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Carrot and Parsnip Cake

Easter week is upon us and I’m sure that like me you are counting down to the long weekend and mountains of chocolate, or in my case – mountains of jam! Toast just hasn’t been the same since lent started! Here is another recipe to inspire you to pull out the mixing bowl and spoon and get baking this week. I have decorated the cake …

Vanilla Rose Cake

  With Mother’s Day approaching I am sharing a cake that would be a perfect treat for the day! While many people choose to give flowers to their Mother for the occasion why not go for a twist on tradition with a vanilla rose cake. It would also be great for a christening or birthday party! This vanilla sponge is iced with delicious buttercream roses …

Birthday Cake… with sprinkles!

How pretty are these confetti sprinkles?! I love them so much that I keep the container on my desk! They took centre stage in the cake that I made on Friday for my friend Elaine’s birthday. It’s a really straight forward cake to make and you can make it your own by adding some different flavours such as vanilla or lemon if you wish.

Baby Shower Cake

Yesterday I hosted a baby shower for my fabulous friend/colleague Aifric. As it was her last day at F&F I popped it into the diary as a leaving lunch so when she walked in and saw the baby shower balloons and banners she got a bit of a surprise! 🙂 We had such a gorgeous  gift for her that our colleague Jana prepared, how cute …

Chocolate Cake – The Ultimate Indulgence

I’m just going to admit it straight off, I don’t really like baking with chocolate. It’s just a bit messy and results can often be a bit hit or miss. However, I will get a notion every now and again to bake with it for a challenge and it was on one of those occasions that I came up with this recipe for a chocolate …

Blueberry Floral Cake

Hello! I hope you had a great weekend. I had a busy few days of fondant colour matching and baking! I have been planning to bake a cake inspired by this Lowie dress for a few weeks now. I bought it in the sale on Asos (also a skirt in the same pattern!!) and the moment I saw the pattern I knew it would be …