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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!   […]

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 […]

10 Christmas Cakes Almost Too Beautiful to Eat

Christmas cakes

        I could stare at cakes all day. To some of you that will just sound weird. To others, you will know exactly how I feel. These are my top 10 stare-worthy Christmas cakes, Almost too beautiful to eat. I’ve never met any dessert that was really too beautiful to eat, but these sure do come […]

Easy DIY Fortnite Cake

Fortnite cake

Fortnite, it’s everywhere! My kids talk about it all the time, want to play it all the time, and constantly do those dances!! Ahhhhhh…..do you know those dances I’m talking about?? Kids everywhere are into Fortnite right now. And you know what that means? Yes, lots of Fortnite cake requests! I did a super easy […]

Tribal Baby Shower Cake and Cookies

tribal cake and cookies

  This cake and matching cookies were created for my long time childhood friend, who is having her first baby. Her mother is full blooded Indian so it was no surprise to me that they were going for a tribal baby shower theme. They picked out the tribal baby cake topper, and that was ordered […]

Easy, Delicious, Homemade Fondant for Cake Decorating

Homeade Fondant Recipe

  Learning to make my own fondant was a game changer. Until then I had been buying it premade, which becomes very expensive and very aggravating when you’re in the middle of decorating a cake and realize that you don’t have enough of it. I had no idea it was so easy and cheap to […]