Category Archives: Birthday

So Fab!

One the great things about the great British summer, is enjoying long hot, sunny days with a super-cool ice lolly (I think you call them ice-pops in the States). One of my favourite lollies is Fab.  This three-tiered lolly is … Continue reading

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An Excellent Cake

Matt had a birthday coming up. His team mates in the office got together to come up with ideas for his birthday cake. I can almost imagine the conversation: “What sort of cake shall we have made?” “I dunno?…” “what … Continue reading

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Be your selfie

  We now have a teenager in the Delights House.  Our daughter Jemimah, seems to be permanently attached to her phone; taking selfies, random pics, or pics with her friends.  I have to admit that on some occasions, I have … Continue reading

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Instacake

We recently had a special birthday in the Delights household.   Our eldest daughter turned 13.  Not just because she’s my daughter, but she is growing up to be a beautiful, well-mannered young lady.  We didn’t have the terrible twos, when … Continue reading

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Birthday Biscuits

I’m a busy mum. As we head towards the end of each week, I’m surprised with the amount I am able to achieve, yet I sometimes still feel overwhelmed with what is still left on my to-do list. My eldest … Continue reading

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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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Cool Dad

I made this cake for Millie’s 13th birthday recently. Her dad called and asked me to make a cake and it had to include her favourite band, My Chemical Romance. “Sure I can do the cake…”I said. But showing my … Continue reading

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