an aesthetic that will never go out of style: making others feel loved, needed, and important
Callum Keith Rennie rises from his chair exhaustedly, the weight of the world on his shoulders. You’d think he’s been asked to clean 100 toilets but in fact he’s just won a Genie. He’s very shy. Meanwhile, George Stromboulopoulos applauds sardonically. His date leans in to whisper in his ear. Probably she’s saying “Wow Callum has terrible manners.”
After his incredibly awkward acceptance speech, Dave Foley (hosting) said, “What an embarrassing display of emotion!”
My angry circus bear, made for me a couple of months ago by Jaysin Burgess at Northside Tattoos in Newcastle. Done in one sitting (that last hour was hell…)
hen party weekend was fab. spa was amazing. am brown and super bendy. have work in the morning and am kinda exhausted. ahhhhh well.
icryyoumercy said: Hi Cook. Uhm. Do we have to send weird anons, or is there a more polite way of requesting more awesome recipes? For example if I asked nicely? Pretty please with sparkles on top?
Well, I am a fan of weird anons. But you can have as many recipes as you like because you are cute :D
Earl Grey Cupcakes
I am cheating massively here, as these are from the Hummingbird Bakery recipe book but the WORLD NEEDS TO KNOW ABOUT THESE BADBOYS!
You will need:
For the sponge:
3 Earl Grey teabags
3tbsp just-boiled water
80g (3oz) unsalted butter, softened
280g (10 oz) caster sugar
240g (8 ½ oz) plain flour
1tbsp baking powder
¼ tsp salt
200ml (7fl oz) whole milk
2 large eggs
50ml (1 ¾ fl oz) whole milk
500g (1lb 2oz) icing sugar
160g (5 ½ oz) unsalted butter, softened
The zest of a lemon or an orange (for Ear Grey or Lady Grey flavouring)
Utensils: deep muffin tins (2x6 or 1x12) muffin paper cases, mixing bowl, electric whisk or mixer, wooden spoon, scales, kettle, palette knife or spatula, oven.