Rise to the challenge: my very own bake off | Emma Beddington

1 week ago

For many, baking is therapeutic. But is cooking along with Bake Off really such a good idea?

An acquaintance speculated recently that we would only realise after the fact what kind of mad we went during the pandemic, but I already know: I became Bake Off mad.

I used to love baking, especially the showy kind where you produce something slightly flashy to a chorus of coos of admiration. Mine almost never elicited that reaction – I lack skills, attention to detail and artistic flair – but for a few brief, glorious years when my sons were little, I was a cake magician to them. Anything a bit creative filled them with wonder. I made dragons, cartoon characters and even a giant spider crab.

Continue reading...
More

Latest Post

its 10 to 4, you're getting a dome washer, see u in 2 months...
It's Not Too Late! Shop the 275 Best Cyber Monday Deals Happening Today Only
Replaced bathroom sink drain assembly but leaking from the gasket
50 Looks We're Shopping From Banana Republic's Major Cyber Monday Sale!
Bitcoin price - LIVE: Cryptocurrency value hits all-time high after surprise surge
I Aspire to Be as Cool as Debby Ryan With Her New Shaggy Mullet Haircut
Reframe how we talk about miscarriage | Letter
How People With Disabilities Help The Economy Grow And Thrive
Kensington and Chelsea council criticised for scrapping cycle lane
Coronavirus Hospitalizations Are at an All-Time High


Latest Shop