Do you ever wonder how people achieve those super crisp edges on a buttercream cake? Or how to get the perfect crumb coat base for your fondant covering? Well may I introduce you to one of my favourite cake decorating tricks ... 'The Upside-down method'! This incredibly simple, fast and foolproof method will allow you … Continue reading Do you want sharp edges on your buttercream cakes?
My favourite! After my slightly less than fabulous last week I made this beauty over the weekend 🙂 No it's most definitely not keto friendly, yes it's full of sugar AND carbs but boy it's gooooood. Incase you fancy a naughty piece of heaven here is the recipe for you, it's very simply a lemon … Continue reading Lemon Drizzle Loaf
It been a long time since I posted, longer than I'd realised! However, things are so much better now so I thought I'd do a little update.... (edit: turns out it wasn't that little, sorry!) It hasn't been easy, I've been up and down in mind and body but I believe things are going the … Continue reading A little positivity goes a long way!
Melt in the mouth, sweet but not sickly, totally moreish biscuits ... I have tried numerous times to make yummy shortbread but it had never quite been right. Either being too floury or chewy, or even worse that awful problem with getting all glued up in your teeth! And then I found some recipes containing cornflour … Continue reading Possibly THE best shortbread ever!
I love making these, they are so cute and can be adapted for any occasion. I did this one for a client a few weeks ago and photographed the stages so you can all make one too, they're pretty easy really if you have the right tin. I use the Wilton one but there … Continue reading How to make a Giant Cupcake
Happy Sunday everyone 😀 I hope you've all had a fabulous weekend? I have been full steam ahead in the kitchen and loving it, I woke up feeling so rotten yesterday I finished all my jobs and really considered heading straight back to bed ... I'm glad I didn't because I decided to have a … Continue reading Rainbow zebra cake!
Sometimes you have to battle through The Wall to reach the happiness on the other side, it won't be easy but it is most definitely worth it. This weekend has been a battle but one that I have won hands down. It was my parents 39th wedding anniversary yesterday and my Aunties 69th birthday today … Continue reading When the going gets tough, just keep going