Showcase: Sweet Dee’s Bakery

Sweet Dee's Bakery

I simply had to share this cake from one of my past clients, Dee of Sweet Dee’s Bakery in Cheltenham. Dee approached me back in May 2015 and we worked with each over for 6 months.  Dee has the talent but was unsure about how to go about turning it into a viable business. During […] Read more…

What’s Stopping You?

You have been told countless times that you create the most amazing cakes.  Your friends, family and anyone who has ever tasted your cakes, are always saying you should start your own cake business. But something is holding you back. Your mind is whirling with all the reasons why you shouldn’t go into business. Fear, lack of knowledge, self doubt, not enough time, […] Read more…

Black Friday

Black Friday

In recent years Black Friday has taken the UK by storm and an estimated £810 million was spent last year – more than double the year before! If you splashed your cash in 2014 you will know all about website crashes and people fighting in the aisles to get the best deals. This day has […] Read more…

Taking over the radio at BBC Gloucestershire!

On Thursday, I was invited into the BBC Gloucestershire radio studio to spend the morning with the breakfast show team and judge their Great British Bake Off inspired iced buns! The best way to start the morning is with fresh cream cakes – yum! Throughout the morning I chatted with host Mark Cummings about how running the The Vanilla Pod Bakery for […] Read more…