Mmm, delicious!

Check out these amazingly delicious sweet treats I picked up on Saturday! After spotting their Facebook post I made sure that Layer Cake in Lisburn was on our to do list for Saturday, even if the other half thought I was mad driving Lurgan to Lisburn, back to Lurgan and home later to Bangor. They … Continue reading Mmm, delicious!

HAPPY EASTER!

Time for an Easter throw back. Crazy to think it was only last year I actually had the time to make these fab wee Easter cupcakes! They were so much fun to make, trying out new ideas and techniques and for once this little miss baking OCD was happy with how they turned out, so … Continue reading HAPPY EASTER!

The Dainty Bow Bakery

The Dainty Bow Bakery is a home-run business, based in Bangor County Down, owned by Baker and Cake Designer Ruth McKibben. Ruth has recently turned her dream into a reality by taking the plunge and opening up her business. I decided to ask Ruth a few questions about her business.  THE INTERVIEW Where did your … Continue reading The Dainty Bow Bakery

Tea in the afternoon

It's the start of my birthday week like I have said, and what better way to start than afternoon tea at my favourite dessert place Treat Boutique with my best friend?! Well that is how we spent Saturday, the sun was shining, Spring clothes were on and we were booked in for a lovely treat! Our afternoon tea . … Continue reading Tea in the afternoon

Eat green like the Irish

Check out my homemade shamrock cupcakes!  Two years ago I decided to attempt to make these bad boys for St Paddy's day, they don't look the best but they did taste good! Using the normal cupake tin and cases I put 3 marbles in at the edges to make the shamrock shape and used green food colouring … Continue reading Eat green like the Irish

Just a personal touch

Saturday night was one to celebrate! The engagement party for my lovely friend Charmaine and her fiancé Tom.  When I got the invite to the party I was like ah what do you buy someone as an engagement present? I had no idea, they had their own house so didn't need something for there and … Continue reading Just a personal touch

Recap 2013 – Part 4

October seen a lot of baking . . . Charity baking - Marie Curie At home baking and birthday baking Ryan and I had date night and went to see Micky Flannagan - absolutely hilarious!!! Ryan and I developed an addiction to Slim's Kitchen - Healthy food and soooo tastey! Good times with my bestie … Continue reading Recap 2013 – Part 4