Cakes Category

A Bit of Fun!

My husband’s friend recently moved into her new house.  As a little house warming treat he asked me to make her something fun.  The only stipulation was that it had to be my Banana White Chocolate Mud cake.  So I had a look through my books and came across the Icecream Cake in the Planet […]

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Cake Balls

I love to create sculpted cakes! While writing that sentence I realised that I have not posted many sculpted cakes on this blog, something I will rectify in the near future. Anyway, as a result of the sculpting/carving there are always cake scraps.  The kids help out with disposing of these scraps but inevitably the […]

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Red Velvet Littlest Pet Shop Island Cake

Wow, 9 years have flown!!! My daughter Asha had her birthday today and requested a Littlest Pet Shop cake, specifically she wanted an island for them all to play on.  After looking through the Martha Stewart’s Wedding Cakes book she decided that she would like to try Red Velvet Cake.

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Frangipani fun

I have had a lovely time over the past day playing with a new toy. I purchased some silicon flower molds in the hope that they would expedite the production of some of my flowers. I love it when a plan comes to fruition, 24 large and 24 small frangipanis all done in less than […]

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Banana Bread

As my daughter swims most mornings, breakfast is usually eaten in the car on the way home from training.  I am always on the lookout for quick, easy, filling snacks that I can make and freeze for the week ahead. I have been making her coconut bread for a few months now, lovely with lemon […]

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