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12,484 views, 0 by Latrell

Latrell

Polo Logo

I want to do a Polo Shirt Cake for Father’s Day, and was wondering what would be the best way to do the Polo Logo? Thank you all for any suggestions.

2,099 views, 0 by Laura Loukaides

Laura Loukaides

What to do....

Hi everyone, I’m a little confused at the moment. You see, I need to try out some new techniques on my cakes but I can’t actually keep the cake, if that makes sense… no… no that didn’t make sense… Okay, I want to try out some new recipes and...

4,239 views, 0 by Miriam

Miriam

What Happenned To My Cake?

This is the first time baking this chocolate fruitcake (or any fruitcake for that matter). When I got them out of the tin/s this morning (left overnight to cool in the tins) and turned them upside down they both have large dents in the...

2,011 views, 0 by Slice of Sweet Art

Slice of Sweet Art

Help! Chocolate & Nut Allergies!!!!

I have a few cake orders coming up with known nut allergies and they want chocolate cake and/or chocolate butter cream, however, all the chocolate I’ve worked with have a disclaimer on their packaging that states the product is processed on...

1,097 views, 5 by K Cakes

Learning to say no.

I’m a hobbyist baker. All of my creations are done for friends and family. At one stage I dreamt of doing the whole cake making thing as a business but, when I researched it, I realised I just wasn’t in the right geographical area for that to be...

1,034 views, 1 by mikeswife03

Novice Decorator

My name is Alberta. I am originally from the coast of NC but have lived for many years in OH/IN. I have 2 girls of my own 42 & 27 both are married. The oldest has 3 children & 2 grandchildren. But I also have 4 stepchildren all married,...

1,677 views, 1 by Jenniffer White

Jenniffer White

Dealing with overbearing MOBs during consultations

I really hate it when I meet with a bride and the mother thinks she’s the main focus of the wedding. I had a consult earlier today and I could tell from the get-go that the mother was trying her best to recreate “her” wedding day. I can handle...

1,021 views, 0 by Nion12

cupcake story

Today i am going to tell you about my cupcake story.Once upon a time there lived a young woman. She was often insecure and often afraid and continually questioned her decisions and ideas and dreams. She was also chosen and loved and made...

2,458 views, 60 by Michal Bulla

Michal Bulla

Woohoo, Proud Father :)

Hey all my friends, I just wanted to share my happiness with you. Today, early morning, I become father of our second daughter Dominika.

1,364 views, 0 by Jeff

Bewildered Father

I have an unusual request/topic. My daughter wants to go to school for Pastry Arts. We hope to open a specialty cake business in PA or SC way off in the future. There is a lot I could tell you about future plans but for now we need advice....

843 views, 1 by Happyhills Cakes

Happyhills Cakes

Happyhills cakes

Hi I’m Emily, I’ve been running Happyhills cakes for a few years, primarily through restaurants and farmers markets, and now the majority of work is for weddings. I live near Glasgow on the west coast of scotland which is a great area for...

2,659 views, 1 by Ciccio

Ciccio

Food Hygiene IBC vs SBC

Just curious as to what your opinions are as to IBC vs SMC regarding possible food poisoning as SMC only really goes up 140F or 60C , to kill most pathogens you must go to 75C or 167F, , to me this makes it a little dangerous if you cake is...

2,068 views, 0 by Karen

Karen

Scam orders

Just received this and wanted to share this with everyone. I immediately knew it was some sort of scam or joke but when I googled her email address it was confirmed. Elizabeth Kerr has sent you a message using your contact form at:...

1,113 views, 0 by Danielle

Danielle

Wedding cakes & Sugar flowers!

Hi everyone!!! My name is Danielle. And baking is a passion that started at a very young age in my mother’s kitchen. I love creating and making new confectionery products. As a full time Pastry Chef with 10+ experience, I also, love creating...

887 views, 17 by CuriAUSSIEty Cakes

CuriAUSSIEty  Cakes

Mama's Boys collaboration ( Happy Mother's day 2016)

The sugar Fraternity come together to celebrate their mum’s in sugar flowers. 32 talented male sugar artists each chose a flower that represented their mum on a very deep and personal level. Many of these cakes were actually given to their...

1,215 views, 0 by Redhead

Mother's Day Cake Decorating

Hello, please have a look at my Mother’s Day Cake Decorating where I made 2 victoria sponge cakes and decorated them with fondant, one in blue and one in pink. I tried out some new techniques which worked well. http://youtu.be/YAdOvGqRnBg

1,333 views, 12 by The Moonlight Hare

The Moonlight Hare

My works been featured in Create and Craft Magazine !!

I’m very proud my work has been featured in the 2015 Spring edition of Create and Craft Magazine (available to craft club members) http://www.createandcraft.tv/ Follow my ‘How to guide’ to create this cake for Mother’s Day. I created this...

396 views, 0 by whijan

When to do everything

I am very new to baking, I bought all the ingredients to make a cake for my mom for mothers day, my sister is the baker in the house, but she cannot make this cake anymore. It is a yellow vanilla cake with butter cream icing and marshmallow...

571 views, 0 by KkAREN

KkAREN

Event/Celebration focus

Hi, like a lot of folks it seems, I’ve just made the jump from baking for fun to making things a bit more formal. I was wondering does anyone keep a list of things you can focus on? Just passed Mother’s day (in the UK) and Valentine’s has just...

2,531 views, 4 by Becky Pendergraft

Becky Pendergraft

Chocolate Espresso Cupcake Recipe

In honor of Valentine’s Day, thought I’d share what is my ABSOLUTE favorite chocolate cupcake recipe – my super-moist chocolate espresso! I have paired this delectable cupcake with so many different flavors of frostings – peppermint white...