woman adding fig piece on classic cake decorated with figs and syrup

8 Easy Cake Decorating Tips For Beginners

Friday, 17th of July 2020

So, you've baked your cake and are now posed with the challenge of decorating it. This can be pretty daunting if you have little experience. If you are quite creative you can really put yourself to the test here, but if you prefer, simple is also very effective.

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What Are The Benefits Of Baking With Your Children?

Friday, 5th of June 2020

With most children at home for the foreseeable future, it can be a great time for the children to gain some life skills and have some fun at the same time.  If you are struggling to keep them occupied, get into the kitchen and have a go at baking. 

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Easter Cupcakes

Thursday, 12th of March 2020

Easter isn’t very far away and what better way to celebrate than to get into the kitchen and start baking.  These Easter cupcakes will make a wonderful gift and are a delicious alternative to the traditional chocolate eggs.  Baking is also a great way

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What Size Cake Board Do I Need?

Thursday, 6th of February 2020

There aren’t any set in stone rules about what size cake board you need. This all depends on the style, shape, size and weight of your cake. Sometimes a cake board can become part of the cake’s features or design and other times, it is purely practical

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How to Create the Perfect Chocolate Yule Log

How to Create the Perfect Chocolate Yule Log

Monday, 25th of November 2019

Christmas trees, stockings on the fire place, a glass of sherry for Father Christmas, a Chocolate Yule Log… these elements make a perfect classic Christmas. The Yule Log is festive custom dating back many years and has evolved into a Christmas family favourite

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