Tag Archives: baking

The gentle art of procrastibaking

  Yes, I raise my hand up, as I am totally guilty of this.  In fact, this t-shirt, was probably made with me in mind. Procrastibaking:  The art of making cupcakes instead of doing something else you should be doing. … Continue reading

Posted in Bake, Baking, Cakes, Cupcakes, Flavour, Home Baking, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Not all it’s cracked-up to be

If you follow a special diet for health, social or religious reasons, there’s no reason why you should miss out on cake. If you bake an egg-less cake, here are a few alternative substitutes for eggs, which will still allow … Continue reading

Posted in Bake, Baking, Ingredients, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

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

Posted in Cake decorating, Candle, Candles, Celebration cake, Design, Satin | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

The Delights House

It was one of those Saturday afternoons.  The customers had arrived and collected their cakes, the chores were completed, and it was a bright, sunny day.  I took my daughters for a walk, to get some exercise and fresh air, … Continue reading

Posted in Cakes, Children, Daughters, Delights, Family, Kitchen | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Celebrating Her Majesty

As the nation prepares to celebrate the Queen’s official birthday this weekend, cake creators, bakers and biscuit makers are creating mouth-watering, majestic treats for the the Queen’s 90th birthday celebrations. Betty’s of Harrogate, who are no strangers to creating specialities … Continue reading

Posted in Bite, Buckingham Palace, Celebrate, Celebration, Champagne, London, Queen, Queen's Birthday Celebrations | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

For a sweet married life

  I absolutely love weddings.  So when I find out that couples I know are ‘sealing the deal’, sometimes I am more excited than they are.  Now, it’s not just from a business perspective (I’ve never professed to ‘specialise in … Continue reading

Posted in Wedding, Wedding Cake | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Oh WOW!

  If you follow a gluten free diet, you shouldn’t have to miss out on delicious cakes and treats.  WOW Cakes cake mixes allow you to make light and fluffy, gluten free cakes with ease. WOW cake mixes are natural, … Continue reading

Posted in Cake, Carrot Cake, Gluten free cake | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment