Birthday 2020 — A Solitary Candle

No colleagues arranged a surprise party in the Conference Room Everyone is working from home. No friends called round to take me partying, They’re all staying safe at home. There’s no family celebration with cake and crackers, So many are in quarantine and isolation. I am resigned to my fate As I blow out a solitary candle on a small cupcake. Maybe next year things … Continue reading Birthday 2020 — A Solitary Candle

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5 Favourite Special Occasion Cakes

What better way to celebrate a special occasion than with a special cake. Birthdays, anniversaries, engagements, promotions, graduations etc are all excuses to celebrate. When there is no special occasion you can still beat the doldrums with a fancy cake. Here are 5 of my favourites: Carrot cake Carrot cake is not really a celebration cake but I have put it at the top of … Continue reading 5 Favourite Special Occasion Cakes