Z’s 12th Birthday


With busy afternoon schedules of dancing and sport we had to squeeze in a quick birthday celebration afternoon tea for my eldest daughter this year.  She had chocolate-raspberry cupcakes for afternoon tea with whipped cream and fresh strawberries.  Luckily she double dipped and had…

Z’s 6th Birthday


My eldest daughter’s birthday was celebrated with her cousins and grandmothers and aunts.  Being a winter birthday citrus is in season so the chosen birthday cake was an Orange & Almond cake…also a recipe of our famous friend Ni who invented Ni’s Million Dollar cake….

B’s 1st birthday


Once again, the go to birthday cake is Ni’s Million Dollar cake.  Covered in a thin spread of jam and whipped cream, then topped with sliced strawberries and shaved chocolate. 

T’s 1st Birthday


Ni’s Million Dollar cake is without a doubt the best cake to turn to for birthdays.  With added berries it is pretty just as it is.  For my son’s 1st birthday we imbedded a collage of photos from his 1st year onto the cake…