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Back to School Gifts 2021

Motivate them at the beginning of a new school year with a tasty gift

The start of a new school year is getting closer, as the Autumn 2021 Term is about to begin, parents are cheering and most kids are huffing, not ready to give up the summer holiday fun quite yet.

You may be rushing around trying to get a few last-minute back-to-school essentials to make sure they have everything, and praying that it is finally the year that they don’t lose that expensive piece of equipment they need for just one subject. Have you remembered to get them that item of clothing you can only get in a certain shop that is only open at very awkward times of the day? At this point you’re thinking if I look at even one more variation of a pen because they need a very specific type – although they all the look the same, and obviously every parent in the whole city or town is looking for the exact same thing. It can be a very stressful time for both children and adults.

Back-to-school gifts aren’t just for the kids, but they are a great way to wish them good luck at the start of a new school year, and it might give them a little bit more motivation to get going at the beginning of the school year. Equally, parents should enjoy a back-to-school gift too, as they have managed to survive a full 6 weeks with the children going wild. Whether you are getting a gift for a parent or child this year we have lots of delicious goodies that are sure to put a smile on someone’s face.

Whole Cakes

This is something that the whole family can enjoy, it would make a great after-school treat for the kids, and the adults will love a slice of cake too. There are lots of flavours to choose from, so you’ll be spoilt for choice:

Strawberries & Cream Cake – A double-layered summer beauty! A fluffy and soft vanilla sponge sandwiched together with sweet strawberry buttercream and drizzled with white chocolate on top. Enjoy with a glass of fizz on a hot sunny day or pair with a warming cuppa for those drizzly English summer days!

Rocky Road Cake – Definitely a favourite that will please the kids. This fun cake has naturally flavoured vanilla sponge and delicious chocolate sponge are swirled together creating an indulgent marbled sponge. English butter and chocolate create a smooth buttercream, with marshmallows and crispy chocolate pearls on top.

Coffee Cake – Send a parent a pick me up, the small caffeine boost will help them recover from the exhaustion of entertaining the children all summer. The sponge is made with quality coffee and free range eggs creating a velvety and light coffee flavoured cake. Coffee is also whipped into the buttercream and delicious chocolate coffee beans sit on top. A coffee lover's dream...

Speculoos Biscoff Cake – This Belgian-style biscoff cake is full of sugar and spice and all things nice! A comforting and warming sponge with a deep caramel flavour and hints of cinnamon and other spices. The sponge is held together with a thick layer of buttercream which is infused with biscoff - a caramelised biscuit spread. More of the biscoff buttercream is spread over the top and then covered with a generous biscoff crumb. This Speculoos Biscoff Cake is not one to be missed!

Chocolate & Caramel Cake – This yummy sponge cake is flavoured with chocolate and caramel creating a marbled effect. It is sandwiched together with a generous double layer of buttercream - chocolate buttercream on the bottom and caramel buttercream on top. It is finished off with more chocolate buttercream on top, a gorgeous drizzle of chocolate, and a sprinkle of crushed salted butter pieces.

There are lots of other fabulous flavours to choose from in our range too!

We also have a great range of gluten free cakes, dairy free cakes, and vegan cakes available too.


Chocolate makes everything seem better; let’s just all accept that fact. Just having a small taste of chocolate can flip the switch in our brains and release endorphins which make us feel a lot more at ease with the world. And kids especially love chocolate. That’s why brownies make such fantastic gifts to send to loved ones and we have a whole selection of different brownie flavours to choose between:

Speculoos Biscoff Brownie – Our Speculoos Biscoff Brownie is full of sugar and spice and all things nice! A delicious chocolate brownie - gloriously gooey in the middle with melted triple chocolate chunks running throughout, topped with a generous layer of biscoff spread and then covered with a crunchy biscoff crumb. Chocolate and biscoff work perfectly together giving the chocolate brownies a dark caramel flavour with hints of cinnamon and other spices. Pure bliss.

Hazelnut Praline Brownie – This decadent and creamy Hazelnut Praline brownie is a nutella lover's dream! The rich and gooey chocolate brownie has hazelnut praline and roasted hazelnut pieces running through it. It is then topped with more hazelnut pieces and spun in deliciously dark chocolate.

Chocolate Orange Brownie – A classic and well loved combination of chocolate and orange make this brownie truly tempting! A gooey chocolate orange flavoured brownie with orange chocolate chunks dotted through the middle. Topped with a pretty white chocolate, dark chocolate and orange chocolate drizzle effect. The ultimate brownie for any Terry's Chocolate Orange lovers out there...

Triple Chocolate Brownie – Our classic Triple Chocolate Brownie is gloriously gooey in the middle with melted triple chocolate chunks running throughout. It is encased with a crunchy top and decorated with a triple chocolate drizzle. Pure. Chocolate. Heaven.

Raspberry & White Chocolate Brownie – Our luxurious White Chocolate and Raspberry Brownies are the perfect blend of gooey rich chocolate, sharp raspberries and sweet white chocolate. Raspberry pieces and white chocolate chunks run through the middle, and on the top is a pretty raspberry and white chocolate drizzle with a sprinkling of delicious raspberry pieces. Yum.

Sharing Brownie – The ultimate brownie sharing box! Four of our scrumptious and gooey brownies flavours in one - Triple Chocolate, Raspberry and White Chocolate, Chocolate Orange and Hazelnut Praline Brownies. Each brownie flavour wedge cuts in to two generous portions serving 8 in total. Perfect as a dessert, an alternative to a birthday cake or as a treat for the family!

As with our whole cakes we also have options for gluten free brownies and vegan brownies too, so everyone can have a delicious brownie as a treat!

These are just our top two back-to-school gift options, we have lots of other delicious treats to choose from including our Baby Sponge Cakes, and our Cake Cards. And all of our goodies can be delivered to your door, or to the home of a loved one, anywhere in the UK.