247 Naija Cake Affairs: Nigeria’s foremost Cake Blog

Good morning my dear bakers and cake lovers. I hope you are enjoying this week. I have made it a choice to always be hopeful and positive. In this segment of the Admin's Helpful Tutorial Series, I will be presenting to you my wonderful readers, a step by step detail of how to make the car cake. These are easy steps but the end product comes our amazing

Let's do it!

Tuesday, 19 April 2016 00:00

The Role of Milk In Cake Making Featured

Most baked goods rely on a handful of ingredients, including milk, eggs, sugar, flour and butter, and each of these items plays a vital role in the formation of the end product. Milk has several roles in baking a cake beyond just moistening a batter. Milk adds structure to a batter so it doesn't collapse in the oven. Milk can also give cakes their crisp crust.

Tuesday, 19 April 2016 00:00

Faux Cake Stand - A Trend In The Naija baking Industry Featured

The term "Faux" here will literally mean "fake" or "not real". The Faux cake stand designs have been introduced into the cake decoration and presentation platform to add beauty, glamour, as well as suspense. These beautiful gilded faux cake stands are created with common cake decorating supplies and decorated with molded gum paste! And just like that,your cakes will appear to be supported by this ornate “cake stand”, but it's really just an optical illusion!

Some time ago I wrote about a cake smashing birthday party for Baby Abuoma and I can remember vividly that I said that this system of kiddies birthday celebration is not common here in Naija. Now I want to withdraw my statement after catching a glimpse of this picture album belonging to M12 Photography! It was awesome how many kids here in Nigeria have smashed their cakes while this wonderful photographer stood near, catching all the memorable clips on camera. 

Ladies and gentlemen, Let me introduce to you, Bisola Ijalana, the CEO of M12 Photography who operates a team of photographers with specialty on maternity, new born babies, 1st birthdays, cake smash and family portraits. These group of experts have done lots of work, putting kids in the best mood for picture taking and they have captured the best moments of Naija kids in the eyes of the camera! Below are some of the moments for different kids as showcased in their album

My valued bakers and cake lovers, I do hope you are enjoying the weekend. For me I am, and that is why I have compiled these wonderful cakes for you my dear readers to view and possibly store on your memory devices.

In today's segment of Naija traditional wedding Cake Ideas, we will be showcasing eight classical cakes that will fit your celebrity status during your Trad. For bakers, please copy an paste is allowed as long as the client wants it.

Let's enjoy the views..

Thursday, 14 April 2016 00:00

The Cakes Et Al Family Exhibition - A Success Story Featured

A few days ago, (12th & 13th April), The Cakes Et Al Family exhibition rocked the Lagos metropolis and witnessed a large turn out of professional and hubby bakers ans well as cake show lovers.

The organizer of the event and CEO of Cakes Et Al, Mrs Bidemi Anselem Bidokwu, had this to say:

"Wow! It has been awesome 2 days, 12th & 13th April. The cakes et al family exhibition / open house was a huge success; we God all the glory. And thanks to our friends from far and near for their support and presence. May the Lord bless you all."

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