Although we love the crumbly cookies we made here, we are also big fans of the stickier, chewy cookies, so Jack and I have been baking again! The recipe: We found this on and tweaked it a little bit! The method: 1. cream together the sugar and butter 2. add in the egg and vanilla […]
baking with kids
Jack and I have been baking shortbread this week and it gave us an opportunity to use our new Sweetly Does It Cookie Cutter Set – Autumn Patterned in Assorted Colours We have baked shortbread many times before, but this time we decided to try the Paul Hollywood recipe.
Today we baked Chocolate Brownies, with added chocolate chips! We followed the recipe for Classic Chocolate Brownies from Cadburys website – although we omitted the cocoa powder – accidentally! – and added a packet of chocolate chips. I let the children decide on what we would be baking and they debated between flapjacks and chocolate brownies. But […]
We had a bit of spare time before school one morning as I had been ultra organised at getting up and also didn’t have to make packed lunches for once (free trial of school dinners!), so I decided we should bake some muffins. And as we had a number of slowly over-ripening bananas, and having […]
We have had our aprons on again and been doing some baking! Rachel received a children’s cookery book for her birthday last month and this is the first time we have tried out a recipe. We didn’t have any wholemeal bread flour so we just used strong white bread flour. The recipe we used: 12fl […]