Category Archives: Men

I’ll have the same as Joe

So, there you are, working behind the counter at the Dog Tag Bakery.  You’re doing your shift, making coffee, selling doughnuts and in walks Barack Obama and Joe Biden. Surely, you must be seeing things. But it’s true.  Former President … Continue reading

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Romantic Cake Tales: You’ve got mail

It all started with an email. I opened my inbox and there was an email enquiry for a cake. “Are you able to make a cake in the shape of a traditional mail box?” My immediate thought was the traditional … Continue reading

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Fan of the month – June 2012

At last we managed to prove that men do like cakes.  Mark Cato is our Facebook page fan of the month for June.  Mark had a profile pic of one of my favourite Keith Haring images on his Facebook page.  … Continue reading

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Daddy Cool

I never thought Boney M could inspire me to create a cake (but according to my buddies, I am stuck in a musical timewarp). I created this cake for my husband, for Father’s Day. Happy Father’s Day, Johnson! To the … Continue reading

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Cakes and Madmen

We’ve fallen madly in love with Madmen.  We drool over the slickness of the show and we can’t get enough of Donald Draper. Madmen has gone on to influence fashion and interiors; and has satisifed the desire for those craving that vintage look. … Continue reading

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Kerching!

I’m the creative one.  My husband is the financially savvy one. He knows which bank is giving the best deals on interest and his eyes don’t glaze over when the bank statements arrive.  He saves for a rainy day and as for me… … Continue reading

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Do real men really bake like this?

Not sure if I totally agree, but the picture tickled my fancy…

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