Halloween Cupcakes

Oooooooooo...aaaaaaahhhhhh....arrrrghhhhhhh Are you ready for Halloween?!!! With these incredibly easy Cupcake Decorations you will more than thrill any Trick-or-Treaters that come to your door. Ingredients For each cupcake, you will of course need cupcakes - homebaked from scratch, baked out of a box or shop bought, any will do. Frost each cupcake with buttercream or… Continue reading Halloween Cupcakes

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Its been a while……

Weeeeell, hello there stranger! How are you? I know, I know, it's been a while, but you wouldn't believe how busy I've been. Let me give you a quick run-down of what's been happening since I spoke to you last. My dream of owning my own tea-room and cake shop was screaming louder and louder… Continue reading Its been a while……


Waitrose Raspberry Cupcakes

Inspiration for baking comes in many forms. This week I got a text from my Mum. It read 'Did you get the recipe from waitrose for cupcakes to enter their competition to win a cookery course. Thought you should enter that!! xxx' Well no I didn't, and yes I should. So in the age of… Continue reading Waitrose Raspberry Cupcakes

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National Cupcake Week

Did you know this week is National Cupcake Week? Have you rolled up your sleeves and baked anything, or are you more a cupcake purchaser? Whatever your preference, this is the week to indulge in little sponge cake parcels. Cupcakes are great. They are your own personal cake that you don't have to share, because… Continue reading National Cupcake Week


Diet Cola Cupcakes with Brown Sugar and Cola Frosting

How many times have you gone for a takeaway, ordered a mahoosive burger, a portion of chips and diet drink and then realised how ridiculous your meal looks - lashing of fat, but hold the sugar! But the diet drink makes the burger more angelic.....doesn't it? That's you having will power....right? Well these cupcakes are… Continue reading Diet Cola Cupcakes with Brown Sugar and Cola Frosting


Titanic Apple Meringue Cupcakes

One hundred years ago, on this day, hundreds of people in the city of Southampton were waiting anxiously for news of their loved ones. My Great Nan was a child one hundred years ago today, so hopefully knew little of the distress her mother was going through, as she waited patiently for news of my… Continue reading Titanic Apple Meringue Cupcakes

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Creme Egg Cupcakes

OK, so Easter is over. You've got a tonne of chocolate eggs sitting around waiting to be eaten. What do you do with them? Eat them? Nah.....let's not be boring about this......why not bake them in a cupcake? This is one of the easiest, but most¬†impressive tricks to pull off. If you can bake a… Continue reading Creme Egg Cupcakes