The last 2 weeks have been manic, with birthdays, and weddings and donation cupcakes to make. Everyone seems to enjoy this weather, but I am sure that there are cake makers like me who are really suffering in this heat! Buttercream certainly does not like this heat! Icing is very sticky, but dries out if […]
This week I have been out of my comfort zone. A character cake designed by a 12 year old for his birthday, and a tasteful ladies torso for a female client. I enjoyed making them both, although a little stressful at times. Back to reality this week, and also making decorations for forthcoming weddings.
I have arrived home from a weeks holiday, to find this lovely email waiting for me, thanking me for a cake I made a couple of days before I went away. (see testimonials). The picture is of this cake. I am now back and baking and making new designs of cakes for 2 birthdays this […]
Today on the radio I heard how many days it is until Christmas. I have a few cakes to make before then! This week has been a real mixture : 33 cupcakes in 24 hours, an unusual ‘loaf’ cake, and a 33rd birthday cake for a bloke at our local pub. Here’s to the next […]