S’s 3rd Birthday


It’s a wonderful time to get together with special friends and family to celebrate the life of a child or person when it is their birthday.  Our youngest daughter turned 3 and we had a wonderful day surrounded by love, laughter and fun. This…

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 10th Birthday


My eldest daughter celebrated her 10th birthday with 10 girlfriends invited for a slumber party.  They had an afternoon celebration with a fruit tower made from melons, strawberries and grapes, avocado dip and corn chips and Bubbly Cranberry Drink.  The number 10 birthday cake…

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 2nd Birthday


My youngest son’s 2nd birthday was celebrated with his cousins and siblings.  He had a teddy bear cake which turned out to be a little on the skinny side for a bear!  Our same favourite cake has been used here; Ni’s Million Dollar cake,…

S’s 5th Birthday


This is my youngest daughter’s 5th birthday cake ~ an owl.  Made with Ni’s Million Dollar Cake, covered in a thin layer of jam and whipped cream. We used desiccated coconut coloured with hoppers food colouring, shaved Loving Earth Chocolate, liquorice, dried fruit and…

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…