Friday, 18 February 2011

Butter Icing

Is there anything better than baking on a Friday afternoon?

I have been a bit poorly today with an eye infection.  It is difficult to read or look at the computer screen for too long so I wasn't able to study today. At least that's my excuse and I'm sticking to it, have one red eye to prove it too ;)

So to cheer myself up, I decided to bake cup cakes with butter icing.  I'm sure hubby will be happy too when he gets home from a long day at work.  Love how easy they are to bake and how quickly it all gets done.  The gorgeous blue flowers/snow flakes are from my sweet friend Mandie from whispering Christmas dreams.  She had sent them in my Christmas Box back in October but I hadn't been able to use them yet.  I had a couple on their own whilst decorating & they are yummy. Hope you like the photos.

Hope you all have a fab & cosy weekend,


Lily 


        






7 comments:

  1. Those look yummy, Lily! Butter icing is my favourite. Back when I got married, I requested butter icing on my cake. My grandparents (both retired professional bakers) were aghast, but it was the best cake I could have asked for!

    I sure hope your eye infection clears up soon. My whole family had pink eye in December and it was terrible.

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  2. They look really pretty! Did hubby like 'em? LOL!! Hope you and your eye feel better soon!

    Mary

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  3. Thanks for baking these lovely cup cakes honey. As I said, they are so tasty, I find it hard to stop eating them! :)

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  4. Mmmmmm...those look so yummy! I love cupcakes!

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  5. Hi Lily,
    I just adore cupcakes, and yours look so delicious. Butter frosting is my favorite. Hope your eye gets better real quick, so you can get back to your normal routine. Have a wonderful Sunday!
    Maureen

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  6. Those cupcakes look yummy Lily! Baking always makes me feel better too. I hope your eyes is feeling better. It is a good reason to take a break from studying if you ask me ;). Hope you have a great week!

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