14 April 2020 Lockdown Day 19 Birthday Picnic
Today was the long-awaited birthday. There was much present opening and celebration. The children have been sleeping in the art studio in their tents and a special breakfast was brought to the birthday-girl’s tent.
At 10.30 we all had tea and cake. The cake was an experimental one that my oldest granddaughter and I adapted from a quick-mix chocolate cake. Instead of adding cocoa, we added food colouring to different batches of batter then spooned in the different colours in a random order to make a marble cake. It was not quite how Granny would have made it but it was proclaimed a success.
More celebration at 12.30 with a birthday pi...