For the final technical challenge Mary Berry asked the bakers to make this simple sponge with homemade jam and buttercream – without a recipe. For this recipe you will need two sandwich tins, an electric mixer and piping bag fitted with plain nozzle.
Snowy Day, Edinburgh, Scotland This was not taken by me, but I have stood right in front of this place and admired the architecture. I love coming across pins of places I have been but neglected to get a photo of!
Dunguire Castle, Ireland - Dunguaire Castle is a tower house on the southeastern shore of Galway Bay in County Galway. I wanted to go last time but it was closed for the season, next time I'll go earlier in the year.
The Magdalen Asylum Co., Ireland (See the skulls in the stairs?) Magdalene asylums were institutions from the to the centuries ostensibly for "fallen women", a term used to imply sexual promiscuity. abandones ireland has the coolest schtuff
“I heard you went to Ireland.I haven't seen it in many years. Is it still green then, and beautiful? Wet as a bath sponge and mud to the knees but, aye, it was green enough.” ― Diana Gabaldon, The Scottish Prisoner. I WILL go to Ireland.
With its attractive diamond design and simplicity, the moss stitch is a great knitting pattern for beginners and expert knitters alike. Learn how to knit it! - perfect for putting the focus on the yarn