Monthly Archives: December 2011

People say the nicest things

As the year draws to an end, I’m reminded of the fact that as much as I love to bake and create cakes; there are people out there who love what I do too.. “One of the many things that … Continue reading

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Cute Christmas Card

 Dear friends from Holland sent us this cute Christmas card. I think it’s one of my favourites, for this year.

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Christmas Cupcake and a Carrot

Santa doesn’t get a glass of milk and a mince pie, when he comes to our home. We leave him a cupcake and a carrot for Rudolf. After doing the night shift (as we cake makers know only too well), he’ll … Continue reading

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Christmas Pudding

Anyone for Christmas pudding?

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Last minute Christmas Cake (it’s good).

Rushed off your feet with all the preparations for Christmas? Suddenly realised you haven’t made the cake?  Fear not!  With this  fabulous, last minute Christmas cake recipe, you can astound your family and friends and no one will ever know you … Continue reading

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Champagne for the girls

  A nice glass of bubbly… To all the women who have… Bought the presents, written out the cards ‘from us’ Gone to their partner’s Christmas work ‘do and made pleasantries, even though they’d rather be at home watching Kirsty … Continue reading

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Christmas Bake and Shake

The Delights Kitchen smells divine as I bake and decorate Christmas cakes and cupcakes, and we’re not talking about traditional fruitcake, either. I’m really getting into the Christmas spirit with some favourite Christmas tracks to bake and shake.  With all the … Continue reading

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Fancy a tipple?

As you prepare your cake for Christmas, be sure to lavish your cake with a dash of the good stuff. We caught up with Ian Burrell, a Rum Ambassador, who travels the world educating the masses about his passion; the … Continue reading

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It’s Chrissstmasss time!

We’re big on Christmas in the Delights household, so much so that my husband calls me Mrs Christmas.  By the time you read this, I would have bought all my presents, scheduled an evening to wrap the gifts (I find … Continue reading

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