Brewing with Briar (Ep.2) – Brownies! (From Winter Bucket List’14)

Heya everybody! Today we’re making……brownies! (Err, the title of this post gave it away though, didn’t it? :/ )

And yes, this was a task on my Winter Bucket List’14 – #3. Make some brownies.

Stuff you’ll need

  • 1 ½ cups sugar
  • 1 ½ cups flour
  • ½ cup cocoa powder (unsweetened)
  • ½ cup vegetable oil
  • ½ cup milk
  • A dash of baking powder

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Brewing with Briar (Ep.1) – NaNoWriMo Cuppa


Okay, so I’m starting a series called Brewing with Briar.

So we’re almost halfway through NaNoWriMo, & even though I had all these amazing ideas about stuff to post during NaNoWriMo, I didn’t, because I’m lagging behind (and yep, writing this blog post is a form of procrastination). Anyways, here is the recipe for my NaNoWriMo cuppa, & even though I’d planned to post this about a week ago, I’ll post it now, because better late than never, right? Right. Let’s roll.

Stuff you’ll need

  • Milk (or water, whatever you like)
  • Coffee (this is kind of obvious, but still)
  • Cocoa powder
  • Vanilla essence
  • Sugar (optional)


(Fair warning: get ready for a weird mix of normal, Shakespearean & accented English, along with a dash of French, as my subconscious has gone crazy because of trying to juggle NaNo, old English poems & conjugations in French, & it won’t let me post in plain normal English)

  • Heat up zee milk (or water).
  • Add zee coffee according to thou taste.
  • Repeat step 2 avec le cocoa powder, vanilla essence & sugar.
  • Mix it all up, & um, yeah, your NaNo cuppa’s ready 🙂