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Interview #17: Ana Remígio

My name is Ana Remígio and my home is in the Algarve- Portugal. I’m the second of three kids raised by a wonderful mum from whom I have acquired so many passions…one of those was my passion for everything that is sweet. It was only after...

Light Coconut Cake

This cake is good as is without any frosting or you can frost it like I did for my son’s birthday cake (pictured). Light & Fluffy Coconut Cake (makes 1x 9-inch pan) 1 cup sugar 1 ½ cups flour ½ teaspoon baking powder ¼...

Sharp edges on a round cake - the easy way

Want to learn sharp edges the easy way? Well look no further cake fans, I will soon sort you out! Now as a prewarn, easy doesn’t always mean perfect. So what I’m saying is – this method does not provide perfection. Perfect sharp edges yes, but...

Banana Cake

Ingredients 1 1/2 cups bananas, mashed, ripe 2 teaspoons lemon juice 3 cups flour 1 1/2 teaspoons baking soda 1/4 teaspoon salt 3/4 cup butter, softened 2 cups sugar 3 large eggs 2 teaspoons vanilla 1 1/2 cups...

My Cake Decorating Journey

I´m Arantxa, an spanish 35 year old woman. I´m married and I have a 5 year old beautiful son, he´s the light of my life. Since I was a little girl I loved drawing, painting, and doing things with my hands. I went to university and studied Fine...

Interview #20: Jo Orr of Ciccio Cakes

Bio My Name is Jo Orr, and I live in Rotorua, New Zealand. I’m Married with a Stepdaughter Julz & 2 Border Collies Scottie & Teddy. I’m the Head Chef at Ciccio Italian Café but Cake Decorating is a real passion, I love being able...

Interview #47: Violet Lin Tran from The Violet Cake Shop™

Violet’s: CakesDecor Profile | Facebook Page | Website | Pinterest 1. Tell us a little about yourself, family, where do you live and what did you do for a living before making cakes if anything? I was born in Taiwan and immigrated to Canada...

Interview #48: Enrique Rojas from HaveSomeCake

Enrique’s: CakesDecor Profile | Website | Facebook Page Interview 1. Tell us a little about yourself, family, where do you live and what did you do for a living before making cakes if anything? I’m the middle son of a Doctor and a Nurse...

Interview #3: Royal Bakery's Lesley Wright

Lesley is English, but has lived in California for two years. She has been baking ‘full-time’ for less than a year, and counts herself as very lucky that she doesn’t have to do a proper job as well! She is also self-taught, and spends a lot of...

Interview #52: Vasilije Vasiljevic of Nasa Mala Zavrzlama

CakesDecor Profile | Web | Facebook | Instagram 1. Tell us a little about yourself, family, where do you live and what did you do for a living before making cakes if anything? I’m living in Belgrade, Serbia, where I came 20 years ago as a...