The bushes around our house are absoultely swapped with gorgeous juicy blackberries at this time of year and blackberry picking is one of Little Mini’s favourite activities to do at the moment. When we were invited to a Macmillan coffee morning, it was a great chance to make the most of the seasonal fruit and… Continue reading Apple and Blackberry Loaf – Macmillan Coffee Morning
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
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 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!
Rhubarb and custard is one of my favourite classic flavour combinations and this cake takes me right back filling up a little bag with those pink and yellow boiled sweets! Roasting the rhubarb: 400g rhubarb – washed dried and cut into 2in chunks 50g caster sugar I put the rhubarb in a large roasting… Continue reading Rhubarb and Custard Cake