So last weekend we had (another!) family birthday, this time, my nephew L’s 4th birthday. It seems I have spent a bit of time lately baking cakes for family (see Dad’s chocolate raspberry layer cake and H’s butterfly cake) but I was still very excited to make L’s cake. I think the absolutely key feature […]
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As regular readers would well be aware, I have a huge sweet tooth and absolutely love baking. Family birthdays are an excellent excuse to spend some time in the kitchen making a sweet treat. On the weekend, it was my dad’s birthday and I offered to bake him a birthday cake of his choice. He […]
I have fond memories of childhood birthdays. In particular, I remember the joy of choosing a birthday cake from the Women’s Weekly birthday cake cookbook. I remember leafing through the book and weighing up the difficult choices – this year did I want a castle or a ghost, a duck or a dolly or maybe […]