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.

Caketastic competition

Every year the Telegraph Hill festival in South East London, hosts an annual cake competition.  Each year there are set themes and bakers and cake decorators can enter a cake based on the themes.  The festival is open to the … Continue reading

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Fab new flavour

We’re trying out some new flavours in the Delights Kitchen.  We think this new one will be a hit, once the sun decides to stay out and it’s officially summertime. Mango and Passionfruit frosting is fresh, fragrant and sweet.  The … Continue reading

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Missing Prince

The sad news of Prince passing away, has hit us hard in the Delights Kitchen. Thankfully, we can still bake and shake to his awesome music. Plus, I’m sure Prince will inspire a cake creation soon. Here’s one of our favourite Prince … Continue reading

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Baking back in time

Excuse me while I indulge in a little nostalgia…I can remember baking with my mother, or to be honest, watching her bake.  She rarely used a recipe; she tended to add her ingredients by eye and to taste.  But she … Continue reading

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Baking on my mind

It’s all about the bake, the bake, the bake…

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A rainbow cake – Red and Yellow and Pink and Green…

When I was asked to create a rainbow cake, I jumped at the chance.  It was fun to create this cake, especially as I made this just before Christmas (it made a pleasant change from sugar snowflakes and Christmas tree … Continue reading

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Cakespiration -Feathers

There are so many amazing places for you to find inspiration for a cake.  I went to an events venue recently, where I saw this beauty arrangement of feathers.  I like the way that the colours sit so well together.  … Continue reading

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