THE Wedding Cake – When Do I Need to Book One? Exactly when do I need to arrange myself a cake maker? Some guides will tell you that 6-9 months is enough to book your wedding cake… now, this might be okay to try if you are marrying ‘out of season’* or mid-week but you need … Continue reading THE Wedding Cake – When Do I Book One?
Rhubarb, rhubarb, rhubarb - that's what it sounds like when talking about my favourite thing to grow in the garden. I love this time of year when the fresh fruits, vegetables and herbs are waking up - the old caveman instinct is to eat green and try new shoots. Today in our garden the sap … Continue reading ‘Spring’ into Baking
Image:Esther Ling Photography at Most Curious Wedding Fair - St Andrews Norwich 8th Feb 2015 Last weekend I had the most distinct pleasure of meeting some new folks who are newly and entirely focused on planning their Wedding. Chiefly planning cakes if they were in front of me! Armed with notepads, brain clouds and Pintrest … Continue reading Most Curious, Most Fantastical
As a Pinpest sometimes I find it hard to sort the wheat from the chaff so to speak, there's oodles of cakes to choose from on Pintrest. A bewilderment of baking some may say. Stop - take a minute and admire the craveable creations we've Pinned this week. It was a toughy to stop at … Continue reading Friday’s Quickie – Seven Spectacular Pins
BUNS STARTED life at the kitchen table in North Norfolk and went on lots of beach picnics in the guise of freshly baked cupcakes, brownies and traybakes. Coupled with a not-so-sober Burns Night where I made little Fimo babies for my guests as their place settings - Buns of Fun took shape that very evening. … Continue reading Buns of Fun is 5 years old!
Happy New Year! And a cracking one it is so far - long may it continue. With an avalanche of emails received over the festive period I'm just about top side of quotes now - phew! I resolve to be a bit more organised outside the kitchen this year. Excitingly Buns of Fun turns 5 … Continue reading And we’re off!