Posts Tagged: chocolate

Daddy Monkey Bunting!

Daddy Monkey Bunting!

Just a quick post today to share with you my ‘Daddy Monkey’ bunting!  My husband had requested his favourite chocolate & banana cupcakes for his birthday this week and this was an easy decoration to make them special!  You can read all about creating cake bunting on my earlier post ‘Jolly Cake Bunting’ published on 29 August 2015…. Read more

My Jolliest Chocolate Cupcake Recipe!

My Jolliest Chocolate Cupcake Recipe!

Although this a cake decorating blog, rather than a baking blog, I have been asked several times recently for my chocolate cupcake recipe, so I thought it was worth sharing here. This has to be the best recipe I have found for making chocolate cupcakes. It can also be used for large cakes but it… Read more

Blooming Cake!

Blooming Cake!

As I’m always looking for an excuse to bake a cake, I was delighted to see a ‘chocolate cake’ category at my local horticultural society show last weekend! So, I baked my favourite chocolate cake recipe and although the judging was to be based on taste not the decoration, being a cake decorator I couldn’t help but make… Read more

How to Make a Magic Malteser Cake!

How to Make a Magic Malteser Cake!

Gravity defying cakes have become very popular recently and require varying levels of skill to create. This is a really easy one to make, but it is guaranteed to impress! You will need – florist wire, a flower pick or drinking straw, a tiny amount of sugar paste or royal icing, an empty Maltesers bag, lots of Maltesers! First,… Read more