Selling Home-made Cakes – Costing/Pricing

This is a guest post which has been written for me and I’ve found it really helpful. I’ve now set up my own cake company from home and one of the most challenging things I’ve found is correctly pricing my cakes. I hope it’s helpful to anyone else thinking about selling their home-made bakes. Cost … Continue reading

Cappuccino Cupcakes

Recently life has become very busy and I can’t complain one bit as I’m following my dream. I started my blog in October 2011 to record recipes I tried and loved and some of my own, and to try to bake more and learn more about baking. I intended it just to be for myself … Continue reading

Battenburg Cake

  After struggling to catch up with ‘Weekly Bake Off’   (www.weeklybakeoff.blogspot.com)  I have now gone baking mad! I made Mary Berry’s Chocolate Brownies on Tuesday which were quickly gobbled by my grandchildren before I could get a photo.( Mary Berry’s 100 Cakes & Bakes pg 55) Today I’ve tried Battenburg for the first time. (100 Cakes & … Continue reading