Happy New Year! (And some confessions)

Happy new year to you, faithful readers. I’ve had a good relaxing holiday, and am slowly getting back into things. If you’re having a shortage of baked goods on your screen, you can go have a look at my peach and almond tart over at Spatula, before I move on to more serious things. It’s been … [Read more…]

One Year

I can’t believe tomorrow it will have been a whole year since our wedding! I’m so looking forward to celebrating our first anniversary this weekend. x [Photos by Stephan from Germinate Photography]

Mocha Cupcakes

I’ve been experimenting with various different mocha cupcake recipes. This was one of my latest experiments. I wasn’t entirely happy with the recipe, but I’ll let you know when I’ve found the perfect one. Chocolate and coffee… mmmm. x

Follow Me

I know I post quite irregularly, so if you don’t like having to check the blog for updates all the time, here are some smart and efficient ways of keeping up to date with BLNW: Follow me on Facebook or Twitter. No? Then subscribe to email updates, in the sidebar of this page (it’s near … [Read more…]

I’m on holiday, but here are the reruns

I’m taking a break this week, but here are some “reruns” for you to read: Get a free cupcake poster. Read about my favorite food bloggers. See some of the internet’s most delicious looking Red Velvet treats. Read my “Battle of the Cupcake” comic. Make vanilla cupcakes… or some freshly baked cookies maybe? That’s it, … [Read more…]


Yesterday I noticed that the Facebook Page hit 100 fans! And I was quite stoked. Thank you, Bake Love fans. We do not despise the day of small beginnings. If you’re not a fan yet, head right over and “Like” Bake Love on the Book. x

seven things

Tessa tagged me in her Seven Things About Me post. Which means, its my turn to write one. This is the first time I’ve been “blog tagged”, and although I try not to get too personal on my blog too often, I quite like the idea. So without further ado, here are seven things about … [Read more…]

new URL and email address

Just a quick note to say I have moved everything to http://bakelovenotwar.co.za, so please update your links/bookmarks/feeds etc. Also my new email – info@bakelovenotwar.co.za – should be up and running today. Happiness 🙂