songwriter, musician, and record producer. He is the lead singer, guitarist, multi-instrumentalist, primary songwriter, and only continuous member of the rock band The Cure, which he co-founded in 1976. He is 61 years old ๐ŸŽˆ
Prince  was an American singer, songwriter, musician, record producer, dancer, actor, and filmmaker. A guitar virtuoso and multi-instrumentalist known for his eclectic genre-crossing work, flamboyant and androgynous persona, energetic live shows and wide-ranging singing voice.He died aged 57 in 2016.
  The breadmaker has been on↓
 Kenny the Kenwood comes out for a quick play↓
 Put the cake mixture in the oven.
Out to enjoy the sunshine at dinnertime.
The sun might be out,
So is the wind!
On goes the big jumper!
 Trying to tan the white legs↓
 Light lunch↓
 Someone was trying to water the plants from the bathroom window↓
 Blue skies with a dash of wind!
 Stretching the leg muscle↓
 The bread is ready↓
 So is the cake↓
 Tea with cake :)
 Later on, it was time to chop up some mushrooms,onions, garlic and a use of lemon.
Then added to the rice...
We got Lemon, Mushroom, Risotto↓
 We caught up with one episode of:
Then off to work with some big tunes↓
I came back in the daylight↓
 I got my pjs on.
Sleep tea.
Caught up with the newspaper review.
Followed by the Trump press conference↓
 Hopefully we won't have a windy Hump tomorrow.....:)


Saturday, 14 September 2019

Baking + Kenny = Cakes

When you are content to be simply yourself and don't campare or compete, everyone will respect you" Lao Tzu
Welcome to the weekend!
I woke up and couldn't get back to sleep.
The sun was coming up ↗↗↗
 Downstairs I went...
Loaded up the Dishwasher and put it on...
 I listened to "Sounds of the 60s"
 While I wrote two blog posts...
I just had to singalong with a great song that was being played on the radio...
Now for some marmite↓
 Hubby got up,
Had a nice big ๐Ÿ’‹ from him..
Later on hubby took our kids to their boxing lessons..
I meanwhile, started to play with Kenny..
 with coffee.
 First cake made↓
Lemon Flavoured Strawberry Sponge Cake
Light Lunch

 Hubby made full use of the sunshine↓
 Chocolate Orange Flavoured Cake↓
 Lavender Flavoured Cup Cakes↓
 I made a spare cake↓
(Half of it will be going over to my father in law on Monday)↓
 I put Kenny to bed.
I was asked, "Why I didn't go to the Tardebigge Church Fete?"
"I was making cakes for a good friend instead!"I replied.
Now for some tea↓
(A nice German meal from Lidl)↓
 We then watched:
We caught up with the news,
Then I fell asleep....
I woke up↓
Time for bed!