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Oct
26

Fab fruit cake recipe!

Robin
Mmmmmm.....fruit cake! Now call me old fashioned but I really think that fruit cake still has a place at the modern wedding. The spicy, moist, brandy soaked fruit snuggled next to delicious fat cherries should not simply be cast aside because the youth of today prefer a contemporary chocolate number. Even if you don’t like to eat it, I am a firm believer in the...
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Oct
26

Starting a cake business

Robin
I often get asked about how I started my cake business and so I thought I'd share a brilliant place where people can learn more about setting up their own business. It's called Enterprise UK and they were very helpful for me. There is also a video of an event that I spoke at about setting up your business called Passions into Profits. Their work...
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white wedding cake
Sep
26

A lovely cake delivered to Lincoln’s Inn

Robin
What a fab venue Lincoln's Inn is! I delivered a stunning wedding cake today for Vic and Stephen there. They asked for something chic and smooth so that's what we did with beautiful white sugar roses. Their wedding took place in the Old Hall and the Crypt at Lincoln's Inn. My good friend Tash from Drake Algar florists in St John's Wood did the flowers which...
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