Category Archives: Decoration

I’m spinning around

“All the world’s waiting for you, and the power you possess. In your satin tights, fighting for your rights, and the old Red, White and Blue…” As a child, I would hear that theme tune, stop what I was doing … 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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Cake on the dark side

My teenage daughter seems to think that music began when Justin Bieber started posting songs on YouTube.  Her older and wiser mother thinks otherwise. My music collection is probably as vast as my recipe collection.  I will dip in and … Continue reading

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Cakespiration -Feathers

There are so many amazing places for you to find inspiration for a cake.  I went to an events venue recently, where I saw this beauty arrangement of feathers.  I like the way that the colours sit so well together.  … Continue reading

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In praise of sprinkles

Those little dots of colour bring us so much fun and joy. ‘Sprinkling’ is probably the first job you allow your little ones to do, when you bake with them, this is because you can’t go wrong with sprinkles…A light … Continue reading

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