12 Easy and Spooky Halloween Desserts

Easy and Spooky Halloween Desserts

  Halloween is not far away, and while my kids enjoy all of the candy they get, my favorite part by far is all of the festive desserts and treats to be made! Today I am sharing some super cute and spooky Halloween desserts that you will enjoy making too!   1. Witch Hat Brownie […]

How to Make a Buttercream Petal Cake

How to make a buttercream petal cake.

  The buttercream petal cake design has been out for a while, but it is still a very popular cake design. I like it because it looks great by itself or with decorations on top. I was asked to make a simple fishing cake for a birthday, so I went with the buttercream petals to […]

How to Make a Globe Cake.

How to make a globe cake.

  I’ll be honest with you, when I was first asked to make this globe cake for our church’s mission trip fundraising event I was honored, but also extremely nervous! I had never made a sphere cake before. I had no idea what size pans to use, and my biggest fear was how in the […]

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How to Make a Fondant Banner

how to make a fondant banner

  Fondant banners are super easy to make, and can really add a beautiful touch to your decorated cakes. They can seem intimidating, but I assure you they are not at all as hard as they look. I will show you in this tutorial how to make a fondant banner in a few simple steps. […]

Decorating Cakes With Fondant: The Ultimate Guide

Decorating Cakes with Fonddant

  I hated fondant and I hated decorating cakes with it. I hated working with it so much that at the beginning of my cake decorating business, I vowed to only make and sell buttercream cakes. But I soon realized the limitations of not using fondant. Clients ordering birthday cakes, especially for kids, usually want […]

Must Have Tools For Decorating Fondant Cakes: Ultimate Guide

Must Have Tools For Decorating Fondant Cakes; The Ultimate Guide

  Confession; I used to hate fondant. When I started taking cake orders I avoided decorating fondant cakes. I vowed to only decorate and sell buttercream cakes.  But as I started getting more and more cakes orders, I saw the limitations in my business from not taking on fondant cakes. A lot of cakes ordered […]

DIY Cornstarch Puff for Working With Fondant

DIY cornstarch puff for working with fondant

  When using fondant for cake decorating it’s a good idea to keep cornstarch (or powdered sugar) close by. Fondant is sticky. It can stick to your work surface, cutters or molds, and this can cause a mess and unnecessary cake decorating stress! This DIY Corstarch puff is super simple and cheap to make and […]

Farm Animal Themed Birthday Cake

Farm animal barnyard themed birthday cake

  Farm animal themed birthday parties are super cute!  When this cake was requested I was excited to practice these farm animal cake figurines. In the beginning days of my cake decorating journey I would stay away from fondant figures, but as I have become more confident in cake decorating I love making them!   […]

Homeade Cake Pan Release

showing homeade pan release on a cake pan

  This recipe will change your life. Okay, maybe it won’t change your life, but it will change your baking. Before I learned about this recipe, preparing my pans for baking cakes felt like a chore. I was buttering and flouring my pans and then cutting out 8 or 6 inch circles of wax paper […]

How to Make an Ice Cream Cone Drip Cake

picture of upside down ice cream cone drip cake

    There are 2 things I will eat or drink no matter what the temperature is outside. I will drink hot coffee when it’s 100 degrees, and I will eat ice cream when it’s 30. So, an ice cream themed birthday party in the middle of February sounded all right to me! This upside […]