21 Birthday Cake do’s and don’ts!

I’ve worked with Cara, the owner and the face behind Aristocakes, on a few parties and I couldn’t pass up this opportunity to pick her brain on some of the do’s and don’ts you should consider when ordering a Birthday Cake. Here are 21 of the biggest do’s and don’ts you need to keep in…

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Baking with Soph – Pillsbury Rainbow Birthday Cupcakes

Last month we got to celebrate our little baker’s birthday! We decided to make some colourful Rainbow Cupcakes from a Pillsbury Moist French Vanilla Cake Mix by simply adding in some colour-popping gel for her school birthday ring! Naturally, given the choice, Sophie chose pink, purple and turquoise to form the three coloured cake batters,…

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Best Kids Party venues in Johannesburg!

I’ve visited loads of these places, been to parties at them and even had my own kid’s parties at some. The most stressful thing for me in thinking of my kids parties is where to have it. You’ll know by now I also run a Party Planning business called Bunting + Blooms, so I don’t…

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The Carnival comes to town – Oli turns 6!

After postponing the party due to the birthday boy having an unexpected hospital stay – remember this post – the Carnival finally came to town! Oli and I probably started planning this party last year, directly after his Magic party – that’s how it works in our house – lots of forward planning! Oli immediately…

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A party fit for a mermaid – Soph turns 3!

Having a little girl to throw a glittering, pink-popping, girly party for is an absolute dream come true for me. Parties and events are initially what drew me into the PR industry, and more and more I’ve come to realise it as my passion. I love seeing how my ideas come together and watching everyone…

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