Friday, December 30, 2011


Ben's Dad is a huge Spiderman fan, so his 1st birthday cake had to be Spiderman. Happy Birthday Ben!!


Ben's Dad is a huge Spiderman fan so he had to have a Spiderman cake for his 1st Birthday. Happy Birthday Ben!!

Alyce Sleepover Party

Last year all the girls went "Glamping" This year they all had a fun sleepover for Alyce's birthday.


Livvy sitting on her toadstool

Livvy's First Birthday

My niece's daughter Olivia turned 1 today. We had a wonderful party at Kirstenbosch Gardens and the weather was perfect. Fun was had by all!!

Littlest Pet Shop

This was a very special cake I baked for Natasha! She collects Littlest Pets and I based the "pets" on the ones that I bought her for her birthday. Happy Birthday Tash!

Monday, December 12, 2011

Monday, November 21, 2011

Slice of Pizza Anyone?

This cake was made for Anna who was having a Pizza Party!!!

Giant Cupcake

A cake fit for a Princess

Unfortunately the pic does not do this cake justice! This was a two tiered choc mud cake with pink and lilac candy stripes on the bottom tier, pretty flowers with a large fondant bow on the second tier topped with a fondant crown. Very pretty and girly.

Ladybird Cake

This cake was made for the cutest little girl :-)

Sunday, November 20, 2011

Hello Kitty

Loved making this Hello Kitty cake. I had great fun making it, definitely one of the bigger ones I've made and the Birthday girl loved it!!

Julian's Bug Cake

This cake was made for a little boy's 1st birthday. This is the second cake I have baked for this little boy. I loved making them both

Friday, November 18, 2011

Cowboys & Aliens cake

A fun Cowboys & Aliens cake made for a 50th. I thoroughly enjoyed creating this cake, especially having fun with the aliens peeking out the sides.

Thursday, June 16, 2011

Hello Kitty

Via Flickr:
These where made for a little girl who was concerned that the boys wouldn't be to keen on sweet pink Hello Kitty so we toughened Kitty up a bit by introducing Ammo Hello Kitty!

Fathers Day cookies

Fathers Day Cookies

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Fathers Day Cookies


Digger Loader

Another one of our favourite cakes, probably because my son is made about Digger Loaders and so is Andrew, who loved his cake!

Digger Loader

Just another angle.......

Wednesday, May 25, 2011

Toy Story

The whole shabang........Woody, Buzz and all his mates - our favourite - Slinky!

Minnie Mouse

Another fun girly cake! Minnie's face was quite a challenge but we where quite happy with the end result.

Tuesday, May 24, 2011

Gone Hunting Gone Fishing

A 40th cake for a hunting fanatic who also loves deep sea fishing!


This castle cake definitely rates as one of our top favourite cakes we've made so far! It's based on a pic we were sent by our customer - the cake was for her grandson Luke - we just thoroughly enjoyed creating this special Birthday cake for him!

Wedding tower

A simple square wedding tower made for a South African couple who reside in the UK  and came home to get married on our sunny shores. The bride is an accountant and wanted something elegant but simplistic.

Sunday, May 8, 2011

Barbie cake

We love Barbie!!

Butterfly cake

A pretty butterfly cake made for a little girl who loves butterflies.

Pretty Cuppies for a 50th

Always a favourite, vintage style cuppies

Heart cake

We love the simplicity of this lovely heart shaped Birthday cake.

Wednesday, March 30, 2011

Camping with style (-:

We loved creating this cake, Alyce was going camping with her friends but there was nothing rough and tough about it, tea and cake, fluffy pillows and soft comfy blankets where the order of the day!

Madagascar Cake

All the characters from Madagascar lazying around. The penquins spell out the Birthday Boys name.

Dino cake

Grey's Mom is so creative and each year she comes up with the most amazing ideas for his parties. For the Dino party she made stunning egg mache dino eggs which the kids had to break open and inside was a party bag filled with surprises, large dino footprints marked the Dinosaur crossing and clever plastic muffin holders held all the goodies to eat!

Pooh Bear and friends

Winnie the Pooh and all his friends on top a chocolate mud cake smothered in chocolate ganache and finished with fondant icing.

Thursday, March 3, 2011

Noah's ark

Mr and Mrs Noah, his ark and all the animals.....
Made for little Noah's 1st Birthday!

Garfield and friends

Cuppies which where made a few days before the Garfield and Odie cake as these where delivered on the actual Birthday.

Odie and Garfield

A cake made for siblings who are both crazy for Garfield! We loved the colours of this cake, it's got a real party feel to it don't you think?

Rainbow cuppies

We would love a rainbow in our skies right now, we've been hit by an icredible heat wave which is playing havoc with our baking, buttercream and fondant! These cute cuppies where made for a sweet little boys 1st Birthday. Happy Birthday Luc!

Tuesday, February 1, 2011

Buzz light year and friends

As my just turned three year old is crazy for Toy Story at the moment we thoroughly enjoyed making this for another 3 year old!
The cake was 100% inspired by Donna makes Cakes!

Monday, January 31, 2011

Off Road biking

This cake was made for an off road enthusiast, we worked with photos of the bike, helmet etc and then added some typical off road hazards like fallen tree trunks, rocks, mud etc

Sunday, January 23, 2011

Cowboy themed cake and cuppies

This Cowboy themed cake and cuppies inspired me to host a Cowboy party for my son, he turned 3 on Friday, 21 Jan, so watch this space for the pics of the party!

Nativity scene

One of our favourite Christmas Cakes that we made last year!


Ok, so I am seriously catching up from last year, as I'm scratching through all my old photo's I am finding more and more I never got a chance to post, note to self: be more organised in 2011!  So here goes some Halloween ones.  As Halloween is not really celebrated in South Africa we used our wine club evening, which we hosted in November, as a good excuse to play with all the fun props available! 

Jungle themed cake

Another cute little boys cake, I love the way the lion turned out!

Barnyard cake

The Barnyard is a Choc Mud cake covered with Choc ganache and fondant icing. The tractor and cow are plastic toys. The customer was going to use her sons plastic farm animals to complete the theme of this cake. Isn't this cute for a little boy?!

Under the Sea themed babyshower cuppies

I found some photos from last year which I have not loaded yet, the end of the year certainly creeped up on me! Enjoy!