I have a sneaky suspicion this might be cake flavour of the year! Due to a very imminent royal wedding! I'm not sure they will have Gin in theirs but if anyone was going to make a cake with Gin in, it would be me.... Lakes Distillery have very kindly gifted me some Elderflower Gin … Continue reading Lemon & Elderflower Gin Cake
Ok so this post might make some of you be like WTF YOU OK HUN?? However if you're like me and have a dog-child you LOVE to spoil, continue reading..... Oh and BTW Ralph totally knows what Christmas is. Last year on Christmas Day morning he opened all of Neils'(hubby) presents when I wasn't looking. … Continue reading What to buy your dog for Christmas!
Hello everyone! It's now the something of November so it's completely okay to mention the C word, I promise. So thought I'd do a Christmas List style blog for bakers. This could give you ideas on what to add to your own Christmas list or what to buy someone who loves to bake! Stand Mixers … Continue reading The Bakers Christmas List!
So, as I'm sure most of you are aware by now, I have collaborated with Pyrex for a whole month! I have already shared a recipe post using some of the products from the baking bundle and now i'm going to do a little review of each of the products that you could WIN if … Continue reading Pyrex Baking Bundle Review
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.
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
Welcome to my first ever blog post. I've been pondering starting a blog for a good couple of months now, today I've decided to bite the bullet. For those that don't know me, I'm Emma. I'm a Mrs (still can't get used to that). I'm 26, not for long. The Mr and I have just … Continue reading Goodbye 2016 – Hello 2017