Category Archives: Bible

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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Oh come, all ye bakeful

  For a creative slant on the Christmas story, why not try by Susie Bentley-Taylor and Bekah Moore, £6.99, published by The Good Book Company).  The book is a great way to explore the Christmas story with children through baking. There … Continue reading

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Baking power

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Half-baked theology

Oh dear; living in a house with sweet treats and baked goods, you’re bound to get your bakery and theology mixed up once in while. The other day I heard my six year old asking her sister if the Tower … Continue reading

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What’s in a name?

It was my husband’s birthday last month, and of course I made him a birthday cake. He sees cake practically every day in the Delights Kitchen. So I wanted to create something simple (he doesn’t go in for fuss), something … Continue reading

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Sweet Stuff

Next time you’re baking and you reach for some golden syrup, take a closer look at the image on the tin.  Lyle’s Golden Syrup has a picture of a rotting carcass of a lion, surrounded by a swarm of bees with the slogan … Continue reading

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35 years ago today

It’s a well documented fact that I baked my first cake when I was eight years old on the Queen’s birthday during the Silver Jubilee.  It’s Her Majesty’s birthday today.  Happy Birthday Ma’am! To celebrate the Queen’s birthday and to celebrate the … Continue reading

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