A Creative Life

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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Egg Custard Tart

Ingredients needed.    Plain Flour   Butter   Lard   Sugar   Milk   Nutmeg to grate or ground nutmeg. This is a fairly simple pudding to make and can be eaten warm or cold.  Cold is preferable. Preheat Oven to Gas Mark 6  Also required Loose Bottom Fluted Pie…

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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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Happy Monday

Hope you have had a super weekend.  Mine was really brill  So chilled. Well if you have a desk at work, today is your day to ‘Clean off your desk’ as it is   the National Day for this,  So if you are looking at piles of clutter, masses of…

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January 7th 2017

Well the first week of the New Year has already been done. Heres hoping that your Year has started off well.  I am thoroughly enjoying my freedom from work. Our house is getting tidier by the day and being kept the same.  Yesterday I did the one thing I hate,…

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