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It's that time of year again to start shopping for Christmas. Get yourself organised early and pre-order some unique handmade gifts for your colleagues, friends, neighbours, day care workers or kids teachers. There are so many talented handmaidens out there, I see...

Once Upon A Pie cake flavours

Cakes shouldn't just look amazing, but they need to taste amazing too! All cakes made by Once Upon A Pie are custom made from scratch and decorated by me, Amy. The below is a list of current cake and cupcake flavours on offer. If you have a special request please let...

Find me at the markets!

Are you a fudge fan? Or perhaps just a fan of my fudge? Or addicted to my delicious brookies? Come and find me at the markets each month, with a constantly chnaging list of pick n mix fudge flavours and 4 flavours of brookies to choose from. Currently you will find me...

Once Upon A Pie Market Stall!

I have been planning to do it for a while now, but just haven't quiet gotten around to it. But finally, this October, Once Upon A Pie had its first market stall. A lovely local market that happens every so often in Chelsea, Nanna Cool Markets is a gorgeous little...

AFL Grand Final Day Cupcakes

Planning a Grand Final Day BBQ, or attending one and not sure what to take? I am making up special cupcake boxes for the occasion. Cakes will be decorated with team colours for both teams playing in the Grand Final. If your household is strictly one sided on the...

Fathers Day Fudge Boxes

Buying gifts for men can be difficult, so Fathers Day is sometimes a tricky one... This Fathers Day I am offering boxes of mixed Fudge for a perfect (manly) gift for you Dad/Grandad/Husband/Father of your children, or perhaps a cheeky gift for yourself! Once Upon A...

Cakes as Thank-you gifts

Now isnt that a fab idea? There is often times when you want to thank people in your life that have helped you out with a little gift. But what to get them? Recently a Mum who I had baked a custom decorated celebration cake for her newborn baby Teddys arrival into the...

The Making of a Captain America Cake

Oooh look at me! I'm an innocent Captain America Cake! I look easy right? Wrong.   Ok, so it's not a three tiered super hero extravaganza with fists bursting out of the top and capes flapping out the back or anything, but it's still hard alright! When an...

Behind the Scenes: The Making of a Vintage Wedding Dessert Table

A few weeks ago I put together, and I have to say - pulled off, my first dessert table and wedding cake for a lovely vintage-style wedding in Adelaide. I thought I would share with you all what exactly went into putting this together. Firstly, because people keep...

How to make your Wedding Cake more cost effective.

At Once Upon A Pie I am all about simple, clean and cost effective wedding cakes. If you want an extravagant 10 tier cake with intricate piping work and edible flowers – whilst I am sure it will look amazing and wow all your guests – I am not the baker for you....