January 4, 2019

You have had a whirlwind Christmas full of love and that all amazing surprise proposal. so, where to start. Enjoy this wonderful time of well wishers, excitement and just being in love. When you are ready to catch your breath and start thinking about wedding planning,...

January 2, 2018

New Year, new trends. I have been busy putting together my top picks for wedding cake trends destined to adorn the fabulous wedding days in 2018. There are so many to choose from but, I have chosen some of my favourites and also trends, that my wonderful couples have l...

December 31, 2017

So, 2017 is drawing to a close. Let's see what happened in the little world of Broken Spoon Cakes and where can we give thanks. 

It is such a pleasure that we cake decorators get, to be part of , in some small way, the wonderful occasions in peoples lives. The Broken Sp...

May 31, 2017

When I received an invitation to see the beautiful wedding venue that is Gloster House in Birr, Co. Offaly, I could not refuse. I had seen articles about this stunning building previously and was very excited to see it for myself. 

Gloster House & Gardens is steepe...

April 22, 2017

While it is great to bake the classical established cake flavours it is always nice to break with tradition once in a while. Having met our friends at Western Herd Brewing Company from Co. Clare, I got the opportunity to use their amazing product. Sure craft beer is ob...

January 4, 2017

The history of the marvellous wedding cake has been around for centuries. In Roman times the wedding cake was a bread that was broken over the head of the bride for good fortune. In medieval England the cake was a series of buns stacked high similar to a Croquembouche...

December 31, 2016

This time last year I would never have thought that my little business would be where it is now. It still has a long way to go but, the little business that could, Broken Spoon Cakes, is now a real live business!

A new business is something that is quite scary in its ow...

October 13, 2016

After a lot of hard work and love the first Wedding Cake Collection for Broken Spoon Cakes is complete. Having done the professional photoshoot last month it is such a proud moment to realise something that has been in my mind for so long. 

Mallow Castle was such a beau...

August 26, 2016

Currently working on new wedding cake designs and of course lots of sugar flowers to dress them. Particularly proud of my first attempt at this sugar Anemone Black Eyed Beauty. I just love this flower for it's vintage look and feel. Although it is simplicity itself, th...

June 27, 2016

The launch of the Broken Spoon Cakes website is here. This is a very exciting time for my fledgling business. A great deal of hard work and long hours have gone into the creation of Broken Spoon Cakes and I cannot tell you all how proud I am to reveal my website to the...

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