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October 9th, 2010
I Made This: Lemon Cupcakes


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February 19th, 2010
Cupcake Roundup


The cupcake craze grows stronger! Here are my favourite recent cupcake finds.

Petite Treat cupcake stands from Rosanna

Petite Treat cupcake stands from Rosanna

Key Caps from the new Candy Cupcakes range at Paperchase

Key Caps from the new Candy Cupcakes range at Paperchase

Cupcake Tea Towel from Mr.PS

Cupcake Tea Towel from Mr.PS

Personalised Cupcakes delivered by Cakeadoodledo

Personalised Cupcakes delivered by Cakeadoodledo


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October 12th, 2009
Coffe CupCakes


I fell in love with this idea when I saw it on Sweet Paul’s blog. Isn’t he mega talented? I hope you all had a great weekend!

Cupcakes-Sweet Paul


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June 14th, 2009
My Favourite Cookbooks


I love my cookbooks. I have tons and tons of them but I have my firm favourites too. The Hummingbird Bakery is a cupcake bakery in Notting Hill and their cakes are to die for. When I heard they were releasing a cookbook I pre-ordered it straight away and was dead excited when it finally arrived in the post. I have used it countless times and it never fails to disappoint.¬†I have many books with delicious¬†American baking recipes but this one is much easier to follow as the measurements and ingredients are geared for the British reader. I have made the Red Velvet Cupcakes many times and recently the Chocolate Muffins (pictured below) which turned out really moist and were an instant hit at a family picnic. I can’t recommend the The Hummingbird Bakery Cookbook enough!

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February 18th, 2009
Cupcake Finds on Etsy


I LOVE cupcakes, so much so that they have their own category on this blog because I just know I’ll be mentioning them often ;) Here are my current favourite cupcake items from Etsy.

Cupcake Finds on Etsy

  1. Coffee and cupcakes hand stamped linen tape
  2. Cupcakes card
  3. Deer and Cupcake, print
  4. KEEP CALM AND HAVE A CUPCAKE ready to frame matted PRINT fits 11x 14 frame vintage

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