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.

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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Scone with the wind

I met a friend for lunch at the British Library, last week. I arrived early and had some time to kill, so went into the bookshop and stumbled upon ‘Scone with the Wind’ by Victoria Sponge (published by Virgin Books). … Continue reading

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Take a lookie, it’s a cookie!

I’ve been making Oreo cookie buttercream for some time now, and it’s always been a big hit with children and adults alike. But I’ve secretly always wanted to create a giant cookie shaped cake (in fact, I have had this … Continue reading

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Chocolate cake…the first time

First birthdays are always exciting occasions.  Everyone remembers them, except the birthday boy or girl.   But do you remember the first time you tried chocolate cake? Well this gorgeous little lady certainly will. For Anastasia’s first birthday, I made … Continue reading

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Shall we dance?

Kath loves to dance, she danced her way through life doing ballroom dancing. For her 80th birthday cake, I had to incorporate something relating the grace and style of dancing. This vanilla sponge cake with vanilla buttercream and raspberry jam … Continue reading

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Friday Fun: Has anyone seen that cake?

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Cakes for an Ace

Tennis ace, Rachael Porsz celebrated her 30th birthday recently. I created this cake for her. A rich chocolate cake with Oreo Cookie buttercream. The cake was decorated with an edible photo of Rachael in action. I included the lyrics to … Continue reading

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