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Chocolate, Banana, Peanut Butter Cookie Dough Cupcakes

That’s a pretty long title but it could have been longer. The full description is chocolate, banana and peanut butter cupcakes stuffed with peanut butter cookie dough and topped with peanut butter cookie dough buttercream frosting. That might sound over … Continue reading

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Christmas Tree Hi-Hats with Hidden Presents

I didn’t intend to post two recipe with hidden presents in a row – I actually made these cupcakes first. A few weeks ago I was lucky enough to attend the second ‘Let’s Make Christmas 2012′ gift swap, organised by … Continue reading

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Casper 04: An Olympic Birthday Party

Over a month ago we had an Olympic themed party for Casper’s 4th birthday. I’ve already showed you the ‘Olympic Playdough Kits’ that I did for the party bags and I’m back to talk about the rest of the party. … Continue reading

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Sew Yummy: Sewing Cupcakes

We are over half way in the Sew Yummy series. I hope you’ve all been enjoying everything my guests have made so far. I’ve been so impressed with every post and today’s guest doesn’t disappoint. I am really excited to … Continue reading

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Sew Yummy: Baking Inspired By Sewing

I’m kicking off the ‘Sew Yummy’ series with a couple of round-up posts.  Although baking and sewing are very different they both allow you to inject so much creativity.  Today’s post includes a feast of creative baked goods that have … Continue reading

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Santiago Almond Torte with Lemon Syrup

I first came across this recipe a few years ago and it’s my fallback recipe when I need a dairy or gluten free option. I think it tastes like lemon marzipan although the eggs ensure the texture is much lighter … Continue reading

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Easy Banana Loaf with Raspberries and Chocolate Chips

We have been making this recipe on repeat for the last few weeks and it hasn’t failed us yet. It’s a very tasty way to use up bananas that are past their best and is pretty versatile too. You can … Continue reading

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Butterfly Swarm Coconut Cupcakes

One of my grandmothers turned 90 this week. Anyone reaching this age deserves a big celebration and my mum and aunt did not disappoint, throwing their mum a huge party on Saturday. They were preparing and organising for many weeks … Continue reading

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Quackaroons and pond cupcakes

I have been thinking about making some duck macarons for a while but as soon as the name of these popped into my head they waddled quickly to the top of my list. It also gave me the perfect opportunity … Continue reading

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Cake International 2012

Last Friday I visited the ‘Cake International’ show at the Excel Centre in London. Until now the show has only been held in Birmingham so it was a first visit for me. I went with my mum, who was organised … Continue reading

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