RECIPE: Pumpkin Cake

Looking for something to do with your pumpkins after Halloween? It really is such same to waste them and just throw away perfectly good food, especially when you haven’t carved them. There are so many recipes about both sweet and savoury; this is my sweet recipe for Pumpkin Cake, it’s a slight variation on myContinue reading “RECIPE: Pumpkin Cake”

Life’s too short, eat cake first!

Alongside the banana loaf I showed you on Monday’s post I made this chocolate cake scattered with pecans and caramel drizzle for The Great British Bake Off last Wednesday.  So I thought I would share with you how I made it, it’s really easy so I hope you’ll feel confident and inspired to try itContinue reading “Life’s too short, eat cake first!”

Spring birthday baking

I told you all on Saturday night how busy I had been and that I had made a MASSIVE birthday cake for my friend’s girlfriend.  I made a chocolate cola cake, which was distaurous at the start as the mixture leaked through the lose bottomed tin, this was why the cake ended up being soContinue reading “Spring birthday baking”

It’s March!

Yay March has arrived which hopefully means the start of Spring! Waking this morning to clear, bright blue skies . . . Bliss! Spent the day up in Belfast with mum. Picked up these in Lakeland. Up to buy my birthday present in The Steensons,  Belfast. A gorgeous pair of rose gold heart studs andContinue reading “It’s March!”

2013 Recap – Part 3

July seen me spending time with friends and their kids BBQ’s at friends Nail art Cocktail nights in Baking – a special birthday cake for my favourite niece My niece’s FIRST birthday August was spent at my friend’s wedding Taking my niece to the zoo for the first time with my bestie and her kidsContinue reading “2013 Recap – Part 3”

Just Married . . .

Hey guys and welcome to all my new followers! So it’s been a pretty hectic few days and I’ve just had no time to blog 😦 I promise I do have a few topics and things to review up my sleeve I just need to find the time to get them written up for youContinue reading “Just Married . . .”

Oh my goodness guys it’s nearly been a month!!!

Oh my goodness guys it’s nearly been a MONTH since I last blogged, awh no that’s sooo bad! I have just had so much on and with the very rare, warm, sunny weather we have had I had to make sure I was out in it! No doubt that was our summer, but fingers crossedContinue reading “Oh my goodness guys it’s nearly been a month!!!”

At Last . . .

Hello my lovelies,  boy it feels like ages since I have been on my computer and written my blog.  I really don’t feel like I have stopped ever since Amsterdam, I’m constantly playing catch up! I had planned this afternoon (my only free day in ages) that I would start to play catch up, butContinue reading “At Last . . .”

I do . . .

So Monday, the big day, the wedding day had arrived!!! Awh it was such a lovely day, really small and intimate, full of family and close friends. Thankfully the bride and groom and the majority of guests (the ones I got talking to) loved the mini cupcake favours I had made! 🙂 I’ll not waffleContinue reading “I do . . .”

Something Sweet

This is a blog I had initially planned to do in February, I had it part written but had totally forgotten about it and the draft just disappeared amongst the rest of my posts.  As the saying goes though, better late than never, this is a blog with the help of my friends sharing someContinue reading “Something Sweet”