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.

Word of mouth

It made me smile to receive a cake enquiry this morning. Under the’ how did you hear about us?’ category, the person typed ‘word of mouth’. Now isn’t that the best form of recommendation for a cake maker? – Feeling … Continue reading

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Cool Dad

I made this cake for Millie’s 13th birthday recently. Her dad called and asked me to make a cake and it had to include her favourite band, My Chemical Romance. “Sure I can do the cake…”I said. But showing my … Continue reading

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The red jacket

City Year UK were getting ready to celebrate their 5th birthday. I was delighted to be asked to create a cake and some cupcakes for their celebrations. We discussed a number of options: • The (not too original ) corporate … Continue reading

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You’ll fall for this…

Here’s a brand new flavour ice-cream from those cool dudes; Ben & Jerry. Pumpkin Cheesecake is a sweet cinnamon spiced pumpkin ice-cream with a cool a cookie swirl; perfect for autumn weekends. How about sandwiching some ice-cream in between two … Continue reading

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Finding my cake joy

It’s been a while since I’ve written a blog post…A long time…A few months in fact. I wonder whether there’s anyone still reading these posts (please say hello, if you are still here)… I have received several reminders that I’m … Continue reading

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Fancy a cuppa?

Isn’t it amazing that those three little words are sometimes right up there with ‘I love you. You can’t beat some tea and sympathy, when you have the troubles of the world. After a cup of rosy lee  you can: … Continue reading

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Chocolate mousse indulgence

Every now and then, it’s nice to step away from the Delights Kitchen and indulge in some pure decadence. Today I’m trying the Éminence Chocolate Mousse Hydration Masque. This sweet, nourishing masque contains organic macademia nut oil and cocoa and … Continue reading

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