Monthly Archives: June 2016

Charming!

When I’m not baking up a storm, I do like like to ditch the apron and attempt to look my best.  Now, I’m not the hippest chick on the block, but I feel I do have my own personal style. … Continue reading

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Totes Amazing

Oh, it was love at first sight (bite), when we saw these Sprinkles Totes from the Shoe Bakery…Santa, if you’re reading this post; it’s not too early to start your Christmas shopping…I have been good girl.  Plus I would totally … Continue reading

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Mellow yellow

Things got a little warmer and brighter in the Delights Kitchen. I made a lemon cake with lemon buttercream and lemon curd. The cake was decorated with, you guessed it…yellow decorations: • Candles • Satin ribbon • Metallic edible paint … Continue reading

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The Delights House

It was one of those Saturday afternoons.  The customers had arrived and collected their cakes, the chores were completed, and it was a bright, sunny day.  I took my daughters for a walk, to get some exercise and fresh air, … Continue reading

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Celebrating Her Majesty

As the nation prepares to celebrate the Queen’s official birthday this weekend, cake creators, bakers and biscuit makers are creating mouth-watering, majestic treats for the the Queen’s 90th birthday celebrations. Betty’s of Harrogate, who are no strangers to creating specialities … Continue reading

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For a sweet married life

  I absolutely love weddings.  So when I find out that couples I know are ‘sealing the deal’, sometimes I am more excited than they are.  Now, it’s not just from a business perspective (I’ve never professed to ‘specialise in … Continue reading

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Be your selfie

  We now have a teenager in the Delights House.  Our daughter Jemimah, seems to be permanently attached to her phone; taking selfies, random pics, or pics with her friends.  I have to admit that on some occasions, I have … Continue reading

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