Rocket Cake Birthday Morning Tea

Last week I shared with you my intentions to bake and decorate a Rocket Cake for my son, who turned 3 a few weeks back. Well I’m happy to report It actually happened. And it was awesome. By my own less-than-modest standards anyway.

Party Fatigue and a Rocket Cake for Master 3

So in my mothers group, yes, we still keep up, Felix is the 2nd last birthday of 14 or so kids. This isn’t a big deal except for March/April cake-fest where our weekends are spent shuffling said toddler from one party to the next. By the time his comes around, everyone (including me) has party fatigue.

A butterfly cake for Nan’s 80th.

Back in July, my husband’s grandma turned 80. She’s a pretty awesome lady, and we were a little stumped with to what gift to buy her. My Mother in Law was busy preparing a butterfly themed party for her so I offered to make a cascading butterfly cake. Gift and cake in one. Ripper.

Babushka cookies decorated with royal icing

A month or so ago I hosted a baby shower for my friend Roni. I ordered babushka cutters but they didn’t arrive in time. I made the Babushka cookies for a backyard ‘make and share’ fair instead.

A Bee themed birthday party

I’d like to tell you the story of my sons bee themed birthday party. It’s where I started with the fun cakes, and started lusting over styled childrens party. When I asked my 22 month son what kind of a cake he wanted, he immediately said “mmm. a beeeeeee cake. buzzzzzz”. Eager to please (and […]

A babushka inspired baby shower high tea

I recently hosted a babushka inspired baby shower high tea. I designed, baked and decorated the cake and sewed tea wallets as favours. See the photos here.