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It's So Much MoreThan Cake

Podcast from family baking brand Bakeful Play. Eavesdrop into some of the amazing conversations that go one behind the scenes of social media, join me on the rollercoaster of parenting, push open a few Instagram windows and discover why baking is always so much more than cake.

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Episode 12

Laura chats to Helen Haskell from The Wallace & Gromit Children's Charity & The Grand Appeal to find out how customer's donations help improve the lives of poorly children and their families across the country. Stay tuned to discover Gromit's favourite cake! Donate to win a sackful of small business goodies Shop Gromit Unleashed Shop Bakeful Play 10% of net profits from Bakeful Play orders placed before the end of 29th November 2021 will be donated to the charity. * The Surprise Sackful Draw ends Sunday 5th December 2021 at 7pm Donations made after this time will not include entry into the prize draw. * Enter the draw for free by emailing bakefulplay@gmail.com


29 Nov 2021

Rank #1

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Episode 11 - Badger Cake & Batons

This week Laura talks to international conductor (and her former pupil) Ben Glassberg. They discuss the challenges of parenting when navigating a burgeoning international career, the emotional nourishment of a good risotto and a fabulous lady called Jackie who delivers cake by van in the English countryside. Hurrah for Jackie!


22 Nov 2021

Rank #2

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Episode 10 - What a Monday!

A funny, little minisode where Laura muses on the complicated feeling of parental guilt and rescues a particularly manic Monday with an old school jam sponge and tinned custard. Use your discount code to shop Bakeful Play Jam Sponge


15 Nov 2021

Rank #3

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Episode 9 - Loaf Cake & Lino Cuts

This week, Laura talks to the wonderful artist Sam Marshall. The chat is wide ranging, nourishing and inspiring. A really important episode in many ways.  Sam's Instagram Sam's Website Bakeful Play


8 Nov 2021

Rank #4

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Episode 8 - With the Bakeful Smalls, one of whom turns 3.

In this episode Laura invites you into a noisier than usual kitchen. The Smalls are making gingerbread and answering your questions. At the same time, Laura reflects on how it feels to have your smallest (and final) baby turn three and muses on a contemplative half term. Letter to Smallest on his 3rd Birthday Go To Chocolate Birthday Cake Recipe Shop Bakeful Play Winter & Christmas Collection The Bakeful Way


1 Nov 2021

Rank #5

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Episode 7 - Kissing the Mixing Bowl & Other Tales

Laura talks to Natalie Tallisman, co-founder of the brilliant 'Tales of Me' book collection. They chat about baking memories, the important of a Mason Cash mixing bowl, juggling motherhood and running a business and much, much more. Use Bakeful15 for a discount at Tales of Me Find recipes mentioned in this episode below: Garibaldi Biscuits Top tips for pavlova making Last few Monday Club bundles available here. 


18 Oct 2021

Rank #6

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Episode 6- Peace, contentment and marmalade loaf

In today's minisode Laura talks about adjusting to life with two under two and the happiness that can be found in the ordinary, extraordinary things. Join The Monday Club Contented orange marmalade cake


11 Oct 2021

Rank #7

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Episode 5 - Sprinkle Cake and Revelations

This week Laura is joined in the Bakeful Play kitchen for an uplifting chat with lovely illustrators Leah Riley and Nora Wright for chat covering everything from life changing moments, virtual colleagues and shocking revelations about birthday cakes and digestive biscuits. Put the kettle on and enjoy. https://www.instagram.com/itsmadebyleah/ norawright https://www.bakefulplay.com/post/sprinkle-cake


4 Oct 2021

Rank #8

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Episode 4 - Beef Stew & Dumplings

In this week's minisode Laura talks about losing her Grandfather at the end of August and an epiphany moment on the M6 about the important of food, baking and beef stew with dumplings. Get Baking E Book https://www.bakefulplay.com/product-page/get-baking-ebook Patreon Packages https://www.patreon.com/join/bakefulplay


27 Sep 2021

Rank #9

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22 Sep 2021

Rank #10