Fantasy Bakes

Fantasy Bakes

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Fantasy Bakes: The Joker
December 03, 2019

The Joker has the potential to become to future generations of actor as defining a role as any Shakespearean villain. In this episode of Fantasy Bakes, I discuss The Joker as seen on screen and take my film degree out for a spin.

Fantasy Bakes: Dita Von Teese
October 08, 2019

She is the Queen of Burlesque and a style icon. If Dita Von Teese has made any other woman feel as good about themselves as she has made me feel – though her embracing of her looks and celebration of her body – then she deserves all the cake! You see,

Fantasy Bakes: The Cure
September 10, 2019

I’ve always lacked the nerve to meet my heroes and had always believed that you should never meet them. Then I met my Husband whose love of The Cure led to precious time spent with the band over the last 30+ years,

Fantasy Bakes: She-Ra
July 23, 2019

She-Ra was something different; she was a girl like I was a girl. The 1980s original She-Ra may be far from woke but the overall image of a woman saving the day was a good one to grow up on. This is the story of She-Ra and of one little girl growing up...

Fantasy Bakes: KISS
July 09, 2019

What is it about KISS that makes them so special? You will have to listen as I explain why it is that I love them so. This is my music, it makes me proud.

Fantasy Bakes: RuPaul
June 18, 2019

As host of the Emmy Award winning RuPaul’s Drag Race, RuPaul has done so much over the past decade to increase the visibility of LGBTQ+ people and issues on TV. As a cis-gender straight woman who sees herself as an ally,

Fantasy Bakes: Marilyn Monroe
June 04, 2019

Loving Marilyn Monroe is bitter sweet; no-one can make me laugh like she can and I have wanted to look like her when I grow up ever since I can remember. I would kill for her wardrobe but I would not want to walk in her shoes.

Fantasy Bakes: Take That
April 23, 2019

As we celebrate 30 years of Take That, this is a love letter to a band that has been present in my life since I was ten years old. Take That have managed to anticipate every stage of my life and hitch themselves to that waggon. This is rare in a band.

Fantasy Bakes: Elle Woods
April 16, 2019

She may be a fictional character but that makes her no less inspirational. The lead character in Legally Blonde, Elle Woods sets an example of working hard to overcome adversity, carving out your own space in the world,

Fantasy Bakes: Dame Vera Lynn
March 26, 2019

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