Skipping ahead…it’s Cake week for episode 1, series 3. Great. More cake. I’m having a hard time selling cake to the family…they’re just not into it. I might be industrious and make some cakes tomorrow to take to the school for the teacher’s lounge, finishing up season 2’s cake-a-palooza. I knew that Lemon Madeira cake… Continue reading Madeira Cake
Hello, baking fans! I’m still talking to myself, I know…but I’m keeping track. I have done a bit of baking here and there, but not a great deal of following the program as much. I was away in Wisconsin for a couple weeks, and when I got back, it was organizing things to get ready… Continue reading Long Hiatus
The three basics that were part of the skills section of the final episode of season 1 is seeming to take me the longest! I got the Disappointing Victoria Sammies done, and now, finally, the Tarte au Citron! Just the scones to go…maybe I’ll make those tomorrow. In the show, they made lots of little… Continue reading Tarte au Citron
I started making the Baked Alaska at the end of the last challenge, but had several failures (much like Ian on the show, who pitched his entire effort into the trash and stormed off). 1. Ice cream–I bought pre-made ice cream rather than making home-made, and I really need to mix it with the Oreos… Continue reading Tarts and Pies Week!