London, Out and About, The Kidlets

Easter, Part 2 : Chocolate Eyeballs and Tight-Rope Walking

We had just enough time to digest Good Friday's free chocolate when Easter Sunday hit and the kids were showered with even more of the good stuff. Master 6 awoke with a pretty nasty fever on Easter morning, thus the flushed cheeks and glassy eyes.  He was such a trooper and put in a good… Continue reading Easter, Part 2 : Chocolate Eyeballs and Tight-Rope Walking

London, Out and About, The Kidlets

Easter, Part 1: Gold Bunnies and Naked Ladies

I'm a little late posting this (oops) but here is how we spent Easter this year.  On Good Friday we munched on the Hot Cross Buns I slaved over the day before (still bitter hot cross buns, but you did taste pretty darn gooood) and then headed over to the Lindt Gold Bunny Hunt down… Continue reading Easter, Part 1: Gold Bunnies and Naked Ladies

Seasonal, Sweet Treats, Yummy Recipes

Easter Bun Cupcakes: Because Kneading Dough is a Pain in the Behind

{ Updated version from 2019 with Gluten and Dairy Free Options can be found here } I spent a large portion of today kneading dough for Hot Cross Buns.  It occurred to me half way through the second painful "waiting for the dough to rise"  period that very few people have this much time on their… Continue reading Easter Bun Cupcakes: Because Kneading Dough is a Pain in the Behind