Monthly Archives: May 2013

Jo Wheatley – A Passion For Baking Book

My dad bought me this book a week ago and there so many items I want to try and make.

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There are 10 chapters to choose from and I found one item in each chapter I want to try and bake.

Breakfast

In this chapter I found a pastry dough I would to try and make because it will give me practice making bread.

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Brunch

In this chapter I found something I would to make for my husband and I for dinner and it is piggies in blanket Danish because I love all three things sausage,bacon and bread.

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Family Baking

In this chapter I found something that could make as a present for family which is white chocolate tiffin. Many people like the mixture of chocolate n fruit.

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Afternoon Tea

In this chapter I found a treat for family when they come down for a cup of tea which is mini mint choc chip shots which are so lovely and easy to make.

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Celebration Bakes

In this chapter I wanted different to try and make. I thought I would make mince pies because everyone loves these for Christmas.

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Baking With Children

My little girl has started to want to bake and she would love to make these hedgehog rolls to show off her talent.

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Breads

Breads is something I have to keep practicing on and one that my husband would love would be raspberry iced fingers.

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Biscuits

I love biscuits in any flavour and would love to try and make Viennese fingers.

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Pastry

Pies are something everyone loves especially this apple and raspberry meringue pie.

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Desserts

There is something that might be good to try and have a go at which is strawberry cream choc cups.

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Angry Bird Toppers

I made these fondant toppers for nephews cupcakes tomorrow. It is his favourite angry bird.

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Little bookcase complete

Been collecting these little books to fit in a little bookcase for 30 greatest recipes and it is now complete.

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Issue 62

In Issue 62 it shows you how to make a feather cake that looks perfect for a wedding and how to make pizza cookies which once I have cutter I will try and make.

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Piglet Cookies

I made these cookies for my niece Katie as a treat because she bought the cutter of all winnie the pooh characters. I made them using a simple sugar cookie recipe and used royal icing in two different shades of pink to decorate.

 

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Issue 61

In Issue 61 it shows you how to make cookies with chandeliers on it using the free stencil and how to make a gum ball cakes.

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I tried to use lustre dust on the stencil but failed so gonna buy spray instead:

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Bread and pudding winner

I entered the lurpak club with my bread and butter pudding and I won a Joseph Joseph baking set 🙂

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So happy and can’t wait to try it.

Issue 60

In Issue 60 it shows you how to make a corset cake, how to use the new nozzles available with the issue and how to make alien cupcakes wich i have already did.

 

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Alien Cupcakes

I made some alien cupcakes from the new issue of Cake Decorating magazine and i thought they came out well.

 

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Tart entry for lurpak club

I have entered my jam tarts as a entry for the lurpak bake club. They are strawberry Jam tarts and are lovely.

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