The most requested tutorial by far has been – How to cover a cake with fondant neatly. Before you get a beautifully neat fondant cake you need a beautifully neat layer of buttercream so I will show you first of all how to cover a cake with buttercream, which will give you the best chances…… Continue reading How I cover a cake with BUTTERCREAM. By Hello Cake
Welcome to my first ever cake related blog. 6 months into the helloCAKEblog.com…. well done Emma – organised as ever! Before I start with the tutorials I thought it’d be a good idea to tell you what essential decorating equipment I have and could not live without. Most of this I keep in a little basket…… Continue reading Cake Decorating – The Essentials
Introducing…… my brand new logo! I’m so excited about this I thought it deserved it’s very own blog post. I had been thinking about getting a new professional logo for a while. I wanted something which I could use for my business stationary and on my blog/website. My old logo was something I’d created years…… Continue reading Hello Cake – New Logo and things.
I’ve been getting a few new bits and bobs for the house over the past couple of months in preparation for the HomeStyle Mag shoot last Saturday. The lovely Katie came all the way from Whitley Bay and we had a fun day of house faffing and taking photos. It was so lovely to meet…… Continue reading April – Home Haul
I cannot believe it’s nearly April. This year is just FLYING! I wish I could find the time to blog more, I’ve got numerous half-blogs saved in my drafts, thinking I’ll add all the photos/links later and I’ve just not got around to doing it. This actual blog I’ve been meaning to get finished…… Continue reading Hello Life – what I’ve been up to!
Today’s post is all about my dog-child, aka Ralph Sebastian Johnstone. Ralph is 3 years old, we think he is half standard half mini dachshund but we can’t be sure because we pretty much bought him on a whim from a non-legit breeder in Stoke. He looks all sausagey and floppy eared and behaves…… Continue reading Hello Ralph
Sooooo… It’s half-way through February and already I’m looking forward to Payday. When you’re feeling flush there’s always nothing to buy and when you’re poor you always want everything. Always the same! So I thought I’d put together a little wish list for the house, to pass the time until the end of the month….…… Continue reading Home Wish List