A special book cake

My favourite cakes, without question, are ones that have special meaning or personal connection to the recipients (and by extension, to me). I have the most fun creating the smallest details that not everyone would understand, but that I know are meaningful to the person receiving the cake. Even better is when I can gift […]


Pretzels are a regular after school snack in our house and I make a batch every single week. I first made these pretzels after our family European holiday in December 2013 (based on the recipe here). We visited my good friend Carola in Germany, and her husband made some delicious soft pretzels. Every single time I […]

In the beginning…

I’ve been making fondant decorated cakes, cupcakes and cookies for a few years now, and so many of them tell a story. Cakes are inevitably tied to a happy occasion, be it birthday, wedding, anniversary or just getting together. This blog is a way of documenting those memories for me and I hope that it […]