16 Oct 2018

I can't quite believe that our first birthday is here. When I launched I was a complete novice in terms of running a business and to say that this year has been a steep learning curve is an understatement!

Running your own business is a roller coaster...

8 Oct 2018

I am so excited to launch our new online shop and postal service, you can now receive our scrummy Welsh Cakes where ever you live in the UK.

Picau ar y Maen (Welsh Cakes) are a traditional Welsh treat that have been cooked in Welsh kitchens on griddle...

9 Apr 2018

According to the Food Standards Agency 1-2% of the UK adult population suffer with a food allergy. For children, this percentage is even higher at between 5 and 8%. This is something I have really noticed since beginning my market stall every Friday...

16 Feb 2018

Here at Calon we are always looking for ways to expand our product range to respond to customer needs and trends in the market. A Vegan diet has become more popular than ever, especially with the rise of ‘Veganary’.

This is a subject particularly clos...

22 Nov 2017

One of the BEST things about Christmas, in my opinion, is the food. Yule logs, Christmas cakes, mince pies and not forgetting my all time favourite...buttery shortbread. OMG I'm actually drooling just thinking about it.  The aroma of rich fruity, Bra...

26 Oct 2017

Anyone that knows me knows I love my garden (also known as old before my time but hey at least I’m embracing it!). The beetroot from my vegetable garden was ready to be pulled earlier this week and having heard of other people using beetroot in their...

14 Oct 2017

I was super excited to receive a Wilton Deluxe Cake Decorating Set off my brother and his girlfriend as a gift. As a baker you can never have enough nozzles or piping bags! I LOVE the quick twist coupler it came with meaning I can melt my Candy direc...

21 Sep 2017

So last weekend we had the pleasure of looking after our nearly 3 year old niece. She absolutely loves baking and after showing her lots of pictures of different cupcakes she decided that we should make Cookie Monster ones...cupcakes and cookies, gir...

14 Sep 2017

I've seen online recently, lots of pictures of hydrangea cakes...especially on my Pinterest page.

I love hydrangeas, I have three in my garden and there are lots at the end of my street. I just love the giant flowers and they make such an impact visua...

14 Sep 2017

When you bake cakes for a living people are sometimes reluctant to buy or make you a birthday cake. That is one of the best parts of a birthday for me - an excuse to have cake for breakfast, lunch and diner right?

This year, I decided that my birthday...

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