Category Archives: Candles

Mellow yellow

Things got a little warmer and brighter in the Delights Kitchen. I made a lemon cake with lemon buttercream and lemon curd. The cake was decorated with, you guessed it…yellow decorations: • Candles • Satin ribbon • Metallic edible paint … 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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Don’t forget the lyrics

Jenny wanted a birthday cake for her daughter’s 17th birthday, but didn’t have an idea of what kind of cake to have. The only pointer she gave me was that her daughter is a huge fan of Alicia Keys; and … Continue reading

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Women of a certain age

When my mum turned 50 we had a family get together, so of course, there was cake.  This is one of the cakes I vividly remember being involved in.  I came up with the design and my sister put the … Continue reading

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Candles on the cake

If you’ve ordered a birthday cake from Delights by Cynthia; your cake will have candles on it (unless you specifically ask me not to, of course).  I couldn’t bear the thought of someone ordering a cake, taking it to the … Continue reading

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Still milking this birthday…

I got some gorgeous cards this birthday.  I loved the fact that family and friends took the time to keep it on a cake tip.

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How many candles on the cake?

You know you are getting old when the candles cost more than the cake. ~ Bob Hope ~ I’m still celebrating my birthday, and it’s not even a special one.  You know me, it’s all about the cake.  I just … Continue reading

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