Monthly Archives: September 2011

The Revolting Wedding

Jemimah, my daughter is currently into audio books.  The other day, we listened to The Revolting Weddingby Mary Hooper. A story about a girl called Katie, who promises to be on her best behaviour for her sister’s wedding, especially as … Continue reading

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Chocs Away

When I’m working on cakes and cupcakes, my little girls know that the Delights Kitchen is out of bounds. However, we do have separate times where we get creative and have fun with cakes and cookies. Recently all manner of … Continue reading

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Cake Crusaders

If you’re passionate about baking, it’s great to bake for a cause. As we all know, October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. AVON is selling this Crusade Baking Set, £5.00.  The set contains a ribbon cutter, plastic heart shaped cutter and … Continue reading

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High Five

I recently made this birthday cake for a little girl who wanted a number 5 cake.  Number cakes are great fun to do.  I especially enjoyed the fact that this cake was bright and bold and (not a whiff of … Continue reading

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Cupcakes are like babies… I’ve never seen an ugly one (well even if you did, you wouldn’t go out of your way to point this out) they’re cute they’re sweet they bring a smile to your face in a matter … Continue reading

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Cruise Control

Now this is my kind of holiday.  In my head, I’ve already selected my cruisewear (and a few sparkly outfits for dinner with the captain).  I’ve packed my bags and have been humming that John Denver tune  (and the one from Paul … Continue reading

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Who ate the chocolate cake?

I love Sesame Street and I’m an even bigger fan of Bert and Ernie.  On a rainy afternoon at home with Phoebe, we found this clip and thought we’d share it with you to enjoy.

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My number’s up

Last week T-shirt arrived the same morning as my number – 821. On Sunday 11 September at 11.00am (10 days time), I will be running alongside hundreds of other women in the Adidas Women’s 5K Challenge – running and raising … Continue reading

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