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 […]

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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 […]

Galaxy cupcakes

galaxy cupcakes

  Do you want a simple, out of this world cute, and astoundingly easy to make cupcake that is sure to impress anyone? You should definitely give these simple galaxy cupcakes a try.     What you need: Cupcakes Buttercream frosting Black cupcake liners. Americolor electric pink Americolor electric blue Sweetopolita sprinkles piping bags 1M […]

How to Crush Your Goals in 2019

  It’s a new year and you know what that means? No, not new years resolutions, new years goals! What’s the difference you ask? Well, resolutions usually don’t last very long. You make a decision in your head, you might say them out loud and tell a few people, but by March you’ve fallen off […]

How to Make Rudolph Cookie Pops

Reindeer nose sugar cookie pops

  If you’re looking for a simple, cute DIY Christmas treat or a cookie that is sure to sell out at a pop up shop, these Rudolph cookie pops are for you! They are super cute and one of my best sellers during the Christmas season. They are also really easy to make. What you […]

How to Make Perfect Cut Out Sugar Cookies

  Sugar cookies are not just for Christmas anymore. They are for birthday gifts, teacher appreciation gifts, wedding favors, baby announcements and much more. Sugar cookies have made a huge come back.   And while everyone loves a sugar cookie, not everyone love making sugar cookies. They can be a real pain to bake unless […]