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 …

One Weekend, Two Historical Auckland Tours

Auckland City - Miss Charlotte Cake

Auckland City is a pretty awesome place to live.  We’re so lucky to have an urban city mixed with historical buildings right next to the ocean. Two of my favourite buildings in our city are the Auckland Town Hall, and The Civic Theatre. Both buildings are located within a 2 minute …

Upgrading Your Blouse for Cufflinks

I was given some cufflinks by Cuff Connection. Unfortunately for me, at the time I didn’t own a blouse or shirt that had a space for cufflinks.  I wanted learn how to upgrade one of my favourite long sleeve tops into an item that could have cufflinks. A beautiful Thornton Hall blouse that …