February 2016

Valentine’s Puzzles


A few weeks ago I found this cutter among my collection. Having never used it I thought I’d test it out and make some Valentine’s biscuits for my friends and favourite couples. I made some vanilla biscuit dough and used the cutters to make 5 pairs. It was

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Rugby Birthday Cake


Today is my Dad’s birthday! The plan for the cake came from my sister Lauren. She chose a Rugby themed cake because Dad is Rugby mad AND the Six Nations are on at the moment. Bonus. I made him a Victoria Sponge cake covered in green fondant and decorated with an England rugby player scoring a try. I moulded the figure and the ball out of

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60 Years Loved


My parents have lived in our house for 30 years now and Brenda and Derek have been their neighbours since they moved in. This weekend was Brenda and Derek’s 60th Wedding Anniversary. Their lovely daughter asked me to make a two-tier cake for their celebration based on this cake of mine she had seen. The two levels of Victoria Sponge were

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