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Let's talk buttercream! (Recipes at the end)

When we talk about cakes and cupcakes, it’s almost impossible not to think of buttercream. Whether we call it filling, frosting, icing, cream or whatever else, buttercream is to cake what milk is to tea. 872 more words

Sweet You

apple of my eye
cherry to my soda pop
icing on my cake

© jadedmess 2014


Hot Cross Buns

Hot cross buns
Hot cross buns
One a penny
Two a penny
Hot cross buns…

I missed most of the food “holidays” this year so far, but I was determined not to miss out on making something for¬†Easter. 248 more words


Fancy a burger?

I found this idea in a baking magazine and to be honest, I loved it! Although I wasn’t going to use sesame seeds on the cake itself, I just used icing sugar instead. 16 more words

The first big one

So here it is, the very first big cake I made. It was for my cousins 4th birthday and I didn’t really plan what the end result was going to be. 39 more words

First Cookie Sale!

As as it turns out, my first official sale was a batch of cookies! A teacher at my nieces pre-school tried some of my peep bunny cookies and ordered 20 of them. 381 more words


I’ve used my fair share of ice in the last few weeks since I’ve had tendinitis and I’ve noticed that most people use bags of ice rather than ice cups. 431 more words