Thursday, September 16News For London

Tag: Easter

How to make Oreo cupcakes

How to make Oreo cupcakes

Blogs, Culture
Easter is just around the corner so that gives you a perfect excuse to put your aprons on and get baking Reporter: Amie Filcher. Sub-editor: Hayley Daen. Cupcakes are always a good choice- never underestimate the power of the cupcake. It’s good fun, and if you know young children, get them involved too, as it promotes learning according to Kids Health.  They’ll love getting messy, although you may not be able to face the site of your kitchen afterwards. So let’s get started. Tip: If you want to add an Easter feel to these cupcakes, add some Cadbury’s Mini eggs on top and voila! You will need: For the cakes: 200g of self-raising flour 200g of caster sugar 80g butter Dash of milk (if needed) 2 eggs 1/2 tsp Vanilla Extract Oreo cookies Cake cases  
How to boil an egg

How to boil an egg

Student
Easter is a special occasion for a sweet tooth but when preparing for the egg hunt you can't ignore the basics. Reporter: Hayley Daen. Sub editor: Cristiana Ferrauti Nearly a year ago, I received a shocking phone call from my 23-year-old brother. I was greeted with a hurried ‘hello’ before he delved into the real reason he had called. He could not for the life of him figure out how to boil an egg. “Well, first you need to bring the water to a boil,” I instructed. “And how do I do that?” What may seem, to some, an integral skill is actually an art, difficult to master. There is far more to making an eggscellent boiled egg than you might think. As spring marches onward, Easter is just on the horizon. And with Easter, comes chocolate bunnies, marshmallow chicks, and the athletic