Tag Archives: Business

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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Finding my cake joy

It’s been a while since I’ve written a blog post…A long time…A few months in fact. I wonder whether there’s anyone still reading these posts (please say hello, if you are still here)… I have received several reminders that I’m … Continue reading

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Exciting news from the Delights Kitchen

I have some exciting news to share with you all. Delights by Cynthia has been nominated in the Bakery of the year category for the Ebony Business Recognition Awards. Please show your love and support by voting for me (you’ll … Continue reading

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It’s Friday!

Most people want a cake to celebrate something at the weekend; so Friday is my busiest day in the Delights Kitchen.

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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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And the winner is…

I can’t tell you how thrilled I am…Well, delighted actually; Delights by Cynthia received a commendation award for the Small Business of the Year, for the Camden and Islington Business Awards 2012. Two weeks ago, I had a Cinderella moment.  I … Continue reading

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We’re delighted, but have you voted?

We’re delighted in the Delights Kitchen.  We’ve been shortlisted for the Small Business Award for the Camden and Islington Business Awards. If you love my cakes, you still have time to vote for me.

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Fat girls and fairy cakes

Although the title sounds like it should be my autobiography, it’s actually a delicious tale of love, loss, friendship and cakes by Sue Watson. I could totally relate to the story of Stella Weston, who battles to balance her career … Continue reading

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Bake Boss

I got the opportunity to step out of the Delights Kitchen over a week ago, to take part in a live radio interview for Who’s the Boss fm. The show is described as the inspirational, motivational business related fun show for all businesses. … Continue reading

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I’m delighted!

I can’t tell you how thrilled, excited and delighted to be nominated for two awards…. (cue: drumroll) I’ve been nominated for the Business Woman of the Year for the Women4Africa Awards UK.  This award is for women of African origin (my … Continue reading

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