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If Chocolate Cake Just Isn’t Naughty Enough For You : Chocolate Bar (Candy Bar) Cupcakes

For Master 8's birthday on Wednesday he only had one request for his cake.  Chocolate.  Lots and lots of chocolate! A lover of all things chocolatey myself, I was more than happy to fulfill my little man's wish. After a bit of a brain storm and a lot of googling, Master 8 bounced out of… Continue reading If Chocolate Cake Just Isn’t Naughty Enough For You : Chocolate Bar (Candy Bar) Cupcakes

Butterfly Cakes
Sweet Treats, Yummy Recipes

Butterfly Cakes, making cupcakes with children.

Come on boys, admit it.  Butterflies (or flutterbyes if you're under 5) are pretty and you like 'em.  It's nothing to be ashamed of, boys wear pink now so butterflies are just the logical next step. Now that you've fessed up, let's talk about the delectably edible kind and who better to take us through… Continue reading Butterfly Cakes, making cupcakes with children.

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Home again and Coffee and Walnut Cake (yum!)

Technically we've been back home from Master 7's second trip to the hospital (bowel obstruction this time) for over a week but its been a looong week and I always struggle to blog with a house full of noisy boys (smelly too but that rarely affects my blogging).  Settling Master 7 back into normal family… Continue reading Home again and Coffee and Walnut Cake (yum!)