What an absolute joy meeting with Anna and Sophie. They came to discuss Sophie's upcoming 10th Birthday.
An Afternoon Tea, after school for Sophie and her friends.
After speaking with Sophie for a few minutes i learnt that she loved all Animals and Birds.
So a Cake with Birds, Butterflies .....and Silver Dragonflies
There shall be a Birthday Cake -
Chocolate Mud with Cherry Ripe dotted throughout with a Cherry Ripe Ganache, filling all six layers.
A Mauve Cake with Purple Flowers and Purple little Birds...as Sophie loves the colour Purple.
Cupcakes - Vanilla with a milk chocolate ganache filling - topped with little Mint Green Lids and Purple Flowers ...sitting in little clear cake boxes...tied with Purple ribbon and a Thank you tag.... to hand to each of her guests as they leave.
Jelly Cakes - filled with Vanilla Cream and dusted with Coconut.
Dark Chocolate Ganache Tarts - with Mauve Non Parells sprinkled on top.
Purple Chocolates - in Purple Mini Cases - with a little Mint Butterfly sitting on top.
Mint Chocolate Buttons - in little White Cases with a little Purple Butterfly resting on the edge.
Swirled Mint Green Meringues.......
Swirled Mauve Meringues.
Jelly Cups - with tall White Spoons.
Mint Green embossed Butterfly Cookies.
Pretty Mauve wrapped Chocolates..... with Silver Dragonflies.
Little Embossed Bird Vanilla Cookies - in Cellophane Bags - again, with pretty Mauve tops and a Silver Butterfly on each - for Sophie to hand to her guests as a Thank you gift.
Mini Chicken Quiches...with a hint of Curry.
Mini Herb and Cheese Muffins....in mini Purple Cases.
Sophie's Grandmother made gorgeous little Marshmallow and Cookie cup and saucer treats and Sausage Rolls for the party.
Out under a vibrant blue sky surrounded by her friends and family - Sophie had a beautiful afternoon in which to celebrate her 10th Birthday.
Mint Green Meringues
Purple Chocolate Cups
Vanilla - Little Bird Cookies
Jelly Cakes with Vanilla Cream
Green Chocolate Buttons in little White Cups
Mint Green Butterfly Cookies
Dark Chcoolate Tarts with Mauve Non Parells.
Milk Chocolate dipped Strawberries
Herb and Cheese MMini Muffins in Purple Cases
And what party would be complete without a big Purple Balloon...
My gift to Sophie.
Many Purple Birthday Wishes to you Sophie....
Thank you Anna