I had friends over at the weekend for a garage party, and they all asked for cake! I could have made really cool cupcakes or fancy mini-bites or something like that, but with little time and a desire for something simple, I went for an afternoon tea type classic completely unfitting for a garage party!… Read More Cake for Friends
This is the photo of the cake I made at the party! I am so so proud of myself for making this! It was definitely one of my best tasting birthday cakes. The cupcakes were a good idea also because people who had to leave before the cake was cut got to take a… Read More Nautical Cake
I first saw this idea on Pinterest and I have a feeling that candy canes will very soon no longer be just for Christmas! But seriously, how brilliant is this for using up left over candy canes? I’m so glad I did a little cupboard clear-out today or I might have missed these! Oh… Read More February Candy Canes
I’m getting the big cakes out! Move aside cupcakes (although don’t really), because I’m on a cake run at the moment! My 21st birthday is coming up this year (but not for a good ten months or so!) and I’m planning on having a Marie Antoinette themed party – so pink, white and grey will… Read More Red Velvet Cake
Valentine’s Day…the day when single girls can indulge themselves in pink cakes and heart sprinkles, blissfully ignorant of the explosion of red heart balloons and giant teddies in shop windows everywhere… Today, I thought I was being quite creative with my little idea! Roses are red, violets are blue, I’ll bake them in a cupcake,… Read More “Say Yes”…er how could you say no?!
Every day I wish more and more that I could just have my own shop or bakery and that would be it, bliss. But back in reality-land I have a degree to finish which at the moment involves me writing a depressing essay about Arctic Haze and how the polar region is basically doomed just… Read More Oreo Fudge Brownies