Cutting + sticking + sewing + baking. My creative life.

Jelly Baby Cupcakes

It was my friends' son's blessing today, he is a lovely little chap! I made jelly baby cupcakes with blue icing to take along for the buffet.When we left my youngest son said "That was so brilliant!". It really was a great afternoon.Love Melanie x

Spiced Pound Cake

I am working my way through the recipes in the delectable Hummingbird Bakery Cookbook. I made the spiced pound cake for my parents for the August edition of the Cake of the Month Club. I felt like baking something simple and flavoursome and this cake smelled gorgeous when it came…

Pink Princess Cupcakes

Today it's Judith's birthday at work and I have made her some pretty pink princess cupcakes. I have left them on her desk so she will have a nice surprise when she pops in later. I hope she's not going to spend too long at work on her birthday!


Today I'm all about the baking. It's one of our receptionist's birthday at work and I made her pineapple and coconut cupcakes from the 'Hummingbird Bakery Cookbook'. We had a little taste test at home and the verdict is in........Scrumptious!Talking of baking, look what I found at the supermarket. Cute…