During our family holiday to Devon, we decided to visit Pecorama in the coastal town of Beer. Mr Cake Escapes has fond memories of going there when he was little and was eager to take our minis. Pecorama has something for everyone; model railways, beautiful gardens, a miniature steam railway, crazy golf, soft play and… Continue reading Pecorama Gardens, Games and Trains, Devon
During our May half term holiday this year, we spent two fun-filled days at Crealy adventure park with our 2 year old and 4 year old. We all had a great time, so I thought I would share our experience! The park opens at 10am and on the first day we arrived early. We looked… Continue reading Crealy Adventure Park, Devon
I always love visiting London, it is such a diverse city with sprawling parks to some of the most iconic skylines in the world. I love exploring the city and finding its hidden gems. Earlier this year, for my birthday, I was met from my train by my sister and her partner and they told… Continue reading Sky Garden – London
These hot chocolate cupcakes were made for a walk and cream tea event at school. The weather forecast was typically British – a chance of rain, so I thought what better way is there to warm up after a possibly wet walk than with a hot chocolate inspired cake. The cupcakes were made using my… Continue reading Hot Chocolate Cupcakes
As the rain poured down this morning, I asked my minis what they wanted to do today, and they both said they wanted to do some baking. So that is what we did! I have had a set of cute little silicone plant pot cupcake cases in my cupboard for a while and I… Continue reading Flower Pot Cupcakes
Mamma Mia, here I go again! Tomorrow sees Europe come together for it’s annual musical spectacular – The Eurovision Song Contest final! It’s a guilty pleasure and one of my favourite nights in my television calandar. I find it so entertaining, from the crazy stage productions, colourful costumes, eccentric performers, and maybe even one or… Continue reading Eurovision Special – Daim Bar Cake
I am so excited to share with you that I have been selected to be a brand ambassador for the fabulous Cake Cetera! How would you feel if you had a knock at the door, and someone handed over a gorgeous box of yummy treats? Surprised? Loved? Appreciated? I know I would feel pretty great!… Continue reading Cake Cetera – Say it with cake and get 20% off!
Sometimes I just need cake. Quickly. After a difficult day last week, when the Minis were (finally!) tucked up in bed, I checked the cupboards and the cupboards were bare! It’s times like this when I turn to mug cakes. They are quick, easy, I nearly always have the basic ingredients in and you make… Continue reading Speedy Rocky Road Mug Cake
I love a reason to celebrate, whether it’s for a birthday, anniversary, baby shower, hen party, getting together with friends is heart warming and good for my soul. What else is good for my soul? Tea. I have enjoyed tea for as long as I can remember. Putting together my favourite things, friends, tea and… Continue reading Afternoon Tea – Celebrate in Style!
Baking isn’t just a great cake escape for grown ups, it’s also a great way for children to get creative and set their imaginations free. My oldest mini Cake Escaper had a cake sale at school and when I asked her what type of cakes she wanted to donate, she naturally replied “rainbow butterflies,… Continue reading Rainbow Butterfly Cupcakes