Cake

Baker Brings 6-Year-Old's Dream Cake Drawing To Life

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 27.01.2016 | UK Parents

A six-year-old's birthday wish really did come true when they received their dream cake - exactly how they asked for it to be. A man uploaded a pho...

This Colour-Changing Cake Will Blow Your Mind

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 31.12.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Foodies: stop what you're doing, because this cake changes colour as it spins. And to say we're amazed by it would be an understatement. In wha...

Can Cake Counter Extremism?

Mike Yeomans | Posted 21.12.2015 | UK
Mike Yeomans

In 2013, one local community offered tea and cake to far-right protestors, helping to diffuse tensions and starting a conversation. Burton residents planned the same tactic for a Britain First march; a move the far-right group actually welcomed.

This Is One Of The Most Graphic Baby Shower Cakes We've Ever Seen

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 18.12.2015 | UK Parents

For the cake lovers among you, you might think there's no sweet sponge treat you would ever turn away. But this baby shower cake, might just change...

Mulled Wine Poached Pear and Berry Cheesecake

Beth Thomas | Posted 16.12.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Beth Thomas

Cheesecakes are a fantastic, easy dessert to rustle up when you're entertaining. Although not typically a Winter sweet, my version is perfect for the chilly winter months, combining the classic biscuit case and cream cheese topping with all of the delicious flavours of the Christmas season - red wine, cinnamon, orange and cloves.

This KitKat Cake Is Everything We Ever Dreamed Of And More

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 08.12.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Love KitKats? Love cake? Then boy, do we have some #FoodPorn for you. A talented baker has created a decadent chocolate and strawberry cake surroun...

Doubling Down on Delicious Homemade Italian Food With Doppiozero

Chris Osburn | Posted 01.12.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Chris Osburn

I initially came across catering company and "pasta atelier" Doppiozero back in early September at Milano Exposed, an event held at Old Spitalfields Market celebrating "the best of aperitivo Milanese." The encounter was love at first bite.

This Piñata Cake Filled With Sweets Is The Only Birthday Cake We'll Accept From Now On

The Huffington Post UK | Brogan Driscoll | Posted 19.11.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Forget traditional birthday cakes, this piñata creation is the only one worth living for. Shaped like an animal, filled with sweets and covered in...

This Is What A Cake Worth £48.5m Looks Like

The Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 09.09.2015 | UK

If you’ve got a few million quid to spare and fancy pushing out the boat – why not order the world’s most expensive cake? Valued at £48.5mi...

Someone Instagrammed Colin The Caterpillar's Epic Night Out

The Huffington Post UK | George Bowden | Posted 04.09.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Not content with a very cool makeover to celebrate the 25th birthday of the Colin the Caterpillar cake, now someone has taken the tasty treat out on t...

Colin The Caterpillar Gets A Snazzy Makeover For His 25th Birthday

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 25.08.2015 | UK Lifestyle

He's cool, tasty and no office birthday party is complete without him... The legend that is Colin the Caterpillar has turned 25 years old, and to ...

Guidance for the Naive Undergraduate - Part Twelve: There Is No 'I' in Team, But There Is a 'Me'!

Thomas Hurdsfield | Posted 29.07.2015 | UK Universities & Education
Thomas Hurdsfield

During your time at university and as is governed by the varying forms of academic assessment, you are likely to find yourself indulging in the 'this could go either way' delights of group work and recruiting for your very own version of The Breakfast Club.

The Colonnades at The Signet Library, Edinburgh - Review

Beth Brookfield | Posted 29.07.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Beth Brookfield

I really enjoy having afternoon tea and most of my experiences have been spent with my Mum, who also loves the experience. We were both excited to h...

The Ultimate Chocolate Toffee 'Fridge-Cake' With a Big Difference!

Victoria Leith | Posted 23.07.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Victoria Leith

The cake is absolutely decadent but the great news (and the big difference!) is that the toffee won't break your teeth, the colours are from beetroot, rather than beetles and there is no white refined sugar in this recipe!

Would You Rather Your Child Ate Beetles...or Beetroot?

Victoria Leith | Posted 17.07.2015 | UK Parents
Victoria Leith

We looked at the back of a very dubious pack of sweets and saw that the green colour derived from spirulina and pea protein. OK, so the sweets were also full of sugar but I felt that was a step forward in the right direction.

Let Them Not Eat Cake!

Sophie Deal | Posted 12.07.2015 | UK Comedy
Sophie Deal

The apparent fact is: people don't like people who don't like cake. Or chocolate. Or sweets. Or most forms of unhealthy food for that matter.

The Truth About The 'Horrific' Elsa Cake That Went Viral...

The Huffington Post UK | Sophie Brown | Posted 07.07.2015 | UK Lifestyle

A baker whose Frozen Queen Elsa cake went viral for all the wrong reasons has responded to online criticism saying 'maybe Elsa was getting back from r...

Does Jennifer Aniston's Cake Really Show Life With Chronic Pain?

Jayne Stephens | Posted 30.06.2015 | UK Universities & Education
Jayne Stephens

It's not the most exciting or action-filled film, and there isn't a big special effects scene or rosy romantic ending, but in its own way it keeps you gripped, rooting for the characters and watching until the very end.

Three-Year-Old's Christening Cake Was 'Completely Innapropriate'

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 22.06.2015 | UK Parents

A mother who ordered a £60 cake to celebrate her three-year-old's christening was left completely unimpressed at the detailed genitalia on the decora...

Epic Lego Cake Forces Bakers To Turn Away Orders

The Huffington Post UK | Sophie Brown | Posted 16.06.2015 | UK Tech

They say all publicity is good publicity, but for one family of amateur bakers that might not be entirely true. The anonymous bakers, known only b...

Strawberry and Vanilla Cupcake Recipe

Holly Bell | Posted 24.05.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Holly Bell

Summer's on the way and it's time to make the most of our beautiful strawberries. I'm not going to suggest you serve them with black pepper. I'm not going to suggest you drizzle them in balsamic. I'm just not in approval of going in that direction...

Finally: A Victory for the LGBT Community in Northern Ireland

Mary Hassan | Posted 19.05.2015 | UK
Mary Hassan

I dream of a day when victories for the LGBT Community can be achieved in our own Parliament, through democratic principles and mechanisms rather than having to constantly turn to the courts. It's a victory for justice and equality today, but the fact that we had to go to court at all leaves a bitter taste in my mouth.

This Is What Women Really Think When They're On Their Period

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 25.03.2015 | UK Lifestyle

An insight into the Jekyll and Hyde lives that many of us lead, courtesy of our monthly cycles. "Hooray for periods!" Said no-one ever. SEE ALSO...

The Ultimate Foodie Weekend In Barcelona, Spain

Chloe Gunning | Posted 19.05.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Chloe Gunning

The history and culture of a place is best told through its cuisine. So, what better way to get to know Barcelona inside and out, than with a long weekend of food-based adventures? From Willy Wonka style treats, to a neighbourhood tour with a difference, to the most exciting, theatrical meal of my life... these are my top tips to satisfy your inner foodie!

Garlic and Sun-Dried Tomato Cornbread Muffins With Silky Mashed Potato Frosting and Bacon

Ryan Barrell | Posted 19.05.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Ryan Barrell

Cornbread always reminds me of proper Lumberjack-style places. American BBQ joints and stuff. So does the combination of potato, sour cream and chives. Everything about it just screams 'steakhouse'. You'd be mad not to try these - people go crazy for them!