Mothering Sunday Simnel Cake

Mormor (my mum) and Patu have come to stay from England – and as it was mother’s day in England, I decided to treat her to a ‘simnel’ cake – apparently traditional originally on mothering Sunday….

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..and somewhere I read that violets were a traditional mothering Sunday flower, so a marzipan one was made on her cake….

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Happy Mother’s day mum! πŸ’πŸ’œ

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