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.

Out and about with cake

Last weekend, I stepped out of the Delights Kitchen and took part in a Christmas Fair at our local nail bar, Pili Does Nails. Paloma Banks, the owner and I, have been business buddies for quite some time now, so … Continue reading

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It’s National Cookie Day!

It seems like there’s a special a day for everything. It turns out that 4 December is National Cookie Day. A day to feast on and celebrate the humble or mighty cookie! The day was set and fixed as 4 … Continue reading

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Gingerly…

Not long now until Christmas and I’m well under way with my shopping (if truth be told, I’ve been Christmas shopping since August).  This year I have seen and have been buying lots of things with a gingerbread theme. I … Continue reading

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The Joy of Cake

I’ve made cakes and cupcakes this year with joy being a big part of them.  Excuse the pun, but it truly was a joy to create them. Rachel’s 50th birthday cake consisted of an illustration by Stephanie Hill; a depiction … Continue reading

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Do you see things in ‘cake’?

When I was at art college (many moons ago), it was a fantastic time for me, yet also a terribly frustrating time too.  I’m a very creative person, I still am.  I think creatively, I solve problems and  bring about … Continue reading

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We will remember them

Remembrance Day should be a significant day to us all. For most of us living in the free world, we are only able to do this because of the men and women who fought in the last two World Wars, … Continue reading

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I’m spinning around

“All the world’s waiting for you, and the power you possess. In your satin tights, fighting for your rights, and the old Red, White and Blue…” As a child, I would hear that theme tune, stop what I was doing … Continue reading

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