Our Wedding Cake

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I did it. I made our wedding cake! It is THE BIGGEST cake I have ever baked. EVER. I mean, the stacked wedding cake very nearly didn’t fit in the fridge. That right there is: 2x 12 inch layers of chocolate sponge with lashing of Nutella sandwiched between it and 2x 10 inch layers, 2x […]

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Hazelnut and Vanilla Mocha Bundt

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I have a renewed love of the Bundt tin this week (read: I found a new tin for a steal at Aldi whilst picking up my weekly shop). It just makes your bakes look so good, doesn’t it? Right from the off. You can just leave the cake as it is. No fancy frostings required. PS. […]

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A thoughtful gift

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How cute is this?? We received this beautiful gift from my aunt and uncle for our wedding day! Something personalised to cut into our cake and to keep afterwards to help remember the day. ♥♥♥♥♥

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Chorizo and Pesto Bread

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OK, so, recently I made a roasted garlic and rosemary loaf whereby I was drawn in by imagery on Instagram, immediately copied it and then spent the rest of the day being thoroughly conscious of my breath! Well, today’s post is about what I did with the other half of that dough. I had a little […]

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Firoo and Sal’s Wedding Cake

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Two of our closest friends got married at the end of August and they gave me the honour of making their wedding cake. I was so excited I even did them a makeshift cake tasting! Making this cake meant so much to me – It had to be just right for their perfect day. I […]

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Roasted Garlic and Rosemary Bread

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Instagram is a killer for unnecessary hunger pangs. I can be scrolling away, not one little bit hungry at all and then I see a very very tasty image of a pastry, or a cake, or a doughnut, or… well, anything that is carb related and beautifully shot it seems, and just like that – […]

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