I Would Love to Bake a Cake for… Nick Cave

Good morning, you gorgeous lot. Today’s foray into the world of fantasy baking is a perfect example of how sometimes the muse will appear and guide the imaginary baker’s hand. I was getting ahead of myself last week and sat down to write my Monday blog post on Friday afternoon – a radical idea, I know. I sat at my … Read More

Fantasy Bakes: Nigella Lawson

It seems fitting to begin this podcast series at the beginning and begin where I began, with my very first Fantasy Bake. I would love to bake a cake for… Nigella Lawson. You can read the original blog posts that inspired this podcast here: On Idolatry I Would Love to Bake a Cake for… Nigella Lawson On Idolatry Again We … Read More

On Idolatry Again

It’s been five years since I sat huddled inside the hallowed walls of Ely Cathedral against the cold fenland night. I was there for one of their less frequent services; a sermon by the Domestic Goddess herself, Nigella Lawson. I worshiped, adored, stood in line like a pilgrim, and made an offering, all in an act of devotion that I … Read More

I Would Love to Bake a Cake for… Nigella Lawson

Monday mornings… we all need a little something to cheer us and I can think of nothing better than cake and frivolity. As a Bespoke Cake Designer, I sometimes get to make cakes for some fabulous people. I only work with fabulous couples (because they are the only ones who want to work with me!) and occasionally, I get to … Read More

On Idolatry

Last night, a thousand souls braved the fenland mist and congregated in Ely Cathedral to hear a Domestic Goddess speak. As Nigella Lawson took to the stage, she apologised and said that she would not be singing, in spite of appearances – the microphone that she was using did look suspiciously like it had come from a karaoke bar! Nigella … Read More