Birthday Lust list

Tomorrow is my birthday and I have a lust list on my phone that I put links of things I’m lusting after, these are non essentials, and just for me things. Seen as it’s my birthday tomorrow I thought I’d share some of my favourite things on my wish list..

Gluten & dairy free banana loaf

I always whip this up when I have over ripe bananas, I hate to waste food and who needs a reason to enjoy cake? It’s also refined sugar free!

Enjoy xx
150g dairy free margarine Vitalite, Flora dairy free or Pure Sunflower are my go to! *if you are not bothered about

Darryn’s 40th Birthday cupcakes

One thing I love about my freedom from ‘the cake shop’ is getting to make really special and personal cakes for people that I know and love and it not be stressful or feeling under pressure to say yes, I get to really make every one with complete love and

What’s happening at 86 Mill Lane?

I haven’t blogged for an awfully long time, and that’s just because life has been incredibly busy and all new. I have so much I want to share and will do over time, but for now I felt compelled to write something here after yesterday I found that stories from

Seren’s Alice in Wonderland themed party

Recently it was one of my favourite little girl’s birthday parties and I was put on lockdown for the whole weekend to go and stay in Surrey to not only attend the party but also style the party and of course, make cakes.

Seren’s 4th Birthday was an Alice and

Angel Gabriel

On the last weekend at bake-a-boo I had a visit from a young boy. It was a hectic weekend and as I was always based in the kitchen at the end, I got called up several times that weekend by various customers who wanted to say goodbye and wish me

Fairy Tales Come True


Thank you to Natalie from Fairy Tales Come True party entertainment for sending us in this collage of when Rapunzel came to visit bake-a-boo on our last weekend, we had lots of princesses in the tea room to meet her. We have worked with Natalie on several occasions at bake-a-boo

Healthy January indulgence

As you may know – we kind of like afternoon tea at bake-a-boo rather a lot?! Yes Afternoon tea is a treat, and January is notorious for being the month when everyone is on a diet or embracing a new healthy eating regime. Now we already make afternoon tea menus

Happy (belated) Birthday boo x

I’m a bit late in posting this, which upsets me a bit, because I had such a lovely time that I wanted to share! But the hectic world of bake-a-boo has just consumed me! Anyway……

Two weeks ago, I celebrated my 30th Birthday

The big 3-0 can be a bit daunting, but