Merry Christmas love from Baking Maid

It’s been another fantastic year for Baking Maid Cakes, I’ve had lots of wonderful creations to make and fantastic ideas from you! My reviews have been lovely and the amount of referrals I’m getting from people shows I’m being recommended for being good and for that I’m grateful, so I’d like to say a massive … Continue reading

Colourful Rainbow Cake

I made a very colourful cake for a lady in Exmouth this week, she wanted it for a friend who she described as being very colourful herself so thought this kind of cake would suit perfectly. I did a tie dye effect on the outside and rainbow sponge on the inside, there is no white … Continue reading

A Few of My Recent Cakes

Here are a few of my recent cakes, we have Hello Kitty, a custom xbox cake, some Super Mario cupcakes and some simple birthday cakes. These were made for people in Exmouth in the last month.

Chocolate Shard Cake!

I wanted to come up with something other than fondant cakes for Birthday cakes as it’s not everyone’s cup of tea! Although the fondant cakes look awesome, there is nothing like a cake dripping with caramel or stacked with chocolate to get the same wow factor. This immediately drew a lot of attention and can … Continue reading

A Few Of My Recent Cakes….

These are just a few of my cakes from the past few months, I love the ‘Hive’ cake which is based on a Disney cartoon. I also like the skittles cake, the Frank Sinatra cake and the Ironman cake. I had fun making all of these, the more simple looking ones are funnily the harder … Continue reading


Well, a cake suitable for boys and men! If you have a husband with an xbox I’m sure you will have heard of the phrase ‘xbox widow’ I am one of these from time to time! This cake was actually for a boy but I find it difficult to come up with unusual ideas for men! Girls … Continue reading

Ironman Cake by Bakingmaid

This is a recent Ironman cake, the cake itself was green with buttercream and jam, this was the little boys favourite owwww. I made the Ironman from fondant/sugarpaste in advance to give him time to dry properly, it was important for his arm to hold outwards like that. No dowels or picks were used except … Continue reading

Carpenter Cake

This weeks cake is a carpenter cake, one for the boys as they love cake too! I love doing wood effect on cakes, it’s just so different from anything else.

Motocross Cake by Baking Maid

This weeks cake is a motocross cake, with sugar-paste motorbike and man! It’s an 8″ square on an 11″ board. Sugar was used for the track on top of extra cake sealed with frosting. Please have a browse around my other cakes 🙂