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.

After school cake class

I finally had a window in the diary, when things were quiet in the Delights Kitchen. My Daughter, Jemimah wanted a play date with her friend Katie, which involved cakes. The girls had a super time after school, baking, piping … Continue reading

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Home baking

Home sweet home

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Candy Girl

We’re knocked for six that our little lady is six years old. Miss Phoebe has grown up around cakes and all things sweet (and we have to monitor her sweet tooth, even though she insists she is head of Quality … Continue reading

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Three little birds

Jane wanted a cake to celebrate her dad’s 80th birthday. She didn’t want the usual ‘8’ and ‘0’. I asked whether her dad had any hobbies or anything significant, which would in spire me to come up with something for … Continue reading

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For Elise

Here is beautiful little Elise, sitting proudly, next to her christening cake. The cake is a vanilla sponge with vanilla buttercream, presented on a fondant covered board and decorated with silver edible letters which spell out her name; around the … Continue reading

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A little love, a little time and a stick of butter

Life’s little pleasures…

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Cupcake Pride

I am so proud of my eldest daughter, Jemimah. Yesterday at her last school assembly, before heading for secondary school, she received a Praise Postcard. Jemimah received her Praise Postcard for helping her Deputy Head teacher and his class to … Continue reading

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