Mental Health & Well-being – Looking After Yourself

Mental Heath - Miss Charlotte Cake

I like the idea of an over-riding topic about women taking the time to look after their mental health and well-being. I have personal experience knowing how important it is to nurture your own mental health and well-being, from a recovery perspective.  This topic is incredibly important to me, and I’m …

The SundayGirl Company & their Retro Inspired Aprons

The SundayGirl Company makes retro inspired aprons that are pieces of art. I was approached by this lovely British company a few months ago about helping them to promote their beautiful product, and fell in love with their unique designs.  The original idea behind the SundayGirl Company was to create …

SweetAs Cakeaway – Auckland Dessert Delivery Service

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SweetAs Cakeaway are here for your weekend cravings! Picture this, it’s Saturday night, you’re watching movies at home and you’re craving a sweetie treatie but can’t be bothered making anything, or going out to get it. OK, I basically just described every single weekend of my life. Thankfully, Auckland now has it’s …

Pageboy – A Vintage Hairstyle Tutorial

Vintage Black Gown Colin Cole - Miss Charlotte Cake

My go-to hairstyle these days are long and shorter versions of the classic 40’s pageboy. I just create different versions of it as my hair gets longer and longer. Sometimes I style my pageboy half down and half up styling the top section into a curly poodle or victory rolls. It’s a …

5 Simple Ways to Get into Pinup Style

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One of the first things I noticed when I started exploring pinup style was the varying degrees of how some women chose to embrace their own ‘pinup’ side. Some women would be in full pinup all day every day, with hair and makeup included to complete their daily looks. Some women get dressed …

Valentine’s Day Sugar Cookies Recipe + Win Mellow Lipsticks

Valentine's Day - Miss Charlotte Cake

Valentine’s Day – also known as the ‘Feast of Saint Valentine’. The day where lovers acknowledge their sweet affections for one another.  If you celebrate Valentine’s Day it’s usually by giving or receiving chocolates, flowers, romantic cards or a date-night. For some, its eating junk food and watching Netflix alone …

Vegan Meringue Recipe Using Aquafaba

Vegan Meringue - Miss Charlotte Cake

Vegan meringue? How is that even a thing?. When I heard about using aquafaba to replicate egg white I thought it was complete bollocks to be honest. To put it simply, aquafaba basically translates too ‘water + beans’. Vegan meringue can be made from the thick water that’s leftover from …