Monday, 27 August 2007

Naming Day


Morning all.....yesterday was George's naming day, George is my friend Lucy's son....I was her birthing partner along with her mum when he was born two years ago.
The day was lovely and weather beautiful....I made him a dreams and wishes book....(which all the guests completed) and the cake.
I'm gong to try and do some more scrapping today, however should really do some housework!
Happy bank Holiday monday to you all.......
Tx
ps.....Happy Birthday Lucy!...last one in your 20's!

Wednesday, 22 August 2007

Godsons Galore......

Evening all.....
This is my layout that I made last night of my gorgeous godson Harry...from my kit from sarah...was very excited to see my pizza box in the porch when I got home from work.......
I'm now busy working on George's stuff for his naming day on Sunday.....currently working on a dreams, kisses & wishes book....so watch this space!.....I've found a lovely fairy godmother quote which i'm going to use. However Brother & sisters is on tonight mmmmmmm so will stop for that, and that Scrapbook Inspirations was in the letter box on arrival home!!! Still have a cake to ice and 60 cupcakes to make!!
Love and cupcakes to all
Tx
PS How cold was it today?.....its August!!!!

Sunday, 19 August 2007

Happy Birthday Bradley

Today is my nephew's 9th birthday...so happy birthday Bradley! as you can see he had a karate themed birthday!...he has just won his Blue belt so we are all very proud......the cupcakes were a big hit!.....my little 4 year old niece couldn't wait to bite his head off!........I can't believe that he is 9.... he was a premmie..(9weeks) my SIL was at work when she was in labor! thought it was Braxton Hixs.....he was just over 3lb......and now he is just gorgeous...love & hugs Auntie Tx

Wednesday, 15 August 2007

Goodies & Treats



Hi...i'm excited I got treats today!.......Found a website on ebay that makes fantastic chipcoard letters from any scrapbook paper that you wish to match your layouts!....Glitter-Dust-Designs:

............how lovely are these!

Also found something else via a blog on ukscrappers. Handpainted 50's cupcake memorabillia.....i'm very excited Grandad gave me some money for my birthday so I treated myself!........she is a designer in New York and she designs and paints them herself i could have bought it all!.....I just want to stroke the picture...can't wait for it to arrive!!!!!... . Going to fill it with all my fav recipes!
Tx

Tuesday, 14 August 2007

Birthday wishes & cupcakes.......


Hi had a child filled weekend..........looked after George all day Saturday and then went to Karen's on Sunday for Jack's 4th Birthday which was lovely. .....I made Banofee Cupcakes to take with me which were yummy! Think I'm going to post some recipes on here!...Today I have been to Buckingham Palace and the London Eye with Grandad. We had a lovely day, it took some planning ,however even the weather didn't dampen our spirits. Will post my layout when finished!. Everyone was great the were really accommodating with the wheelchair and stuff. Yesterday was my Mum's birthday so HAPPY BIRTHDAY mum........Also.....my very special Bestest friend Justine had a birthday last week...........so Belated Birthday Blog!..........she has a new addition to her family a beautiful Staffordshire Bull Terrier called Roxie from Battersea....welcome to the family!

Sunday, 12 August 2007

Banofee Cupcakes


Banofee Cupcake Recipe (Dulce de leche)
Cupcakes:
* 60gm soft butter
* 70gm soft brown sugar
* 1 egg
* 1 ripe banana
* 115gm self-raising flour
* 50gm chopped chewy toffees
Topping:
* 180ml whipped double cream
*3~4 tbsp dulce de leche (caramel sauce)
*1 banana
Preheat oven 180'c Gas 4, Beat butter,sugar until creamy, beat in egg.fold in banana the sift in flour.finally fold in toffees!Bake for approx 16minutes...............

To decorate: Swirl the cream over, then drizzle with a spoonful of caramel sauce(dulce de leche) and top with slices of banana.Sprinkle with a 'Flake' (optional!)

Saturday, 4 August 2007

birthday hugs & wedding wishes......


Had a busy week this week,...
celebrated being another year older!......
it's so much nicer sharing it with a twin.
had a lovely evening with my brother and his family.....even had a cake!.....people never think to do that with me as I make them but it was lovely ....the kids were great and we had fun!!..............went straight into making cookies for a bride Nicola who got married today. She was the dream client.... her colours were mint green which was really funky!.... Work has been a bit mad this week. we open the Christmas Hall on Thursday so busy with all of that!!! Very excited as i've spied Anna Griffin Christmas decorations!!....they have jumbo Pegs with bells!!! thats going on my list of inspirations!!!!................have a lovely weekend.....i'm making cupcakes now for grandads church fete...he volunteered to have the cake stall!....Tx

Monday, 27 August 2007

Naming Day


Morning all.....yesterday was George's naming day, George is my friend Lucy's son....I was her birthing partner along with her mum when he was born two years ago.
The day was lovely and weather beautiful....I made him a dreams and wishes book....(which all the guests completed) and the cake.
I'm gong to try and do some more scrapping today, however should really do some housework!
Happy bank Holiday monday to you all.......
Tx
ps.....Happy Birthday Lucy!...last one in your 20's!

