Fantasy Bakes: The Cure

I’ve always lacked the nerve to meet my heroes and had always believed that you should never meet them. Then I met my Husband whose love of The Cure led to precious time spent with the band over the last 30+ years, which makes me question my stance on this. The Cure are icons and are also surprisingly lovely. I … Read More

Fashion On Friday: I’m In Love

I know that I promised you part two of my Parisian wardrobe adventure… that is coming, I promise. I wanted to take a brief interlude as I was so excited to receive my latest slogan jumper from Joanie Clothing. To be honest, this may be the start of a growing addiction. When Joanie Clothing reached their second birthday earlier this … Read More

Sugar Girl

I’m really excited to share this with you… I have been featured in Push – A Cure Fanzine. Issue 1 is dedicated to all things sweet and delicious as related to The Cure. It is called Sugar Girl. Those who know me will know that I married into The Cure through my darling husband Chris who, along with the wonderful … Read More

A Love Song Cake for Valentine’s Day

I am beyond thrilled to share this cake with you! Featured in the current issue of Cake Decoration & Sugarcraft Magazine, this very special Valentine’s Day cake is dedicated with love to Chris. Can you spot why? The three-tiered white Wedding Cake is emblazoned with the lyrics to Love Song by The Cure, in full. It was a labour of … Read More

Munich, ich liebe dich

It’s been a week since we returned from our Munich adventure and what an adventure it was. A fairytale castle… We took the train out to see the castle of Neuschwanstein, the rather beautiful brainchild of King Ludwig II of Bavaria. It was sold out. Turns out that while I am writing about dead Bavarian Kings and feeling all niche, I … Read More

I Would Love to Bake a Cake for… Robert Smith

I have the greatest admiration for fans. I’ve always thought that I’d be too scared to meet my heroes. I literally ran away from Tim Burton at Paddington Station once, before hiding again from him on at least two more occasions. And I’ll never stop feeling shitty about the fact that I’ll never get to meet Bowie. So these people … Read More