Category Archives: Cake Decorating

Grab a Map

While we know that “Not all who wander are lost”, but most of them are.  A map is a critical piece of equipment for any trip. Hiking is not an exception.  This map and compass fondant cupcake topper was included … Continue reading

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Take a Hike

Spring is officially here!  The weather is pleasant, everything is in bloom, (including allergies), and it is time to get outside. Recently my son and his scout troop completed a 50 mile hike, spread over 3 days.  I am super … Continue reading

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M&M cake

M&M cake templateThe other day, I baked up a treat for my hubby to take to work.  This surprisingly simple M&M cake is always a hit, and I have made it several times. 

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Calla Lily Cake

Recently, I took a Fondant and Gumpaste Cake Decorating class.  Gumpaste flowers are something I have wanted to learn for a long time.  This has sparked my passion for cake decorating once again. 

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Snowflake Cupcakes

I just finished making 50 cupcakes for our American Heritage Girls Christmas party.  The theme was Winter Wonderland.  The Explorer who planned the event for her Lewis and Clark Award wanted everything decorated blue with snowflakes.  I was happy to … Continue reading

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Are you ready for some FOOTBALL?

I grew up listening to Hank Williams Jr. singing the intro to Monday Night Football.  As we are all starting to dream of cooler weather, I must ask “Are you ready for some football?” Whether you cheer for your favorite … Continue reading

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Baby Girl Cupcakes

Late last night I was up making cupcakes for my husband to take to work. One of his co-workers is having a baby girl.

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Lego Cupcake

Recently Lily entered her AHG troop’s Cupcake Wars. I am proud to announce she placed second.

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For the budding artist

We all have an artist within us.  Some of us are just fortunate enough to have found it. I was recently asked to make a cake for a friend whose daughter was turning 7.  She was having a little birthday … Continue reading

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Easter Cake

I have a few distinct memories from Easter growing up – one is that my mother always made the same coconut cake.  While I am not a huge fan of coconut, I insist on making this cake for my family … Continue reading

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