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Big update

Well it sure seems that I’ve been neglecting the blog here! In fact I’ve been posting regular updates at the Kickstarter campaign page, and they were supposed to be updating the blog here but I forgot to check and turns … Continue reading

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Big Thanks

This book is only going to be a reality because of the support of some very special people – my Kickstarter backers! I’ve just put up a “Wall of Thanks” page with all their names (barring a few stragglers who … Continue reading

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Pre-order the book

I’ve had messages from several people who pledged support on Kickstarter in exchange for copies of the book, asking how they can order more copies.  So, I’ve added a pre-order page to the site. You can purchase copies of both … Continue reading

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Kickstarter Success

A HUGE thank you to everyone who has been supporting the project, not only did the project meet the funding goal it smashed through it with a total raised of 140% the target! I’ll be working hard to contact backers … Continue reading

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75% Funding

Today the project passed the three quarter’s funded milestone, and with 11 days left to go that means we’re right on track! Thanks for all the pledges, tweets, shares and likes every single one of them really does help spread … Continue reading

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Scones

I did a guest blog post today for Rebecca Ritson (the talented journalist who writes for The Good Cornwall Guide, and Cornwall Life amongst others) about the Pasty Championships, and my baking in general.  I included my scones recipe which … Continue reading

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New Reward Tiers…

Lots of people have been asking to buy pasties, so I’ve decided to add some new reward ties which include actual pasties.  Full details on the Kickstarter page but here are the basics: £22 – An Award Winning Pasty 1 … Continue reading

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Off to a Great Start

Just a couple of days into the project and already at 22% funding – thanks to everyone who’s been pledging and sharing the page! This afternoon to help move things along I did an “Ask Me Anything” post at Reddit.com … Continue reading

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Kickstarter Pitch Video

Apparently Kickstarter projects with videos are WAY more likely to get funded than ones  with only text and pictures.  If you’ve not been to the campaign page yet, this is the pitch video I made… Want to find out more? … Continue reading

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Cornish Pasty Kickstarter is Live

The Kickstarter campaign for my forthcoming book, provisionally titled “How to make an award winning Cornish pasty” is now live.  Please visit the page, pledge your support, and share it on Twitter and Facebook! I’m aiming to raise £1200 to … Continue reading

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