Depending on how into cakes and cake decorating you are, you may have seen some beautiful wedding cakes or cupcakes with delicate lace detail on. If you’ve ever wondered how this edible lace is made, I can now tell you! I recently got try try out a Claire Bowman lace starter kit that I was sent from the nice people at Cake Craft. I picked the butterfly kit as I thought that these would look lovely on little cupcake swirls. The…

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Now I’m going to let the photos do most of the talking here, but a couple of weekends ago we had a little family tea party. Not for any particular special occasion, just because I felt like doing something special and getting all my nice china out. I have a beautiful Cath Kidston provence rose design tea set that I won many years ago. It was my second ever comp win! But I’ve never got round to using it before, and…

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I love doing a little bit hobby baking during my spare time. And with the Great British Bake Off recently starting again on TV, last weekend I was inspired to get my baking bits out and make some more cupcakes! I recently received some lovely new baking goodies from the new range from George at Asda to try out. They have some gorgeous new bits and pieces of homeware, in lots of pretty colours and patterns to jazz up your home…

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I love a bit of baking and I also love a blogger challenge! I was recently contacted by Waitrose to take part in their Waitrose Great British Garden Party campaign, which is where they come up with loads of great foodie ideas for summer. I can’t believe we’re halfway through August already.. summer has come and gone so quickly! But determined to make the most of the remaining weeks, I took part in the challenge. The task was to create an…

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I’ve not done a cake post in a while as baking has kind of taken a back seat lately. I’ve been such a busy bee! I haven’t taken many cake orders the past few months, as I was on holiday for Mothers Day, and away over Easter, and I’ll also be away for Fathers Day! So I missed out on quite a few special occasions. But I have got some willy hen party cupcakes booked in for July though! But here’s…

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The weather is a little bit grim today, but yesterday it was nice and sunny! I spent the day with my family; walking to the new tea shop in our village for a slice of cake, then helping Mum decorate her Easter Figolli biscuits (I’ve uploaded a few photos below), and then went for a little bike ride with Dad on the new village cycle path. I had a nice chunky piece of carrot cake with pink lemonade at the tea…

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