Category Archives: Baby

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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For Elise

Here is beautiful little Elise, sitting proudly, next to her christening cake. The cake is a vanilla sponge with vanilla buttercream, presented on a fondant covered board and decorated with silver edible letters which spell out her name; around the … Continue reading

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Rosette Swirl Birthday Cake

Birthdays are one of my favourite celebrations to create cakes for. First birthdays are extra special. So it was such a delight to make this rosette cake for Isabella’s first birthday celebrations. Rich chocolate cake with chocolate buttercream, decorated with … Continue reading

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Cake Tales: The Royal Christening Cake

It’s lovely to know that the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge kept with tradition, when it came to the royal christening of Prince George. After the christening, the royal party and their guests were served tea at Clarence House. The … Continue reading

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Passion cake

This story has been doing the rounds, but I still wanted to write about it, because it’s close to my heart… Chris Holmes was an immigration office at Border Force, Stanstead Airport, but he had a passion to start his … Continue reading

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Life is so much better with cake

My niece celebrated her first birthday a few weeks ago. It seems like only yesterday that we were welcoming her into the world. Here she is with a piece of birthday cake… She’s already learning that life is so much … Continue reading

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Cake Tales: Baby Shower

I’m always delighted when I find out that one of my girlfriends is expecting, so you can imagine, I was thrilled to bits to find that two of my girlies are due to give birth, within weeks of each other. … Continue reading

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Happy New Year!

Happy New Year! I cannot tell you how excited I am about 2013. New cakes to bake, new flavours and fillings to try and new Delights by Cynthia projects to get working on. I’ve already been secretly informed of two … Continue reading

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Cake Tales: Baby Cakes

I have four fantastic nephews, but when I heard I was going to have a niece, I secretly squealed with delight. My daughters were excited that there was one more girl to bring the numbers up, when all the family get together. … Continue reading

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Cupcakes

Cupcakes are like babies… I’ve never seen an ugly one (well even if you did, you wouldn’t go out of your way to point this out) they’re cute they’re sweet they bring a smile to your face in a matter … Continue reading

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