My Marilyn Monroe Cake in this month’s Sainsbury’s Magazine!

When the rather wonderful Leah Hyslop contacted me about taking part in a piece that she was writing called ‘The History Girls’ for Sainsbury’s Magazine, I said yes without hesitation! I am beyond thrilled with the result. You will have to pick up a copy from your local Sainsbury’s to read the article in full and to see the amazing shots … Read More

A House of York Wedding Cake

Who’s looking forward to a four-day weekend? I vow to spend at least one day stuffing my face full of chocolate eggs and resting up before the Foodies Festival season kicks off at the end of the month. In the meantime, I’m happy to tell you that the latest issue of Cake Decoration & Sugarcraft Magazine is now available in … Read More

Weekend Bakes: Strange, Mad Celebration

Good morning, you gorgeous lot! This is it; the countdown to the weekend starts here and forecasts are for sunshine all the way. I am in a good mood. Several factors have contributed to this – I have a brand new shiny car (another white Fiat 500 to replace my old one!) with a fabulous stereo, my summer is looking … Read More

Work in Progress Wednesday: This Morning LIVE

I am thrilled to announce that I will be appearing at This Morning Live at the NEC in Birmingham on Sunday 21st May! In partnership with ITV, This Morning Live is bringing the award-winning daytime format to life with all of the celebs that you would expect live on stage. They needed cake so they called yours truly! As soon … Read More

WI Workshops and the WI Fair

I love visiting WI groups; the Women’s Institute is now as much of a force to be reckoned with as it ever was, with new groups springing up all over the country and membership numbers on the up. On Friday, I visited a fabulous group at WI House in Northampton. We spent the morning decorating chocolate cupcakes with sugarpaste roses … Read More

Weekend Bakes: Chocolate!

One day into Lent and I’ve already failed. After nomming my way through a few pancakes on Tuesday, I briefly considered trying the traditional few weeks without chocolate until Easter. Then Chris came home with a packet of Rolos and I fell off the wagon as soon as I had clambered on it. So let’s all fall of the wagon … Read More

Work in Progress Wednesday: A Beautiful Mess

Hello, you gorgeous lot. It’s all go in my kitchen at the moment. I’ve been working on a very colourful tutorial for RocknRoll Bride Magazine. It’s been a messy one but who cares when the mess is this pretty? I’m also putting together a recipe for Mothers’ Day, inspired by so many of the Mothers in my life. The kitchen … Read More

Foodies Festival Earlybird Tickets

Hands up who’s looking forward to the Summer? These dark mornings are wearing a little thin. I thought I would bring you a little something to look forward to with the help of Foodies Festival. Tickets are available now for the following 3-day events across the country: Brighton, Hove Lawns (29th April – 1st May) Bristol (12th – 14th May) … Read More

Cover Girl!

As I was tidying my office yesterday, I found this rather wonderful picture. My cakes, tutorials, and recipes have been featured on three front covers in recent weeks. Firstly, my Fool’s Gold and Rose Quartz Geode Cake tutorial is in Cake Decorating Heaven Magazine. This one was so much fun to create… a really simple approach to recreating the popular … Read More

I’m in the Bedford Clanger!

I am so proud to live in beautiful Bedford. Chris and I left London in February 2015 and moved into the most wonderful community of creatives and, frankly, weirdos… I can say that because they are my friends and I love them. The last eighteen months have been some of the most creative and inspired that I have experienced and … Read More