Monthly Archives: June 2012

Fan of the month – June 2012

At last we managed to prove that men do like cakes.  Mark Cato is our Facebook page fan of the month for June.  Mark had a profile pic of one of my favourite Keith Haring images on his Facebook page.  … Continue reading

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It’s OK!

I was  so excited that a Delights by Cynthia cake was created to celebrate the UK launch of OK! Nigeria.  The launch took place in March at the Nigerian High Commission; with a number of high profile celebrity guests and dignitaries.  Here’s a few … Continue reading

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Anniversary cake

I’ll never forget Saturday 15 June 2002.  It was the day that England beat Denmark 2-0 in the World Cup…It was also my wedding day (I was five minutes late because I was watching the football).  We celebrated our ten year … Continue reading

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Daddy Cool

I never thought Boney M could inspire me to create a cake (but according to my buddies, I am stuck in a musical timewarp). I created this cake for my husband, for Father’s Day. Happy Father’s Day, Johnson! To the … Continue reading

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Diesel Dads

With Father’s Day approaching, I thought it be fitting to honour the dads, especially all the dads I meet in the Delights Kitchen. Diesel Dads, as I call them are young (well, they’re about my age, so that’s middle-youth, baby), … Continue reading

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Just bees and thangs and flowers…

My life, my life, my life, my life In the sunshine…Everybody loves the sunshine, sunshine Everybody loves the sunshine, sunshine Folks get down in the sunshine, sunshine Folks get brown in the sunshine Just bees and thangs and flowers Just … Continue reading

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Candles on the cake

If you’ve ordered a birthday cake from Delights by Cynthia; your cake will have candles on it (unless you specifically ask me not to, of course).  I couldn’t bear the thought of someone ordering a cake, taking it to the … Continue reading

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How far would you go to get a free cupcake?

It seems some people will go to any length,to get a free cupacake. Take a look at this.

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Cakes and Madmen

We’ve fallen madly in love with Madmen.  We drool over the slickness of the show and we can’t get enough of Donald Draper. Madmen has gone on to influence fashion and interiors; and has satisifed the desire for those craving that vintage look. … Continue reading

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