Halloween Werewolf Cupcake Tutorial

I made some fun cupcakes for Halloween last 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 Werewolf: Werewolf Chocolate frosting Royal icing Piping bag and nozzle Red lace sweet for tongue Smarties … 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

Colourful Butterfly Cake

I made this cake for my mum this weekend, I wanted to go for something simple and elegant so I knew I wanted to start with a white base. I’ve seen this sort of style on tiered wedding cakes so I thought why not on a simple birthday cake. I love all the colours against … Continue reading

Scrummy Fruit Cake Recipe

Yummy Fruit Cake Recipe Ingredients 12oz self raising flour 1 1/2 teasp mixed spice 7 1/2oz dark brown sugar 7 1/2oz margarine 3 large eggs 18oz mixed fruit nuts and cherries (chopped) 2 fl oz brandy & 5 fl oz milk mixed together Demerara sugar for sprinkling

Goth Doll Cake

I have been waiting for ages to do something goth but didn’t know what to do! I saw some doll cakes and thought that would be perfect! Just darken her up a bit and slap on some make-up and you got yourself a goth. I would have loved to have given her more detail and colour using … Continue reading

Making Wood with Fondant

Today I tried out making a wood effect plank with fondant/sugar-paste. It is actually quite easy and a great idea to put on a large cake, of course you could make mini ones too. I will personalize them by pipping names and messages on them. To make the brown I used ivory food colour gel with a tiny … Continue reading

Sneak peek of some Halloween cupcakes

Just a sneak peek at some Halloween cupcakes, thought I better plan ahead as it’s only a month away! There are more to come so keep a look out. I will put instructions on how to make them at some point in my ‘How to’ section which I will be doing soon.