I know, I know, I’ve been a bit scarce of late. I promise there’s a reason for this…a few actually. Mainly, I’m tired. Not in the ‘I haven’t had enough sleep and my kids are driving me crazy’ kinda tired, although that’s not far wrong either 😉 Tired as in my soul is tired. But I’m getting there. And guys, what the actual eff? Continue reading “How I made my Noah’s Ark Cake”
Today is one of those days that I feel like that successful mom. You know those mornings that you wake up to a clean house, the kids are dressed (okay just the one, but believe me that’s progress in my books), you’ve got showered, dressed, hair and makeup done. The coffee pot is brewing away and scrambled eggs and bacon are cooking on the stove and it’s not even 9am on a Saturday morning?! Yeah I’m relishing in this too as it NEVER happens.
My mom, and my grandmother used to make their luscious Dulce de Leche caramel by boiling a tin of Sweetened condensed milk on the stove for a few hours, always making sure to keep it topped up with water. I always knew my mom was going to make Banoffee Pie when she did this and my gran used it to fill her signature chocolate cake.
I’ve been pretty lucky in my Wedding Cake Career that I’ve never come across any hard to please brides. Most are pretty laid back and they give me some great ideas and let me do my thing. Katie was definitely one of those brides. Continue reading “Geode and Orchid Wedding Cake”
I can’t tell you how many times I’ve been called ‘Superwoman’ in the last 5 years since I’ve been caking. I always refute this but they disagree….oh if they only knew 😉
It’s only recently that I’ve let myself become an ‘imperfect mom’. And I’m totally okay with that. Continue reading “Pringles Cake and How I made it”
Wow! My first blog!! I’m not gonna lie, it’s a very scary thing kinda sorta bearing my soul for a few folk to see. Ok, ‘soul’ might be a bit dramatic but by soul I mean my ridiculous obsession with all things cake….and for me at least…it’s all the same thing. Continue reading “Honey Bee Cake and How To Make it”