27 July 2015
This weekend, my friends Gerald and Melissa got hitched . . . and I made their wedding cake . . . my
first wedding cake! It was five tiers . . . go big or go home, right?
It’s almost been a year since my first cake order(!), and I feel like every cake has been preparing me for this one.…
19 July 2015
this cake may make me feel better about my piping skills . . .
This past Wednesday was my 30th birthday (woo hoo!). I love birthday week . . . you have an excuse to eat lots of cake . .…
14 July 2015
This is the story of a lovely pint cake that almost didn’t make it . . .
My dad’s birthday is July 2nd.
Last year my family was in Florida around July 6th, when my mom was telling a story about how he had just turned 60.…
12 July 2015
This cake! Over the past week, I worked on my largest order and most challenging cake to date. It was epic, to say the least.
A few weeks ago, I met with my client Mike, who is an old co-worker of mine.…
15 June 2015
Greetings from sunny Florida! My mom and I took a road trip to see my grandma and other family members . . . and since my grandma is savvy, she sees all of my cake pictures on facebook.…
6 June 2015
Summer is here . . . time for summer themed cakes, like this beach ball cake!
My client is throwing a beach ball themed party for her son’s first birthday, and she asked me to make a cake and a smash cake.…
24 May 2015
This weekend, I had my biggest order to date from a new client. I have to say a huge thank you to Becket from
The Food Fairy, a local personal chef! She is friends with a co-worker of mine, Xenia, who connected us.… Read More
12 May 2015
This is part two of cake week – where I had six cakes due between Wednesday and Sunday!
Call it a survival story, if you will 😉 You can read part one
On Friday, I assembled, decorated and delivered three cakes .…
12 May 2015
Last week was my busiest cake week yet! With six cakes due, when I typically only do two per week, it was a challenge in the time management department.
… note to self: do not cram 3 12-inch pans into the oven . Read More
26 April 2015
Remember when I was on a quest to perfectly ship macarons?
You can read about it, in part one
The first few attempts were less than successful, but I was determined to find a way to ship them without damage.…