A Princess Cake (Prinsesstårta) for Mum

It was my Mother’s birthday recently so of course I had to make her a special cake. Her all time favourite cake is a Swedish princess cake as she loves a good sponge cake and she also loves marzipan. A princess cake is essentially a dome shaped sponge cake with strawberry jam and cream covered…

Cake decorating by a complete novice

I’ve been a bit quiet on my blog lately due to my daughter’s Baptism. The relatives descended for a celebratory lunch after the church service, so my time has been taken up with some serious house cleaning, window cleaning, garden tidying and cake decorating. I made a fruit cake a couple of months ago, which…