How to Make a Sunflower Cake

This post contains affiliate links.   What You’ll Need. A frosted cake. Buttercream frosting. Yellow food color. Brown food color. Green food color. Circle cookie cutter. Piping bags. Leaf piping tip. #3 Piping tip. Grass piping tip.   How to make your sunflower cake.   Before starting to decorate your cake, use your circle cookie […]

Edible Sugar Glue Recipe For Attaching Fondant to Cakes

edible sugar glue fondant paintbrush

When I started decorating cakes I had no idea how to attach fondant to my cakes or how to attach fondant pieces to each other. I would quickly slap my decorations on my freshly frosted cake and hope for the best. My fondant figures, already looking pretty rough, would look even worse when I was […]

How to Make a Baby Shark Cake.

baby shark cak

Baby shark do do do do do….  I can’t even think about baby shark without getting that song stuck in my head! Baby shark cakes are still a very requested birthday cake theme for me to make right now. And they’re actually not too hard to make. So whether you are a cake decorator or […]

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35 Creative Ways to Market Your Cake or Cookie Business on a Limited Budget.

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  You’re not a marketer, you’re a cake decorator! And you’re just starting out, you don’t have a lot of extra money to spend on marketing and advertising, you’re trying to make money! This is a problem not only for cake and cookie decorators, but for a lot of creative business owners. We have creative […]

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

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 […]

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. In this tutorial I will show you 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 […]