End of year teacher/educator gifts

Teacher cookie 4 pack

As it nears the end of the school year a lot of people like to get a gift for their child's educator / teacher as a thank you gift. This year I've put together two different packs of cookies for those who would like to provide a home made gift but may not have the time to organise anything. The first pack contains four cookies: a ruler, a pencil, a… Read More...

Chocolate Cake Recipe

Chocolate drizzle cake

I found this recipe on Robyn from Add a Pinch's blog and it has since become my go-to recipe for a lovely, light, moist chocolate cake which can be used in a a variety of ways. I've used it as the base of a black forest flavour inspired cake (brushing with a cherry syrup, filling with vanilla swiss meringue buttercream and chopped cherries and covering in a chocolate ganache).  I've… Read More...

A wedding cake with a difference

Pink-Navy-and-black-and-white-stripes-wedding-cake

When Patrae came to me to discuss her wedding cake she was telling me the feel she was going for and I asked her to send me invites, examples of decorations that she was having, what the groomsmen were wearing etc. and I could design something.  When I received all of her details I couldn't pass up the possibility of designing this fun cake which was definitely a departure from… Read More...

Lego head shape sorter cake

Lego head shape sorter cake

When Louis' mum asked me to make a cake for his birthday she wasn't really sure what she wanted in terms of design so we brainstormed a few of his favourite things and decided on a Lego Head shape sorter. To create the Lego bricks I used a silicon putty to use Lego to make my own molds.  I then created an assortment of sizes using fondant.  The only bit… Read More...