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Four Bakes Away…

“Tis the Season to be Jolly!” To countdown for Christmas Day, I decided to bake (unsurprisingly!!). I decided to make Christmas Tree Baileys Cupcakes. When I think of the creamy Irish Whiskey liqueur, Christmas time comes to mind. To shout out CHRISTMAS even more, I thought it would be a nice idea to incorporate Christmas… Continue reading Four Bakes Away…

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Ghostly Baking…

This weekend I created some marshmallow frosting ghosts cupcakes. I’m not overly fussed by Halloween, but any reason to make fun, yummy cakes is a YES from me. I searched high and low on Pinterest for some ideas and saw many to choose from. I decided to go with Ghost cupcakes using marshmallow frosting, as… Continue reading Ghostly Baking…

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Red Velvet Cupcakes

   This week I made some red velvet birthday cupcakes for an order. 8 red velvet cupcakes with a cream cheese butter cream and fondant icing letters to spell the name and age. As it was for an order I wasn’t able to try one myself, but they did look pretty good. I just hope they… Continue reading Red Velvet Cupcakes

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Rainbow Cake

 Last week I made a very colourful Rainbow cake for my colleague.   I made one batch of vanilla cake mixture and then split it into 5 bowls to colour; red, orange, green, blue and purple. I filled the layers and covered the cake with butter cream. To get the lines of colour in the piping,… Continue reading Rainbow Cake

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More Birthday Cakes…

Last weekend I made a couple of birthday cakes. I kept them simple, as sometimes that’s best! A vanilla cake with raspberry jam and butter cream filling covered in white chocolate butter cream, topped with Maltesers.   A vanilla birthday cake with vanilla butter cream filling and also covered with vanilla butter cream. Topped with… Continue reading More Birthday Cakes…

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Triple Chocolate Layered Cake

I made this cake 10 days ago for my dad’s birthday. I made a 3 layered triple chocolate cake, one dark chocolate layer, one milk chocolate layer and finally one white chocolate layered. Finished off with white chocolate butter cream and milk chocolate butter cream for the writing. I also made a 3 layered vanilla… Continue reading Triple Chocolate Layered Cake

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Easter treats…

Happy Easter everyone! This week I’ve been busy creating some Easter inspired treats to share with my friends and family. Having two weeks Easter holidays I have plenty of time to get baking and created three bakes to share with everyone. The first bake is the Maltesers chocolate cupcakes. I found this recipe on YouTube… Continue reading Easter treats…