Category Archives: Cakes

Hale & Hearty Rich Chocolate Brownie Mix – Free Giveaway

Here is your chance to win a packet of Hale & Hearty Rich Chocolate Brownie Mix. A big thank you to the lovely people over at Hale & Hearty who kindly provided their Brownie Mix as a giveaway in conjunction … Continue reading

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Chocolate Cheesecake Brownie

Thank you all for voting! It’s finally here, my chocolate cheesecake brownie, it turned out well and is oh so indulgent!!! The brownie went off to my husband’s workplace today, so I’m hoping they are all enjoying the brownie. Asking everyone … Continue reading

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National Chocolate Week – Vote Now For My Chocolate Recipe

This week is National Chocolate Week. To mark this important occasion I’m going to bake some chocolate cakes – but what chocolate cakes I will bake I will leave up to you. My husband will be taking the cakes to … Continue reading

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A Gingerman

Whenever I go to the bakers my son loves to have a gingerbread man. Last week I decided to try making them at home. It was fantastic, George and I had great fun, and they tasted delicious, I could add … Continue reading

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Speedy Golden Cupcakes

When you have friends coming over at short notice, but you want to serve some homemade cakes try this recipe out. My delicious speedy cupcakes can be made in 30 minutes. The ‘golden’ in my ‘golden cupcakes’ comes from using … Continue reading

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Thomas & Friends at George’s Birthday Party

My baby boy turns 2 this week and we threw him a party. He is totally Thomas the Tank Engine mad and so it wasn’t hard to choose a theme. I went cupcake crazy and made 40 Thomas cupcakes which … Continue reading

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How to Pipe Icing

Next week is my little boy’s 2nd birthday party and I’ve been planning to make some fancy cupcakes. However, I’ve never used a proper piping bag before and I’ve been watching youtube videos to teach myself how to pipe icing! … Continue reading

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Sponge

I’ve always enjoyed making cakes and slowly over the years practising and reading cookery books I think I’ve got quite good at it. Well, at least my friends and family have told me so. Whenever I bake a cake I … Continue reading

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George’s Cake

Well finally Britain has a new Prime Minister and so let’s celebrate with something truly British – a nice cup of tea and a slice of cake. Now what can I share with you that’s cake related…. My little boy … Continue reading

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