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Our favourite Easter baking ideas

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Are you ready for Easter? We’re gearing up for the season by baking for family and friends, of course, and so we’ve been hunting for the best Easter inspiration from around the web. Here are 5 of our favourites… 1. These gorgeous vintage-printed Easter Bunny Biscuits from blogger Sweet Sugar Belle. We think they’re the […]

Interview with Hercule’s Cakehouse owner Mellissa – and her cat!

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The popular Pig in Mud cupcake, featured in Cupcake Heaven last year, was designed by owner of Hercule’s Cakehouse, Mellissa. Here she tells us about her business, getting involved in the magazine, and a few of her favourite cake decorating projects… We love your photos, which have been used in the mag a few times. […]

Do you have a passion for food? Enter the Young British Foodies!

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The Young British Foodie awards are now accepting entries for their 2014 competition, so if you have a creative food business or are a food writer in the UK then get involved! The annual event encourages new and innovative chefs, bakers, food professionals and bloggers from across the country to take centre stage, to share […]

Cake Decoration Heaven Summer is on sale now!

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Start enjoying summer with the new issue of Cake Decoration Heaven – on sale today! We’ve got ideas for Father’s Day celebration cakes, beautiful summer wedding inspiration, Burlesque-inspired cakes, fun and funky birthday cakes for kids and much more, with step-by-step advice for beginners and more experienced cake decorators. We also interview cake designer Zoe […]

Cupcakes with a twist! We try making Sin City cupcakes…

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Although cupcakes have been hugely popular now for several years, Sin City Cupcakes in Las Vegas have managed to come up with a truly unique concept – an extensive range of alcoholic cupcakes based on over 40 popular cocktails, such as Margarita Madness (Margarita) and Exotic Sunrise (Tequila Sunrise). The brain-child of co-owners Danielle Michelle […]

Subscribe to Food Heaven today and receive 3 issues for just £9.99!*

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If you haven’t already subscribed to Food Heaven then now is the time to do so as we have an irresistible offer of three issues for just £9.99* –that’s 3 issues for the price of 2! Embrace your love for baking and cooking with the Food Heaven magazine series. Indulge in magazine titles such as Cupcake Heaven, Baking […]

Make Mother’s Day Cupcake Toppers – Hydrangea and Bunch of Flowers

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For those still seeking inspiration for Mother’s Day, we’ve already shown you how to make wonderful Letter mould and Rose Bud toppers, and Carnation and Ruffle flower designs in our previous blog posts. Here, Sally Riches from Sally Jane Cake Designs shows us how to make Hydrangea and a Bunch of Flowers cupcake topper to […]

Make Mother’s Day Cake Toppers – Carnations and Ruffle flower designs

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In our second installment of quick & easy Mother’s Day cupcake topper projects, we have two more beautiful designs for you to try. Images and project by Sally Riches from Sally Jane Cake Designs. Equipment Flower paste, sugarpaste, edible glue, carnation cutter, thinning tool, bone tool, CMC/Tylo powder, circle cutters, flower forner, shimmer pearls Carnation […]

Make Mother’s Day Cake Toppers – Letter moulds & Rose buds

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Nothing says Happy Mother’s Day better than flowers, so we’ve got some quick and easy flower toppers to decorate your cupcakes from Sally Riches of the brilliant Sally Jane Cake Design. In part one, Sally shows you how to make a Letter-studded topper and a beautiful rose bud with pearls. I chose the main colours […]

Delicious White Chocolate and Cranberry Brownies

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These gorgeous chocolate brownies are packed with cranberries. They taste delicious on their own but can also be served with whipped cream or crème frâiche. We’d love to see your finished versions of these so head over to our Facebook and Twitter pages to share your tasty treats! Preparation time: 30 mins Baking time: 35-40 mins per […]