Tag Archives: Romance

Christmas Cakes and Mistletoe

Surely I’m not the only one who loves this time of year.  It’s cold outside and Christmas is on its way.  On Saturday afternoons in December, when all the cake orders have been collected or delivered, it’s nice to curl … Continue reading

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Love-child

Once upon a time, a Unicorn met a Zebra (perhaps someone swiped right).  They spent some time together and before they knew it, they fell in love.  Uni proposed to Zeb (or was it the other way round); either way … Continue reading

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Bless the bride

It was lovely to make these cupcakes, early one Saturday morning, for a special bridal shower breakfast, for a bride-to-be. A week before her wedding a group of us girlies got together for a breakfast and just to bless this … Continue reading

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Cupcake Proposal

It’s amazing what you find on YouTube, these days. Check out this epic wedding proposal. You just know that Nara loves Liz, with all the thought that went into this, she had to say yes. If you’re at your desk … 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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How about a cake date?

You like him… You like her… You know he likes you… You’re convinced she likes you… You see him everyday… You see her everyday… Same time…Same… -bus stop -platform -water fountain by the photocopier You can almost set your watch … Continue reading

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Rush hour cake crush

Call me an old romantic, but I love the whisper of the possibility of two people getting together. I glanced at the Metro recently and this caught my eye, so I kept it. Rush Hour Crush is a list of … Continue reading

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