Fantasy Bakes: Nell Gwyn

The story of Nell Gwyn was the Cinderella tale of its age, the actress who captured the heart of a King. Over 300 years of storytelling, Nell Gwyn has become something of a mythical creature with whom I am entirely fascinated. In this week’s episode of Fantasy Bakes, I tell tales of Nell Gwyn and exploring why her legend endures. … Read More

I Would Love to Bake a Cake for Nell Gwyn

I knew exactly who it was, what it was, and when it was from but that didn’t stop me making the joke. “It’s not every day you pick up a signed photo of Nell Gwyn for £6.” Given that she died in 1687, I dare say a signed photograph of Nell Gwyn would set you back more than this and … Read More