• Everything you need to know about Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's wedding cake maker

    Prince Harry and Meghan Markle announced on Tuesday that they have selected Claire Ptak, the owner of London-based Violet Bakery, to create a lemon and elderflower cake for the royal wedding on 19 May. The pastry chef has said she is "delighted" to have been assigned the job, and enthused that the royal wedding is "the most exciting event to be a part of". But just who is Claire, and how did she attract the attention of Harry and Meghan? We've rounded up all you need to know… Who is Claire Ptak? Claire is an author and food stylist who runs

  • You have to try Peter Andre and Emily MacDonagh's go-to healthy dinner recipe

    Peter Andre and his wife Emily MacDonagh have shared the recipe for one of their favourite weeknight meals – and it sounds delicious! The couple appeared in a clip played on ITV's Lorraine to demonstrate how to cook their "Mexican feast", which is not only nutritious but has also been designed to help you get a good night's sleep. Showing how to cook the recipe from the kitchen of their family home, Emily said: "So after we both get home from work we do like to try and spend some time together cooking something healthy." Peter added: "Also, we want

  • Revealed: royal wedding cake maker Claire Ptak's sweet connection to Jamie Oliver

    She may be relatively unknown among royal watchers, but food writer Claire Ptak has been making waves in the culinary world for some time now. Claire, who is making Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's wedding cake, has been named as Jamie Oliver's favourite cake maker. The celebrity chef and father-of-five even commissioned her to make a mocha gluten-free birthday cake for his wife Jools last year.  Claire, who has been labelled London's hippest baker, is known for making indulgent organic bakes, decorated with fresh flowers. She will be making a lemon elderflower cake covered in buttercream for Harry and Meghan's