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Happy Macarons

Is there no end to this man doing all he can to make us happy? Pharrell Williams has created two macarons flavors for his fans in Paris: cola and peanut butter-flavoured macarons. After selling-out four nights of concerts, the singer … Continue reading

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Wanna be startin’ something?

I can’t tell you how much this illustration by Jaco Haasbroek made me laugh…Enjoy!

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Cake or Cupcake? Do I have to choose?

“I absolutely love a slice of Victoria Sponge or a Lemon Drizzle cake. Having said that, I can’t refuse a Red Velvet cupcake…How could I?”- Lánre, Singer & Songwriter Catch Lanré at Ronnie Scotts for the Jazz Verse Jukebox.

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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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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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A little bit of sugar

All you need is a little bit of sugar, to get you through the day…You decide which one.    or Have a sweet day!

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Cake Tales: Take my hand

Annabel and Meshach – 9 July 2011 I saw Annabel’s lace wedding dress way back in January, when we began discussing the wedding cake. She wanted the lace element incorporated into her cake.  Annabel didn’t give me a brief for her … Continue reading

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And…Cut!

First, there’s the kiss.  After that, the first official role as a married couple is the cutting of the cake. Some couples don’t feel the need to find a song to accompany  their cake cutting, but I feel that it … Continue reading

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