Chocolate Orange Traybake

~This is a favourite of mine as who doesn’t love chocolate and then adding the orange just makes it even better. So if your stuck for something to bake have a go at this really easy recipe. Chocolate Orange Traybake October 10, 2020 by admin Serving Size 12 Ingredients 4 tbsp Cocoa Powder 4 tbsp Hot Water 225g Butter I use stork baking butter 225g Caster sugar 275g Self raising flour 2 level tsp Baking powder 1 orange grated 4 large…

My Daily Routine as a Homemaker

Hello, Thought I would share with you my routine that I do everyday, from the moment I get up. 1. Make the bed I always pull back the covers off the bed to allow it to air and then after breakfast I then make my bed up. Making your bed is sort of that “accomplished task” of the day feeling. It’s something you can do that is quick, but very satisfying. This daily discipline just gets you off on the…

My Top 5 things to Housekeeping

    Hello I thought this would help me and you now more than ever with our current situation, every little bit helps and I’ve been struggling to find balance and routine. So here is my top 5   1, Cook more we can’t keep eating out like we used to as it costs so much more and if you eat at home you can save so much money. then when you do go out for a meal you really…

Christmas Pudding

Well its traditionally stir up Sunday this week 25th November (Last Sunday before Advent) It is a tradition that goes back to Victorian times when the family would gather together to stir the Christmas pudding five weeks before Christmas. The words from the Book Of Common Prayer, used on the last Sunday before Advent, read: “Stir up, we beseech thee, O Lord, the wills of thy faithful people,” so the tradition stands that this is the day to get stirring!  …