PROJECT: How To Make A Unicorn Cake, The Sugar and Sponge Way

The influx of unicorn paraphernalia in recent years has become a little overkill. It seems like overnight the whole of the country just became unicorn mad. The craze actually began in around 2016, but for me personally it just seems like yesterday. This mythical creature has adorned the cover of most of the items in…

It’s All About (The) CUSTOMER TESTIMONIALS

I’ve been baking for a few years now and I guess the main goal of any business is to make your customers happy. I mean, that is the end goal right? For this weeks blog I wanted to focus on some of the work I have done and the testimonials. Not all customers leave feedback,…

Project: How To Make a Ginger Molasses Cake

My sister-in-law stayed over at the weekend due to the fact that she was moving house. Her husband was at home dismantling their boiler (he’s a plumber and their boiler is something of a mammoth contraption). She wanted to get away from the mess and stress so hibernated at mine for the weekend. She lives…

Exploring Hackney: Kids and Play

Life get’s so busy sometimes. Trying to juggle my day job, my kids and family, baking and blogging as well as trying to maintain a somewhat clean and tidy home and everything else in between. It’s hard. My husband helps out but sometimes my OCD gets in the way and he would rather not bother….

PROJECT: How To Make Valentine’s Day Cupcake Toppers

I’m not a big celebrator of Valentine’s Day to be honest … I’m not a fan of big gestures and romantic notions. I feel that it has become such a commercialised industry that we are losing the real meaning of Valentine’s Day. In particular, social media is flooded with those dreamy-eyed people and their boxes…

Family Time – Year Of The Pig

As a child, Chinese New Year was my favourite time of the year. Forget Christmas or birthdays … Chinese New Year was the one! You see, my father is Chinese and my mother is Vietnamese and we never really celebrated Christmas (apart from the annual Christmas dinner which became an obligatory event just to get…