January 20, 2020

I went out for afternoon tea with friends recently and it got me thinking about this great British tradition and how it all started.  Did you know that afternoon tea has been a British tradition for over two centuries 

That mid-afternoon slump and craving for...

December 15, 2019

This is my final blog post for 2019 as I'm signing off for Christmas and this is only going to be a short one as I know you are all busy at this time of year.

It's been another exciting year at Julia's Cake & Eat It!  My heart has definitely been on fire as I'...

November 18, 2019

Every year when The Great British Bake off comes onTV there is great excitement in our house - well just me really and now that this years series has finished I am feeling a little deflated. 

I love to see the challenges that the judges dream up and how the contestants...

October 28, 2019

Mysterious and spooky...

The bright sparks among you might have recognised that these are the first lines to the lyrics of the theme tune to The Adams Family.  I used to love that programme with the whole of the weird and creepy family but I think my favourite...

October 9, 2019

If you are a regular reader of my blog you will know I love to brag about the awards I have won.  Seriously, these are quite a big thing in the cake world and, well, I couldn't let this one go by without telling you all about it.  Got to blow my own trumpet! 😂...