2016 Review

What a year - a testament to this is that I haven't written one single post in 12 months.  It's been a roller coaster here in edits, what we've been scooting about in the kitchen for. Weddings: We were ahead of the game with this years Pantone colour 'Greenery' in a lot of our 2016 [...]

Dark Cake Trends 2016

Dark Cake Trends 2016, fashions come and go but when it comes to baking 2016 is all about the dark and mysterious, the rich and decadent. Here are some of our favourites for our little corner of North Norfolk for the up and coming year, it’s darkly fascinating. When you think of cake for weddings, [...]

‘Spring’ into Baking

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 [...]

Most Curious, Most Fantastical

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 [...]

Buns of Fun is 5 years old!

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.  [...]

And we’re off!

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 [...]