If you’re not interested in cakes or you’re feeling hungry you should probably look away now! For those of you that don’t know, I run a little cake business from my home. I’m all registered and insured etc, and I sell through local advertising and mainly on my Facebook page. I’m called Victoria’s Vintage Cakes, because I keep my cakes classic and simple, and I don’t like to do novelty…

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I was so pleased when we were unexpectedly told we would be leaving work three hours early today! Yay! That meant that I could get home and get on with my Christmas baking, which included finishing off some cupcakes, a yule log, and chocolate houses that I’d been preparing over the weekend. Although I don’t take many orders for cakes at the moment because I’m just too busy, I still…

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I’ve just realised I’ve not done a blog post on the cakes that I make for a few months. In case you didn’t already know, I have a little cake business Victoria’s Vintage Cakes, which I try to run in my spare time. It can be a bit difficult as I work full time, but I often take orders for weekends or I can do small orders during the week…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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