Category Archives: Jemimah and Phoebe

It’s been a while…

It’s been a while since I’ve written a post here.  And I apologise for this.  To be honest, I got side-tracked and bedazzled.  Now, I’m not blaming my daughter, but she encouraged me to venture with technology and to start … Continue reading

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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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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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Bricking it

For half-term, I treated my daughters to a trip to the cinema, to see the LEGO Movie; we had a lot of fun. It reminded me of the LEGO cake, I created for one of my favourite customers; Noah (well … Continue reading

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Make way for the littlest sugarcrafter

Some afternoons when I’m working on a cake, I sometimes have a little company. She has her own little workboard and rolling pin… She’s only five, but my Phoebe is getting quite creative with her sugarcraft.

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Phillipa Fairy Cake and the Secret Pets’ Tea Party

Fancy a super-sweet holiday read for your littlees? How about Phillipa Fairy Cake and the Secrets’ Tea Party by Sarahjane Funnell Phillipa loves fairy cakes. She loves them almost as much as she loves her pet cat Little Miss Whiskers. … Continue reading

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Holy Sweetness

Children say the funniest things, especially my daughters. The other day, my four year old asked me “Mummy, you’re always talking about Pastor Sugar, who is he, where is he?” It took me a while to work out what on … Continue reading

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Add some sweetness to someone’s day

Saturday morning is a good time to be in the Delights Kitchen. Once the orders and deliveries have gone out, there is always some left over cake, which we make use of a Saturday teatime or playdates. My girls are … Continue reading

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Delights on Dream Corner

I’ve joined an awesome line-up of ladies who have been interviewed by the lovely Viv Oyolu of Dream Corner. Have a listen in, as I talk about Delights by Cynthia and managing family life.

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The cake place

I love the fact that I get the chance to pick up my daughters from school. I really enjoy the walk home with the banter of the day. I get to hear about what they had for lunch, who said … Continue reading

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