Happy Birthday

Every Saturday of November I am blogging about Birthday’s.

November happen ‘s to be my Mom and my own birthday month but I am willing to share. What does that mean ? You will see :

  • Birthday cards
  • birthday scrapbook layouts
  • birthday party plans & decor
  • Birthday Cake
  • Lots of creative paper fun …so stay tuned to Saturdays in November !

Birthday Cards :

This card I pieced in a quilt block design for my grandma.

Birthday Layout:

This layout celebrates dots and Laughter with this one picture spread. This is my Mom cutting her Lemon birthday cake.

Easy Lemon Cake

  • 1/2 cup butter
  • 2 eggs
  • 2 teaspoons vanilla extract
  • 1 C white sugar
  • 1 3/4 teaspoons baking powder
  • 3/4 cup milk
  • 1 tablespoon lemon zest
  • 1 T lemon juice
  1. Preheat the oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C). Grease a 9-inch square baking pan.
  2. Beat sugar and butter together in a mixing bowl using an electric mixer until light and fluffy. Beat in eggs and vanilla extract.
  3. Sift flour and baking powder together in a separate bowl; add to creamed mixture. Pour in milk, lemon zest, and lemon juice and mix until you achieve a smooth batter. Spoon batter into the prepared pan.
  4. Bake in the preheated oven until a toothpick inserted into the center comes out clean, about 35 minutes.

Party planning tips :

Best party themes for an adult birthday

  • casino night
  • Cooking demo
  • Movie themed party
  • wine tasting party
  • Board games

With the theme in mind make plans. Place,time and date. Make invitation to match theme and food for event. Enjoy!!!!

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