A Flash Fiction story. Lola is missing. Maggie must find her.
First off, lets differentiate between types of pastry and types of pastries, as it can all get a little bit confusing. Pastry is a dough like substance used in baking i.e. for tarts and pies, while pastries is a collective name for sweet versions...
It's always a bit of a thrill to come up with a new cupcake recipe, and these orange and cinnamon cupcakes are sure to become a firm favourite. Cupcakes are a treat, something a little bit 'naughty' but very nice. They should light in texture,...
Making flat top cupcakes is a skill, but luckily one that's easy to master. Baking cupcakes is fun, it's something that can be done quickly, something that kids can enjoy and with the endless range of cupcake flavours available cupcakes are as...
Want to know how to bake a cake that comes out of the oven flat on top rather than having to level it by hand? Let me tell you how! It's definitely easier than you might think.
If your cake sinks in the middle when you take it out of the oven, it doesn't mean you can't bake. It just means you need to make a few adjustments. Follow these easy tips to prevent/rescue it.
If you want to stop cakes burning when you cook them, you need to understand why they burn in the first place. Find the answer here along with simple tips on what to do if your cakes do burn
Pamper parties for girls are a great idea. They're easy to arrange, suitable for girls from around age 8 all the way to early teens, plus as they generally involve playing around with hair and make up they're bound to be a winner. Girls party...
Piping gel opens up a whole new world of fun for cake decorating. Clear or colored it can be used to create amazing affects from castle moats to stained glass windows.
FMM cutters are used to create intricate sugar flowers and sugarcraft decorations for cakes. Often when decorating a cake it is the final finishing touches that make the difference between something that is ordinary and something that is...
Team-building exercises can help a team bond and grow stronger. The key to success to make sure the activities are fun as well as educational. Here are two of my favorite activities, as well as an explanation of why they are important.
A cupcake decorating party is perfect for kids birthdays. It's easy and cheap to do and can be set up at home in no time. Follow this simple guide and it will be cupcake fun all the way
Edible glitter turns an ordinary cake into a sparkly, dazzling, glittering masterpiece. Use it to add subtle highlights, or to go completely glam ... edible glitter for cakes is just about the most fun you can have with cake decorating ...
Decorating Cupcakes is great fun at any age and these pig cupcakes are no exception. It's amazing how easy it is to create very effective designs such as animal faces. Follow these easy instructions to learn how to make pig Cup cakes
Rhubarb muffins are easy to make and very morish, so use this easy rhubarb recipe to make a great teatime treat.
This chocolate sponge cake with butter-cream and blueberries is decadent, indulgent and surprisingly simple to make - you can even mix it up to suit you with different fruits or butter-cream flavours
Baking flat topped cupcakes is simple - once you know how. Find how how to bake your cupcakes flat on top rather than looking like mini volcanos