Cake-Life Balance: Yes; Blog-Life Balance: No, Not Really

Most of a month has gone by without another blog, for which I must apologise. There are no real excuses, just the pressure of conflicting calls on my time. I did successfully complete the Prudential Ride London 100 and many thanks for the sponsorship and messages of encouragement. It has been so long since I… Continue reading Cake-Life Balance: Yes; Blog-Life Balance: No, Not Really

Achieving a Cake-Life Balance

This post is by way of a begging bowl. In three Sundays’ time, 30 July 2017, I am planning to ride 100 miles in aid of Prostate Cancer UK. If you are able to donate anything, I would be very grateful: please follow the link posted at the bottom of this post. Why am I… Continue reading Achieving a Cake-Life Balance

Two Old Friends and One New

Three more cakes done from Chapter One of Mary Berry’s Baking Bible in my efforts to bake┬áthe book from A to Z (or Genesis to Revelations perhaps). The three bakes were Cappuccino Cake, Lemon Yoghurt Cake and the classic Battenburg Cake. First to the new friend, Cappuccino Cake or more perhaps more accurately in this… Continue reading Two Old Friends and One New