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Would you like a profiterole?

I was in central London last week. I had just finished a meeting, when I went to the lobby to call the lift. The lift door opened – nothing unusual about that. But inside the lift was a charming man … Continue reading

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Go on, dive in…

Moist chocolate cupcake piped with rich, smooth chocolate frosting. What’s not to like? Dig in with the spoon and enjoy…

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Was that cake bought or stollen?

Stollen cakes have been baked since the fourteenth century to resemble the baby Jesus wrapped in swaddling cloths. Some say it’s a bread, others say it’s a cake; the jury’s still out on this one (I say either way, it’s … Continue reading

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So what makes you bake?

You know what’s in it When you make a homemade cake, there’s none of the gunk that a shop-bought cake might have. You do your bit for the environment Home baking means that you simply take your cake out of … Continue reading

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The girl can’t help it

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Who said cupcakes are bad for your teeth?

You’ll love this Cupcake Toothpaste if you have a sweet tooth. Just squeeze onto your toothbrush and get brushing. I wonder what my dentist will think about this?

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Cake or Cupcake? ‘Snap’

“I love a slice of moist sponge cake that has recently come out of the oven together with a generous dollop of strawberry ice cream 🙂 I love cakes that have just come out of the oven because they have … Continue reading

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Hot cross buns

In many Christian countries, hot crust buns have been eaten during Lent, right through to Good Friday. The cross on the bun is a symbol of the Crucifixion. During the reign of Elizabeth I, in 1592, a decree was given … Continue reading

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Happy St. Patrick’s Day

Happy St. Patrick’s Day from the Delights Kitchen. We thought we’d celebrate by making some special cupcakes: Chocolate Guinness cupcakes with Irish Cream frosting Vanilla cupcakes with Irish Cream frosting Of course, they’d go down well with a traditional Irish … Continue reading

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Sweet Mother

Mother’s Day is always a bittersweet day for me. As much as love the hugs and cuddles, the handmade cards and flowers; I still miss my mum. It’s coming up to five years since my mum passed away. Whenever I … Continue reading

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