Going nuts over Bolt!

Going Nuts for Boltzzz – introducing the road-ripper, the Tata Bolt! Bolting for the finish line. A bolt from the blue. What else do you think of when you hear the word bolt? Well, there’s a new answer now – the Tata Bolt, the sporty new car on the street.

#ShopQuikr Activity at Blog Adda

This Diwali, as part of the #ShopQuikr activity, the very awesome BlogAdda in collaboration with Quikr have come up with a great idea – they decided to give away – for free – 5000 rupees worth of shopping to 100 bloggers! Guess who one of the bloggers was. No, really, …

Game of Blogs Part II – Flash Fiction contest

BlogAdda’s newest initiative is to #CelebrateBlogging with a series of contests, starting with one called a Game of Blogs. Teams of bloggers take turns creating a round robin story of sorts, that they post to their individual blogs. BlogAdda gives the teams a set of characters that they have to …

Faux Royal Icing

Recipe for a faux royal icing, when you don’t have much time, or don’t want to use eggs. Royal icing traditionally uses egg white, icing sugar and lemon juice to create a thick frosting that becomes hard on drying. The white frosting base on each cake is royal icing. And …

DIY Fondant

An easy-peasy, relatively inexpensive DIY version of fondant. If you’re wondering what fondant is, it’s the doughy stuff used to make the sugar decorations that sit on top of cakes, like these: The strawberry cupcake toppers are made entirely of fondant. Both the base of the icing, as well as …

Colourful Cake

A version of the polka dot cake that I found on Pinterest, and that features in my projects board. It’s three layers of a vanilla cake, with lemon buttercream icing. Each individual colour had flavours of its own, purple was blackcurrant, red was raspberry, green was mint, while blue was …