HTWD’s First Decorating Class


High Tea with Dragons is a huge part of my life and one of my favourite parts is getting to know some of my lovely readers. Which is why I was so excited to announce that I would be hosting decorating classes – what better way to get to know you than over copious amounts of buttercream, sweet treats and decorating?

On Saturday I had the absolute pleasure of hosting my very first decorating class – Beginner’s Cupcake Decorating! Having spent the morning baking, preparing goodie bags, making cupcake toppers and setting everything up, I couldn’t wait for the six lovely ladies to arrive so we could get the class going.

As a beginner’s class we ran through the basics of cupcakes all the way from coring and filling to making and piping buttercream. I showed the ladies how to decorate a cupcake in three different ways using just one decorating tip – the perfect challenge for any beginner decorator!

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Happy Monday!

I hope you had a lovely weekend. Mine was very relaxed – Saturday was spent relaxing at home and getting some major baking underway. Our pantry is now (over) stocked with tons of treats that I can’t wait to share with you! Yesterday was spent hanging out with friends, strolling the Glenfield night markets and watching X Factor – a good weekend all up! Now onto the week ahead – here are five things to get your week started…


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