Category “General”

Flourishing

In late 2011 I took a risk and decided to put all my eggs in one basket, and embark on a job I had no experience in. A self taught cake decorator who started a business on a whim. For the last three years I have worked alone from my…

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Foodbank Movement Part 2

As some of you may recall, last year I orchestrated a foodbank movement. If you’re not familiar with it, you can read more about it here and here. I plan to do the same again this, only this time I’d like to be able to get more people and businesses…

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Food Movement – Easter Eggs

As some of you are aware my friend Laura and I set about orchestrating a food bank movement at Christmas asking people to donate Christmas goodies to local food banks. The response was so overwhelming that I spent a lot of time crying because of people’s good nature. You can…

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Foodbank Movement

A few weeks ago I was discussing the foodbank situation with my friend Laura, we both shared an empathy and decided that if we could help in some way we should. Laura’s dad works at The Noah’s Ark Centre foodbank in Speke and he had mentioned to her that although…

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Hayley & Bert

I’ve known Hayley for a couple of years now, our paths crossed when she ordered some Fathers Day cupcakes from me. Since then we have become friends, so I was delighted when she asked me to make her wedding cake. Her is her wedding story. Tell us how you met…

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CRUK Science Cakes

Last Friday I was kindly invited by Merseyside & Cheshire Research Engagement Manager Emma Squibb to be a judge the the CRUK (Cancer Research UK) Great Science Cake Off . What’s this you might ask? Well, it’s a novel way to promote CRUK and hopefully engaging people with the research…

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Karen & Warren

Back in January I received a lovely email from a bride to be, Karen. Karen and her partner Warren were due to be married in August, and had approached me to make their wedding cupcakes. Here Karen answers my few simple questions about their love story. Tell us how you…

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Bonfire Cupcake Tutorial

So, with Bonfire night just around the corner I thought I’d do a tutorial for you. Something quick and easy and guaranteed to make your family and friends think you’re pretty rad. On the rare occasion I teach people I like to use as little cake decorating equipment as possible,…

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Tasha & Karl

I thought it might be a lovely touch to focus on the wedding that I have made cakes for. Everybody enjoys a good love story, and Tasha & Karl’s is the perfect one to start with. Here is their story, as told by Karl. We met whilst we were in…

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Cake, stressful? Who’d of thunk it eh?

Since I started this business in December 2011 I have been pretty lucky in the fact that it escalated pretty quickly and orders have been in abundance, to the point where I have to turn work away. Anyone who knows me well will know I will always try and help…

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