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Welcome to Baking Magic

A very warm welcome to Baking Magic’s new website, I’m so excited to be launching it today! Hopefully you’ve had a chance to explore the site and maybe even tried out one of the recipes or flicked through the pictures of some of my past creations. If so, thank you, that makes me very glad! […]

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Soda versus powder

In the wonderful world of baking, mixing up baking powder and baking soda can be disastrous. You may be thinking what’s the big deal? The only time when mixing up the two could genuinely serious situation would be when your bakes have to be gluten free. A lot of people don’t realise that baking powder […]


The first wedding cake I ever made

Anyone who has baked for a special occasion will remember the first time they did this, and I am no different. I’ve put my favourite picture of this cake as the large picture at the top.  I love how it’s sitting so casually among ornaments in my mum’s kitchen, and my enormous mug of tea […]

Everyday bakes

Decorations make everything better

Pause for a moment and think about a cake that really wowed you. Forget everything else for a moment, and just really think about it. I close my eyes and can see the size, the shape, the layers, all the little details which made me stop in the first place, and just stare at it […]

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Brownies – the unessential guide

My brownies are in the oven, and it seems like the perfect moment to sit and type, luxuriating in the chocolatey cocoa aroma that seems to have sunk itself into my clothes. Brownies are delicious.  I have never heard anyone say that they don’t like brownies.  They seem so simple, and in all honesty they’re […]