Cake decorating: Modelled ballerina cake

I thought I’d share with you my latest cake! My Aunty recently retired after 30 years as principal of her ballet school and we celebrated with a big surprise party. There were many guests so the cake had to be … Continue reading

The wedding diary #2: Wedding fairs and the rings!

It’s been three weeks since my last wedding diary post and a lot of wedding research has been going on! At the start of planning a wedding it’s easy to get overwhelmed by the sheer mass of things to do so I’ve … Continue reading

The breakfast club: How to make egg and bacon muffins!

Simple egg and bacon muffin recipe for weekend foodies! One of my all-time favourite things about the weekend is enjoying a leisurely and decadent breakfast! During the week porridge is my gruel of choice but come the weekend, eggs and bacon are top of … Continue reading

Let them eat cake…

I’m a big fan of baking and eating cake (who isn’t?), so when I heard about the Macmillan Coffee Morning, a fundraising bake sale to raise money for those affected by Cancer, I decided to organise one at work. For … Continue reading

My August on Instagram

I’ve been on a spending ban this month so instead of my usual end-of-month favourites post I’ve culminated a handful of pictures from my Instagram account taken this August. Make sure to follow me to see my latest travels and … Continue reading

The Great Blogger Bake Off!

Since the start of The Great British Bake Off series 5, I have noticed a flurry of bloggers posting recipes and pictures of some of their best bakes under the title ‘The Great Blogger Bake Off’. Now from what I … Continue reading

A right ol’ country affair

When I was a child my parents used to take me to the local country show and I have clear memories of those days spent in a field surrounded by livestock in boiling August temperatures. Most clearly I remember the … Continue reading