Wednesday, 22 August 2007

Godsons Galore......

Evening all.....
This is my layout that I made last night of my gorgeous godson Harry...from my kit from sarah...was very excited to see my pizza box in the porch when I got home from work.......
I'm now busy working on George's stuff for his naming day on Sunday.....currently working on a dreams, kisses & wishes book....so watch this space!.....I've found a lovely fairy godmother quote which i'm going to use. However Brother & sisters is on tonight mmmmmmm so will stop for that, and that Scrapbook Inspirations was in the letter box on arrival home!!! Still have a cake to ice and 60 cupcakes to make!!
Love and cupcakes to all
Tx
PS How cold was it today?.....its August!!!!

Sunday, 19 August 2007

Happy Birthday Bradley

Today is my nephew's 9th birthday...so happy birthday Bradley! as you can see he had a karate themed birthday!...he has just won his Blue belt so we are all very proud......the cupcakes were a big hit!.....my little 4 year old niece couldn't wait to bite his head off!........I can't believe that he is 9.... he was a premmie..(9weeks) my SIL was at work when she was in labor! thought it was Braxton Hixs.....he was just over 3lb......and now he is just gorgeous...love & hugs Auntie Tx

Wednesday, 15 August 2007

Goodies & Treats



Hi...i'm excited I got treats today!.......Found a website on ebay that makes fantastic chipcoard letters from any scrapbook paper that you wish to match your layouts!....Glitter-Dust-Designs:

............how lovely are these!

Also found something else via a blog on ukscrappers. Handpainted 50's cupcake memorabillia.....i'm very excited Grandad gave me some money for my birthday so I treated myself!........she is a designer in New York and she designs and paints them herself i could have bought it all!.....I just want to stroke the picture...can't wait for it to arrive!!!!!... . Going to fill it with all my fav recipes!
Tx

Tuesday, 14 August 2007

Birthday wishes & cupcakes.......


Hi had a child filled weekend..........looked after George all day Saturday and then went to Karen's on Sunday for Jack's 4th Birthday which was lovely. .....I made Banofee Cupcakes to take with me which were yummy! Think I'm going to post some recipes on here!...Today I have been to Buckingham Palace and the London Eye with Grandad. We had a lovely day, it took some planning ,however even the weather didn't dampen our spirits. Will post my layout when finished!. Everyone was great the were really accommodating with the wheelchair and stuff. Yesterday was my Mum's birthday so HAPPY BIRTHDAY mum........Also.....my very special Bestest friend Justine had a birthday last week...........so Belated Birthday Blog!..........she has a new addition to her family a beautiful Staffordshire Bull Terrier called Roxie from Battersea....welcome to the family!

Sunday, 12 August 2007

Banofee Cupcakes


Banofee Cupcake Recipe (Dulce de leche)
Cupcakes:
* 60gm soft butter
* 70gm soft brown sugar
* 1 egg
* 1 ripe banana
* 115gm self-raising flour
* 50gm chopped chewy toffees
Topping:
* 180ml whipped double cream
*3~4 tbsp dulce de leche (caramel sauce)
*1 banana
Preheat oven 180'c Gas 4, Beat butter,sugar until creamy, beat in egg.fold in banana the sift in flour.finally fold in toffees!Bake for approx 16minutes...............

To decorate: Swirl the cream over, then drizzle with a spoonful of caramel sauce(dulce de leche) and top with slices of banana.Sprinkle with a 'Flake' (optional!)

Saturday, 4 August 2007

birthday hugs & wedding wishes......


Had a busy week this week,...
celebrated being another year older!......
it's so much nicer sharing it with a twin.
had a lovely evening with my brother and his family.....even had a cake!.....people never think to do that with me as I make them but it was lovely ....the kids were great and we had fun!!..............went straight into making cookies for a bride Nicola who got married today. She was the dream client.... her colours were mint green which was really funky!.... Work has been a bit mad this week. we open the Christmas Hall on Thursday so busy with all of that!!! Very excited as i've spied Anna Griffin Christmas decorations!!....they have jumbo Pegs with bells!!! thats going on my list of inspirations!!!!................have a lovely weekend.....i'm making cupcakes now for grandads church fete...he volunteered to have the cake stall!....Tx