Since I’ve been gone..

I’ve been a little absent for just over two weeks now! I’m sorry!  I have two cakes to share with you:  My mums 50th birthday cake which she was given at her surprise fancy dress party! The theme was Quentin Tarrentino films!   We dressed my mum and Dad up as Mia Wallace and Vincet…

Baby shower cupcakes.ย 

Following on from my last post which you can find here, this is how the cupcakes were decorated for my friend Helenas baby shower.  This is the same Helena who got married in October last year when I was her maid of honour as well as her cake lady! You can find the post about her…

My baking fail this past weekend.

These cupcakes were made for my friends baby shower, the final decorated cupcakes will be in my next post. *This post is sharing the good recipes with yourselves, NOT the failed one!!!* I thought I’d try out a new chocolate recipe for the cupcakes, BIG mistake… They may have tasted amazing still whilst fresh and warm…

My Nannas birthday cake.

Here is the first cake of 2016 that I made for my lovely Nanna.          It is a 3 layer vanilla sponge cake with Raspberry Jam and Vanilla Buttercream.  The sponge recipe I used you can find here. I baked 2 in 9″ round 3″ deep cake tins. This makes 4 layers but I only…

Bunny is 2!!!!

So my little Bunny is 2 today…  We spent the day at Drusillas in East Sussex and then had family over for party food and birthday cake in the evening.   Here is her cake, of course it had to have Peppa Pig on it. I decided to go for more of a pretty looking cake…

Minion Cake

Js swimming buddy turned 4 on Sunday and I was asked to make his birthday cake!  Here is the minion cake I done! Jenson was particularly excited about this one and desperately tried to help me!     X๐Ÿ’–X

Christmas cakes

For somebody who makes a lot of cakes its surprising that I have never actually made a Christmas cake! So this is I hope it is the first year I make one. I have some very early memories of my mum making Christmas cakes.. Well really the decorating bit! So I have put together a…

DIY Camouflage Fondant

I made this Hunting themed cake for Sunday for my Nephew, and I thought I’d share with you how I made the camo fondant as I struggled to find a tutorial that I liked the end result.     The antlers I made out of rice crispie treats covered with fondant. But I wasn’t really thinking…

๐Ÿ‚๐ŸMy 1st Wedding Cake ๐Ÿ๐Ÿ‚

Do you remember I mentioned one of my best girls was getting married?? Well she did and now she’s a Mrs and has a hubby and everything!! Firstly I wanted to say Congratulations to Mr and Mrs Farley, they met at a friends wedding and in turn fell in love.. And there we were on…

I do believe in fairies… Fairy cakes that is…

Sharing with you the cake I made for my friends beautiful daughter, who turned 3 this month. My favourite part of this cake was the toadstools, I honestly think they are adorable, more so the free-standing ones on the top of the cake than the ones around the side. The sign was made using brown…