Category Archives: Cake business

Delights by Cynthia Advent Calendar Day 3: Joy to the World

Bring on the joy with a box of cupcakes from Delights by Cynthia. We may not all be in the same room on Christmas Day, so how about sharing the love with cupcakes for friends, family or clients. Get in … Continue reading

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1k it’s ok

I’ve been on Instagram for quite some time, and I love engaging with my audience.  I have made some awesome friends through the ‘Gram, who have encouraged me personally and encouraged me with all things cake (it was so nice, … Continue reading

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Stand and Deliver

I’ve wanted to write a post about delivery services for a while. As we head into a second lockdown, it’s probably best that I do it now. I treat my cakes, desserts and treats like my babies. Sometimes I become … Continue reading

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Better days are coming

There’s still seems to be doom and gloom, and uncertainty about. But I’m so thankful that there’s hope. I had the joy of on working on a baby shower cake yesterday morning, using pastel colours and cute motifs. It was … Continue reading

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For the love of cake

I am always so appreciative when my customers take the time out to text, call or email a message of thanks for their cakes.  This has by far, been my favourite message of thanks. It’s messages like this help me … Continue reading

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La Vie En Rose

We’re window dressing again.  This time, we’ve gone for a pink theme for the homepage of the website and we think it looks mighty pretty. L-R: A modern take on the corporate cake, which we made for a nail local … Continue reading

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Be nice and be kind, people

My parents instilled courtesy and good manners in me (and I hope that I’m doing the same with my daughters).  One thing I was continually told is “be nice and be kind to everyone,” my mum would also add ” … Continue reading

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Window dressing

I don’t have a shop front yet, but I do see the home page of the Delights by Cynthia website as my shop window.  Each month, I change the cake images on the home page and give them a theme. … Continue reading

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Wave after Wave

Lockdown has brought about many emotions and reactions in people, some good, some not so.  For me, it has given me the opportunity to be true to myself and the creativity within me.  Although being in this industry for many … Continue reading

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Christmas Cakes and Mistletoe

Surely I’m not the only one who loves this time of year.  It’s cold outside and Christmas is on its way.  On Saturday afternoons in December, when all the cake orders have been collected or delivered, it’s nice to curl … Continue reading

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