Category Archives: Sweet

Terms of Endearment

There are so many terms of endearment.  But I love the fact that they are usually sweet or sugary words:   Sugar, Honey, Sweetheart, Sweet Stuff, Sweetie, Dolcezza, Милая моя, 애인 (ae-in), Cupcake, Muffin, Honeypie, Sweetpea, Sugar Lump, Sweet Thang, … Continue reading

Posted in Likes and loves, Muffin, Romance, Romantic, Sweet, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

It’s what’s inside that counts

Fridays are usually super-busy for me; I’m either baking or decorating cakes, ready for celebrations over the weekend. But nothing was going to stop me attending the Krispy Kreme, Magic in the Middle Pop-Up event showcasing the new Original Filled … Continue reading

Posted in doughnuts, Flavour, Sweet | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Happy New Year

Looks like it’s going to be a super-sweet one! What are your plans? What are you most looking forward to? What are you glad to leave behind?

Posted in Sweet | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Creating your own sweet narrative

There has been a lot of talk and controversy about the H&M hoodie and the child chosen to model it. I’ve seen blog posts, video clips, tweets and posts on Instagram.  We’ve event had lengthy discussions around the dinner table, … Continue reading

Posted in cookies, Sweet | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

United Sweets of America

As we approach Christmas Day, there are usually more sweet things on offer, wherever you go – the office, get-togethers, even supermarket tasters and freebies. In the UK, Old School traditionalists are cracking open a family tin of Quality Street … Continue reading

Posted in Candy, Christmas, Sugar, Sweet | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

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

Posted in Bake, Cake, Cake business, Children, Class, Daughters, Jemimah and Phoebe, London, Love, Sweet, Writing | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Sticky Fingers

  Anything cake or cupcake related is bound to catch my eye.  So when I saw these Sweet Treat  Nail Wraps from Jamberry, I was pretty excited.  The How to Cook That collection comprises a of sweet, sugary and sparkly palette of … Continue reading

Posted in Cupcakes, Design, ice cream, Ice-cream, Sugar, Sweet | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

‘Tis the season to bake, eat and be merry!

Tate & Lyle have totally got into the festive baking spirit with this limited edition Lyle’s Golden Syrup® gold tin, which features a Christmas pudding and a traditional sixpence. This kitchen classic is essential to all your Christmas baking. Whether … Continue reading

Posted in Bake, Baking, Cakes, Christmas, Eat, Enjoy, Gold, golden, Golden Syrup, Ingredients, Kitchen, Sweet, Syrup | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Get stuck in to some cupcakes

You can get literally get stuck into a book like this. The Cupcake Sticker Book from Buster Books will fill children (and possibly the odd adult) with hours of fun. With over 20 pages to colour-in and 10 pages of … Continue reading

Posted in Children, Children's Books, Christmas, creativity, Cupcakes, Design, Play, Sweet | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

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

Posted in Book, Children, Children's Books, Fairy Cake, Jemimah and Phoebe, Pets, Puppy love, Sweet, Tea Party | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment