My Lemon Drizzle Cake with Italian Meringue

When I promise you a recipe, you will get a recipe! And then some… Yesterday, I enjoyed a fantasy slice of cake with Burlesque superstar Immodesty Blaize and I described how I would love to bake her a Lemon Drizzle Cake with Italian Meringue. Poor form on my part to tease you all with a recipe that I had not … Read More

2015: Oh, what a Year!

I wanted to write the obligatory ‘end of year report’ – even in the first week of the new year – for a couple of reasons; the first is to say a massive thank you to a whole load of you at once! Thank you to everyone who bought a copy of Deliciously Decorated last year. I put my heart … Read More

Let Them Tweet Cake: Day Five

I was saving this one… I was waiting… we are all waiting, right? When are we going to meet that second lovely Royal Baby? When is Prince Gorgeous George going to be a big brother? When is Kensington Palace going to become something more akin to London Zoo? *I am reliably told, by my own Mother, that having two small … Read More

Let Them Tweet Cake: Day Four

Nothing brings out the sunshine quite like a zesty slice of Lemon Drizzle Cake. Whether it rain or shine this Bank Holiday Weekend, there can be nothing nicer than this to enjoy over tea with friends, family, or just in front of the telly box! Continuing this series of YouTube videos from the last two weeks on the #letthemtweetcake campaign … Read More

Let Them Tweet Cake: Day Three

Happy Hump Day, everybody! As we reach the half way point of this fabulous week, I thought I should share with you the video for John and my Ultimate Cupcake masterclass taken from our appearance on Lorraine. Why now? Well, if you fancy a simple weekend bake with a little light decoration, you have time to order in all of … Read More

Let Them Tweet Cake: Day Two

I cannot tell you how overwhelming the public response to our #letthemtweetcake campaign was! When we asked you to send in pictures of your cakes, I never anticipated to see so many of you getting involved. Seriously, the pictures were coming in thick and fast and they were really REALLY good. Today, I fancy a slice of Chocolate Cake. Over … Read More

Let Them Tweet Cake: Day One

Those of you who wake up early in the morning – but find yourselves with time for a leisurely breakfast in front of the telly – may have caught John Whaite and I on Lorraine over the past two weeks. For those of you who missed me baking up the winning cake in our quick poll on Friday, here is … Read More