We are starting a new series over here at Love The Day called, ‘Tips & Tricks.’ I hope to share some of the party planning and entertaining tricks I have learn over the years (mostly from failed attempts) ranging from decorations, desserts, games, party menus, etc… If there is anything you are particularly interested in learning about, send a note my way. If I can’t help you, I can find someone you can.
My first tip comes to you with the help of City Sweet Shop my cute pastry chef sister. She makes the most incredible treats, her pies being among my most favorite. The tip to making the perfect crumple for pies, crisps and other fruit tarts is 1 cup! One cup of the following creates pure perfection:
Brown Sugar, Flour, Oats and Butter (I like to add a little vanilla and cinnamon)