71: Birthday Party Time!

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It was my son Leon’s 3rd Birthday Party yesterday! I love birthday parties and making all the party food – we had egg and ham sandwiches, cocktail sausages, crisps, veg sticks and of course… CAKE (a Fireman Sam cake to match his fire engine themed party). This year I also wanted to make him some [...]

54: This Little Piggy

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It is my friend Kate’s birthday and she had previously asked me to make her a crochet pig bean bag so hey presto! Here it is! My buddy Filipa drew a sketch of what it should look like. I think I put the ears on a bit funny though! I used some pink cotton dk [...]

52: Mini Victoria Sponge Cake!

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Three of my work colleagues have recently had their birthdays so I decided to bake them a cake. I found this recipe for Mini Victoria Sponge cakes and thought it would be great to try it out. It was very well appreciated and they went with lightning speed. I cheated and used a jar of [...]