Pink Floyd Birthday Cake

I couldn’t resist sharing a photo or two of this cake with you. When my Mum asked me if I’d make a cake for her lovely partner’s 65th Birthday we knew that it would have to go in one of two directions; either his love of trains, or his love of Pink Floyd. Feeling far more confident with the latter … Read More

I Would Love to Bake a Cake for… Grace & Frankie

I realise that this is my second week in a row baking cakes for a fictionalised female duo from the small screen. I have no other explanation than the time of the season – it is quiet, it is cold, and I am spending my free time very much rooted to my sofa, under the warmth of a blankie, watching … Read More

Sparkling Diamond Corset Cake

Every once in a while, I get a really interesting cake commission. This was one of them! Anne got in touch to commission a cake for her Birthday party, themed around her favourite film,┬áMoulin Rouge. I was asked to make a corset cake and I became anxious. What are you thinking of when I say ‘corset cake’? Are you thinking … Read More

2016 Review: Part 1

Too much happened this year for one review! Let’s split the year cleanly in half and try to review it logically. The year began in the way that so many of mine do; tipsy and watching music on the telly. I tweeted after midnight that, though happy with my lot in life, I would rather be David Bowie. Then he … Read More

Indian Elephant Double Birthday Cake

Just a quick little bit of gorgeousness for you today… I made this very special cake to celebrate a double Birthday. It was Harvin’s 1st Birthday and his Grandmother, Harvinder’s 70th Birthday. This cake of two Indian elephants shows baby being guided and protected by his loving Nanna. Family and love all baked into┬áChocolate Mud Cake. “It was Harvey’s first … Read More