So Valentines day is round the corner which means one thing for us. A CAKE OPPORTUNITY. However, for others we know it can just be a last minute stress to plan the perfect day so that your other half will hopefully continue to talk to you for another year. What do they say? The way … Continue reading VALENTINES DAY PANIC
I made these adorable Hello Kitty cake pops for a little girl's 8th birthday party recently. I was so pleased with how they turned out, very cute indeed ❤ ❤ What is a cake pop? It's essentially just crumbled up cake, mixed together with icing. They are shaped by hand and then fixed to a stick … Continue reading Hello Kitty Cake Pops
This weekend i ventured down south to Bristol for a friends 21st. Now that i have a bit of a reputation regarding cakes, i didn't feel i could turn up without one but was swiftly running out of ideas. After the checkerboard cake i made last time i wasn't sure how i was going … Continue reading Heart Surprise Cake
Cherry Bakewell Cake is a proper, all-round crowd pleaser. It always gets devoured within minutes, with lots of ooohs and ahhhs of appreciation. "Divine", "I could eat the whole thing in one sitting", "how many slices can I have?", "that really is a very, very good cake" are among the comments this cake received on … Continue reading Cherry Bakewell Cake: A proper crowd pleaser!
My last post was about my friends 21st and the mulled wine cupcakes I made for her. Well a birthday isn't a birthday without an actual cake to cut into. In my house we try to make cakes for people's birthdays that reflect something about them or something they really like. In the past we've had … Continue reading Chocolate and Chai Tea Checkerboard Cake