mmmmmmmmmmm.Would you believe we are listening to Cole Porter too!
hello! i've just found your blog and wanted to tell you that i love it! i am sure it is also extremely hard work, your lifestyle seems so idyllic! i am just this year venturing into growing my own vegetables in central australia, and whilst different climates and the like, your blog is going to provide me with lots of inspiration!
Can I come over and be your friend too...
Laura, that looks beautiful and I would love a piece with my coffee :) Enjoy your guests.Amy
That cake looks awesome!! I'm so glad I found your blog. beautiful garden pictures and food--two of my favorites.~Jeffhttp://thepathcalledlife.blogspot.com/
Yum is an understatement! i could sure use a slice with a cuppa hot green tea. I will post more snow pics to cool you off a little. :)Liz
Is it a carrot cake?
nope vanilla sponge xx
Nom, nom, nom is right...that looks incredibly delicious. Well done! I'd love the recipe...
http://www.jamieoliver.com/recipes/home-cooking-skills/classic-victoria-sponge-with-all-the-trimmingsthis is the recipe, but I didn't do the strawberry centre, I just used a good raspberry jam/jelly. Also I added a vanilla pod to the cake mixture.It's incredibly light and fluffy :)
Mmmm....Thank you! I have a pantry FULL of homemade raspberry jam, too! :-)
I love it when you leave me comments, it lets me know there are folk out there reading my ramblings! Thank you, I appreciate them loads and loadsLaura x