Decorating dinosuars

At work we have ‘Baking Fridays’, lucky troopers that we are.  Last Friday Phillipa treated us to gingerbread dinosaurs which were great.  Not only tasty we got to decorate them too! The icing came in a pot, gutted after all the effort i have made in the past (well twice) ! It was pretty good … Continue reading

Don’t forget the DIY store!

It is now March, and therefore my friend Lucy’s birthday, horaay another cake! Horaay her favourite colours are turquoise and red!  That is a good combination for anything, especially a bright cake for spring. Previously I have attempted dots and flowers, so this time i will attempt a dotty flower cake on two layers for … Continue reading

Chocolate Everywhere

Another week and another cake, this time my brother’s birthday is well placed to explore making a full-on chocolate cake and then…covering it with chocolate! The basic cake inside is two layers of chocolate brownie as in the pic below I stuck the two layers together with vanilla buttercream (the calorie count has been thrown … Continue reading