Author Archives: Delights by Cynthia

About Delights by Cynthia

I have a cake business and love all things sweet. I also empower and encourage women to start and develop their businesses and creative projects...Basically, equipping them to pursue their passions.

Happy Macarons

Is there no end to this man doing all he can to make us happy? Pharrell Williams has created two macarons flavors for his fans in Paris: cola and peanut butter-flavoured macarons. After selling-out four nights of concerts, the singer … Continue reading

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Make your way to The Chocolate Show

If you like a lot of chocolate (come on, who doesn’t?), and you live in London, why not come down to Olympia for the Chocolate Show (17 – 19 October), just in time to celebrate National Chocolate Week. There will … Continue reading

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K-Pop Chocolates

My friend stopped over in Korea, on her flight back to London. She picked up these chocolates for my girlies. I love the way the colours ‘pop’ with the packaging. You can pick up inspiration for design and colour combinations … Continue reading

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Half-baked theology

Oh dear; living in a house with sweet treats and baked goods, you’re bound to get your bakery and theology mixed up once in while. The other day I heard my six year old asking her sister if the Tower … Continue reading

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Sweet friends and sweet treats

I am so grateful for my friends, especially the ones who continue to encourage me when it comes to the cake business. My friend Stèphanie recently gave birth to a beautiful baby boy, so I popped round to see her. … Continue reading

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Procrastibaking

Go on: get the oven on, get the mixer out… it can wait.

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Shana Tova

It’s Jewish New Year. Shana Tova! Here’s to health, happiness and sweetness in the year to come.

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