12 Best Cake Related Jokes …

Laughter is the best medicine they say. I actually think that cake is the best medicine … you can’t eat laughter can you? My son loves telling jokes, not all are that funny but I laugh just to humour him. It made me think about how simple a few words cleverly put together can make…

How To Make A Lightning McQueen Car Cake

Ok, so what happened this weekend was that I made this amazing Lightning McQueen cake for my nephew’s 4th birthday. I intended to do a full tutorial blog for the making of this cake. In all intent and purposes I started off well … but then stress got the better of me and I abandoned…

How To Make The Best Easter Simnel Cake …

As Easter draws to a close … I have found myself reflecting on the significance of Easter. Do we actually know why we celebrate Easter? What is the significance of the Easter Bunny? Why do we gift Easter Eggs? Has it just become another commercialised day similar to Valentine’s Day and Christmas? The significance of…

National Unicorn Day

Have you noticed that there is now a day for everything? For example, I recently discovered a “Don’t Go To Work Unless It’s Fun Day” on the 3rd of April (yes I’m not kidding here), “Read A Road Map Day” on the 5th of April and even … wait for it … “No Housework Day” on…

It’s Never Too Young To Start Baking

My daughter Skye loves to bake and will often ask if she can help me when I’m in the middle of a cake project. Did you know that when she grows up she wants to be a baker? I was hoping for something more academic like a doctor or a lawyer of some sort ……