My first cupcake order

Two of my friends had a joint birthday celebration of Cocktails, Cupcakes and Canapes – three fabulous things that I would normally indulge in but being pregnant I could really only enjoy two of those things. I was asked to make some cupcakes for the occasion, which I was more than happy to do because…

Pina Colada Cupcakes

I finally got around to making cupcakes this week – actually it’s the first time since Abby was born, which is not good enough! Being summer, I thought a cocktail-inspired cupcake was in order, so I came up with the Pina Colada Cupcake. It has chunks of pineapple baked into it and topped with buttercream…

Cupcakes and cookies

I get excited when there’s a reason to bake, apart from just wanting to eat! Last Sunday we were invited to Kiwi Wolf‘s hubby’s surprise birthday get together.  Myhubby volunteered me to make the cupcakes – lucky for him I like making cupcakes and he knew it anyway. I decided to make two flavours –…

Put the lime in the coconut

I decided to be a bit adventurous this time and make coconut lime cupcakes with marshmallow icing. The intention was to use the dessicated coconut that had been hanging around in the pantry since ages ago, but when it came to it I couldn’t find it anywhere. Maybe I’d already thrown it out because it…

Birthday Tea Party

Yesterday I turned a year older – boo! But at least it was an excuse to throw a tea party. I don’t know why I put myself through these things. Oh wait, I do. It’s all the food I get to have at the end :) I made sure that everything I made was pregnant-woman…