Easter is bouncing toward
us and This Girl is getting organised. For This Girl, Easter is a time to spend
Easter eggs have been
purchased for the fun of the Easter egg hunt, Little Miss Independent (4) is at
the perfect age to enjoy it this year. Lady P is adamant that at 14 she still
deserves to be part of the hunt and not the hide!
Instead of chocolate gifts
for my workmates, I normally do some baking. This year I saw the cutest Easter
theme biscuits on Pinterest and decided to give them a go!
Firstly I baked a load of
round biscuits using my never fail sugar biscuit recipe.
Then onto my favourite
cookie butter icing recipe (minus the almond extract).
Topping the biscuits with
the icing and the marshmallows also pretty much a breeze!
So far so good, but then!
This Girl, like many
others I’m sure, was deceived by Pinterest. These biscuits looked so easy to
create and in fact they were, until it was time to add the detail to the bunny
My icing was too runny to
create the delicate paw prints using the piping bag, my first few were just a
messy blob of icing on marshmallow. Lady P was happy to report that they still
tasted good however!
Not one to be beaten, I
found a bamboo skewer did the trick, albeit making it a long, long task to
Given the time it took to
make each biscuit, I decided to limit the number of Bunny Bottoms to just
enough for The Other Girl’s household and one each for my workmates.
The rest were quickly
turned into biscuit sandwiches filled with the delicious icing! Not as fancy
but still pretty awesome tasting!
What Easter baking are you up to?