Word to ya Mutha

Mother’s Day was started in the early 20th century by an American, Anna Jarvis, born in 1864, she was 12 years old when she heard her mother, Ann Marie Jarvis, praying that she hoped someone would start a commemoration day to recognise the service mothers render to humanity in every field of life. Anna never…

Mother’s Day and Cake Decorating Workshops!

It is that time of year when many of us with children will be getting spoilt (we hope!), but of course we cannot forget to also spoil our dear mothers. So, what are you going to do this year? Many of the ladies I regularly meet with cannot decide between the usual gift of flowers…

It’s Show Time…

Life in Sugar and Laura Dodimead are delighted to announce they will be heavily involve with Cake International & Squires International Kitchen’s Exhibition… It’s the best time of the year… exhibition season has arrived and it starts with my favourite of all (I promise I’m not biased just because I work there hehe!) www.squires-exhibition.com 2017 sees Squires…

Love is Sweet

Most people won’t buy in to valentines day as they see it as a commercial exploitation. I agree that love shouldn’t just be saved for one day a year and that little love notes, flowers and affection SHOULD be thrown around willy nilly (sorry I love those words) as its what everyone wants, needs and lives for….

Its been emotional Cakey Bakes Cakes… so long sucker

It’s 2.55 am. My eyes are so close to closing after working solidly for over 4 weeks. The reason – to put together the last few bits to launch my re branded company Life In Sugar – Cake Decorating Classes for all.  Most of you that follow me on Instagram , Facebook, Twitter or follow my work (which I am always…