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Making the perfect birthday bake with these Princess cake candle holders

Making the perfect birthday bake with these Princess cake candle holders

I received the most beautiful candle holders from Silver Celebrations for Isla's birthday cake. They are silver plated and just look absolutely stunning, in the box and on the cake. I cannot wait to use them again, any excuse to bake a cake. The Princess cake candle holders are simply the prettiest things I have seen on top of a cake.  VIEW the POST

Hosting a kids birthday party on a budget

Hosting a kids birthday party on a budget

Have you ever sat and added up the total costs of all of your children's birthday parties? Whether they are at home, with all the frills or hired locations with hired equipment. A recent survey by Sunlife Direct shows just how much families across Britain are spending on a party. I live in between the London and East Anglia candle and on average it is about £90 per party, you can see the breakdown in the image below. So with Noah's fifth birthday coming up, it really got me thinking about how he can have a fun birthday party without spending a fortune. VIEW the POST

A guide to hosting a tea party

This year I didn’t want to do a huge party with a lot of children running around, mainly because Daddy was away the weekend of Isla’s birthday but sometimes its just nice to make a special effort for our family. We do a lot with friends and their children, hosting BBQs and Christmas parties, so it was nice to just make it a family thing. So what were my tips to hosting a 3 year olds afternoon tea party: …

Making Noah’s “Ark” birthday cake…

Making Noah’s “Ark” birthday cake…

It took me a few days to complete but I was very happy with the final result: VIEW the POST