Tag Archives: Children

Snow Leopard And Cub Cake

Snow leopard cake

It was J’s birthday, and as he’s still snow leopard-mad, he requested (and by requested, I mean drew a design for and left it lying around the kitchen were he knew I would see it) a cake with a snow … Continue reading

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Kitten Playing Football

My youngest son requested a birthday cake with his new kitten, Bella, on. As his other favourite thing is football, I decided to combine the two and came up with this cake featuring his kitten playing football in the grass. … Continue reading

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Harvest Allotment Cake

Having two children, that means I need to provide two donations to the local harvest supper auction, so my second was this ┬áharvest allotment cake. With carrots, beetroot, parsnips, cauliflower, cabbages and potatoes, there is something for everyone (all made … Continue reading

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Turbo Cake

I made this Turbo cake for my youngest son’s birthday. I used a bowl for the shell part of the cake and carved the head and body from a square cake, before icing and assembling. The eyes were made from … Continue reading

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Tiny Toes

Is there anything cuter than tiny toes? Almost makes me want to nibble them (in a totally non-weird way!)

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Joshy and Alex

Joshy’s first meeting with his godmother’s new baby, Alex. The love was instant and mutual ­čÖé

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My Princes

Ok, so I know it’s not a great photo, but seriously, when they are this cute, that hardly matters. Today we had a photographer come to take photos of them dressed as princes for an article in a newspaper (more … Continue reading

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Woodland Walks

We had another lovely walk hunting for geocache in Gelt Woods, near Brampton, and I couldn’t resist showing you this picture of Ben, peeping out at me. It’s a great walk in the wood there – water, trees, flowers, birds… … Continue reading

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Blencathra (apparently)

Another glorious walk today, although the weather was more grey and murky, than the blazing sunshine we enjoyed last weekend. We took the boat across Derwentwater, and walked a couple of miles between High Brandlehow and Hawes End, stopping along … Continue reading

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Bathtime

A gorgeous, if last minute, photo of my incredibly handsome eldest son, in the bath tonight. Boys don’t deserve to have eyelashes like that.

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