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The life of a baker

There are so many #sorelatable things about being a baker trying to make buttercream in the summer with both fingers crossed and 10 fans blowing Promising yourself not to eat the cut offs sandwiched together with frosting….. then eating the cut offs sandwiched together with frosting and this….       Seriously, it  ...

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{March Bakes Box} Unicorn Cupcakes

Well March flew by, didn’t it? Here we are at the end of the month, ready to start seeing your monthly boxes flying through letterboxes any moment now. We were delighted to team up with the lovely @ladyberrycupcakesΒ for this month’s box – after seeing her mega viral Unicorn Cupcakes, we just knew we had to get them in a box  ...

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Rich Chocolate & Honeycomb Tart

Are we getting into 2017 yet? Well your February box is on it’s way, and that means it’s very nearly March (how did that happen?) …. so I do hope so! Your new look, new (lower!) price box is on it’s way. and it’s a good’un! A crisp pastry case filled with velvety smooth, rich chocolate mousse and topped with  ...

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Super Simple Fluffy Pancakes

Forget your birthday, Easter or even Christmas…. We all know the best day of the year is Pancake Day! Who can resist a delicious pile of pancakes – they are so delicious and versatile, sweet or savoury, they make the perfect treat and are a great way to get the kids in the kitchen. Here is our go-to pancake recipe (we have gone  ...

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Bakes Recipes

Easy Peasy Valentine’s Popcorn 💗

Did you wake up in a mild panic when you realised you had forgotten all about Valentine’s Day? No – just me then? (I have an excuse, it’s my Birthday on the 13th so technically Valentine’s Day is just my Birthday Boxing Day 💁🏻) Fear not, we have the most delicious, easy peasy, perfect for making together  ...

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{January Recipe} Orange and Rose Carrot Cake

We all know that in January a lot of people like to cut back after over indulging at Christmas. We never think that you need to cut back on your bakes but we have developed a slightly lighter recipe then usual to make sure you don’t feel too guilty for having a slice (or two). This month we’ve baked up a deliciously moist carrot  ...

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