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guest blogging

An opportunity came up recently to write a guest blog post for a fantastic wedding planner in Sheffield. I jumped at theView full post »

continental delights

So, it’s been quite a while since I last posted anything on my blog. It’s been a busy time! Lots of cakey thingsView full post »

shoe love

I love my new shoes! I am more of a handbag person generally as new shoes scare me. Will they be comfortable? How longView full post »

the truffle obsession continues

Once you pop, you can’t stop with these delicious little balls of cakey loveliness.  Last week, I made some doubleView full post »

a couple of links…

…that you might be interested in viewing. Firstly, a fellow cake designer on Twitter invited people to share in theirView full post »

bake it! lemon squares

– < ![CDATA[ So finally, here is my contribution to this month’s Bake it! Club recipe competition. ThisView full post »

chocolate cake truffles

I must admit, I was pretty sceptical about how these would taste.  The thought of eating cake in any other way than asView full post »

ewe! eew!

I had a really lovely surprise today when I came back to my desk and found a small paper bag sitting there.  IView full post »

bake it! club

This is a really interesting idea posed by Amy Lane in her blog Cooking, Cakes & Children.  The idea is that eachView full post »

gifts from across the channel

I love it when friends and family go on holiday. Well, as long as I also have a holiday to look forward to. I alsoView full post »

surprise win

I love winning things. It doesn’t happen very often and so it’s even more exciting when you get that phonecall orView full post »

knutsford farmers market: the result

So…the last two days have been very long and tiring (plus the weeks of planning beforehand) but it was a realView full post »


I am very proud of these cute little guys.  They are the decorations for my honey cupcakes, which will be on sale at myView full post »

knutsford farmers market

For a while now, I have been considering trying out a Cakes by Beth market stall.  It sounded like a really interestingView full post »

beautiful things

The last few days have been very exciting for me, made even more exciting because I have received some beautiful thingsView full post »