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How sweet it is

Whenever I was heartbroken, my mum used to say, “Don’t worry dear, there’s someone out there for everyone,” and she was right.  After years of being literally left on the shelf, Colin the Caterpillar has found true love and he’s … Continue reading

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Here’s to a Sweet ’16

Here’s to a Sweet ’16 At the Delights Kitchen, we are excited about the coming year.  We believe it’s going to be super sweet! We’ll be here for your: Birthdays Anniversaries Baby showers Christenings Leaving Dos Engagements Weddings And everything else … Continue reading

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Lace inspiration

It never ceases to surprise me where cake inspiration can come from. Creative colour and texture combinations in fashion continue to inspire my work. I recently had the chance to view the occasion wear collection by John Charles. John Charles … Continue reading

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The vibes of Vibrant Orchid

The 2014 Pantone Colour of the year is Vibrant Orchid. You have already seen Vibrant Orchid making an appearance on the runways for Spring 2014 fashion collections and you will see more of this colour in interiors and furnishings. Leatrice … Continue reading

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Wedding cakes around the world – Ireland

The top tier of an Irish wedding cake is traditionally and Irish Whiskey Cake. This cake can be frozen and can be used as a christening cake for the first child, or for the first wedding anniversary. Slainte!

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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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Cake or cupcake? Making way

“I prefer cupcakes for a party! We had them at our wedding. They looked sooo beautiful and cute. I love that you can eat them on the go! But there are some flavours that just taste better as a cake. … Continue reading

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Wedding cakes around the world: Peru

There are so many beautiful, thoughtful and sentimental customs surrounding wedding cakes; around the world. I thought we’d go on a little journey discovering them. You might want to incorporate them in your wedding. First stop: Peru There’s an unusual … Continue reading

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Happy New Year!

Happy New Year! I cannot tell you how excited I am about 2013. New cakes to bake, new flavours and fillings to try and new Delights by Cynthia projects to get working on. I’ve already been secretly informed of two … Continue reading

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Recipe for love

I adore this Wedding Cake print from Name Art.  Don’t you think it’s the perfect recipe for love (and a super, personalised wedding or anniversary gift, to boot).

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