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

Witches Hat Cupcake Halloween Tutorial

I made some fun cupcakes for Halloween this year. I chose a Spider, Bat, Pumpkin, Witches hat, Ghost and Werewolf. I thought I’d share how I made them and give you a tutorial. Here’s what you will need for the witch hat: Witches hat Sugar cones Fondant Chocolate Round cutter Icing Food colouring Bake a … Continue reading

Baking Maid Cakes

Baking Maid provides beautifully decorated cakes and cupcakes for all sorts of occasions in and around Exmouth, Devon. All hand made and uniquely designed to fit your needs and using the best quality ingredients. Need idea’s?? Take a look at my gallery, any of the cakes you see can be changed to suit you. Popular flavours are listed on the Flavours … 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

Chocolate Brownies Recipe Mmmmmmmm

I made these chocolate brownies the other day and they are soooo good, so good that I can’t make them anymore for the fear of getting fat as I actually couldn’t stop myself from eating them! Doh. I put some in cupcake cases to see how they turned out! They were a bit over done but I think … Continue reading

XBOX Cake

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