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Chocolate Strawberry Truffle Cake and the Speed of Life

Imagine biting into the perfect strawberry chocolate truffle from a ridiculously expensive box of chocolates but in cake form. That is what I was going for when my daughter requested a strawberry chocolate cake for her birthday celebration.  1,557 more words


Sparkling birthday cakes that looks as well as tastes great

What makes the birthday cakes so special? No doubt it has to taste good but the visual appeal makes these delicacies truly appealing. Birthdays are considered incomplete in the absence of cakes. 266 more words


The Twenty-Egg Challenge

Well I’ve never baked a cake that calls for twenty eggs.

Twenty LARGE eggs.

Until today.

I am honoured to be asked to make this Christening cake for next week. 337 more words


Ballerina Sugar Art with Grace Stevens

Last Thursday, 10 aspiring Ballet Figurine Sugar Artists welcomed Grace Stevens to Johannesburg where she presented her Ballerina Figurine Class.  It is always a pleasure to be taught by Grace as she fills every moment of her classes with her remarkable talent, which she shares with carefree abandon, as well as her wacky sense of  humour and her genuine passion for her craft. 115 more words


A spring wedding cheese cake

Charlotte and Charlie (yup!) were married last weekend!!! :-) :-)

And they had this delicious and beautiful cheesecake ………

Charlie was from Cornwall. Charlotte is from Herefordshire. 215 more words

Cheese Blog

A Parade of Easter Sweets

Whether you have big plans, little plans or no plans, you can whip up one of these spring-y sweets to help celebrate the day. I have rated these recipes based on difficulty and time needed so you can choose the one that fits into your life. 394 more words


Despicable Minion Cakes & Cookies

Despicable Minions Cakes – What is it about a Minion that has everyone from children to adults talking about and shouting it from the roof tops? 293 more words

Elsa's Cakes & Treats