Victoria Sponge Mini Heart Cakes

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Valentine's Victoria Sponge Mini Heart Cakes I have a thing about cream cakes. They're a huge weakness of mine, like Kryptonite to Superman, but instead of dying, they make you happy. Well, that is until you realise you ate one too many and have to bust out the fatty pants (jogging bottoms)! But who cares? I mean, fatty pants are more comfy than regular ones, right? I 'like' my fatty pants. Take Victoria Sponge Cake for example, so light and fluffy and perfect for Valentine's. I just had to make them pink and into mini heart shaped little treats of love. They also make the perfect … [Read more...]

Victoria Sponge Cake

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Victoria Sponge Cake Guess who's birthday it is? No, not mine but someone very close to my heart… yes, the giant man-baby. Aka. my partner, Daniel. I'm normally very organised when it comes to birthdays, I normally have a budget where I save X amount of money per month so I know I'll have enough. I also usually buy the card and present(s) anywhere from a few months in advance to 2 weeks in advance, this year being the exception. I'm having another flare-up with my arthritis and it's in my hands so driving is currently out of the question which means having the giant man-baby with me while … [Read more...]

Monster High Skull Birthday Cake

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Monster High Skull Birthday Cake It was my daughters 9th birthday on April 21st. She's really into Monster High and I knew she'd freak if I made her a Monster High 'skull' design birthday cake. So that's what I did! :) In a panic trying to make this Monster High cake as best as it could be I made some mistakes, some so dumb you'll be laughing along with me… I started off making some royal icing run outs for matching Monster High cookies using an acetate sheet. I was trying to use the skull for the Monster High skull logo as a reference and printed off that image to my specified size of 3 … [Read more...]