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1,656 views, 0 by Steph Walters

Steph Walters

Hope I am not trying to run before I can walk!!!! :o/

Hello :o) My name is Steph and I am totally new to the world of cake business. I started playing about with cupcakes last year after seeing and being inspired by the beauty of the cakes made by “Carina’s Cupcakes”. After having some really...

1,161 views, 0 by Sharon

Sharon

First time in 35 years....

Before I start my story, let me skip to the ending. I made it. Yesterday morning I started having pain shooting down my left leg. We have family day every Thursday, all four grandkids were here with their parents, as well as my mom. Advil...

741 views, 11 by Judy

Judy

Apple or Android?

Have I found the one thing likely to split our community?! I have loved all the comments that this simple little cake generated – and am still amazed at reaching the home page with it! I made it as a joke for my son-in-law’s birthday as he is...

2,214 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...

5,777 views, 7 by CuriAUSSIEty Cakes

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CakesDecor Gazette: Issue 4.09 / September 2015

I hope you all love this months gazette as much as I did putting it together! So many wonderful collaborations to share along with some of the best top 5 cakes you could imagine. Oh and did you see the cake decorators of the week this month, OMG...

694 views, 0 by Sweet Alchemy Amsterdam

Sweet Alchemy Amsterdam

Sweet Alchemy Amsterdam

I adore good food, I like cooking, it’s a pleasure to see a friend smiling and going “mmmmhhhhhhh….” while enjoying a cupcake I just baked! I don’t have a long family history of great chefs or bakers, so everything I know about baking and...

1,032 views, 0 by AngelsBakeShop

AngelsBakeShop

Hi, I am new to Cakes Decor!

Hi everyone, My name is Claudia, I am out of Virginia US. I was originally born in Bolivia. I have 2 little ones that well drive me up a wall lol…. but I love with all my being. I started cake decorating about 4 years ago, when my second child...

4,629 views, 0 by Michal Bulla

Michal Bulla

CakesDecor Interviews #4 - The Baking Sheet

Before discovering her passion for cake and cookie decorating, Loren worked for 15 years in sales and marketing at a large technology company. Currently, as a wife and stay-at-home mom to her 5 1/2 year old son Ryan, she now has much more...

596 views, 0 by MissyKay

MissyKay

MissyKay Newbie

Hello Everyone…..I just wanted to introduce myself. My name is Missy. My website is currently being built but my facebook page is https://www.facebook.com/SugarChicCakeBoutique?pnref=lhc (please feel free to like my page). I have done an...

638 views, 3 by Angel, The Cupcake Lady

Angel, The Cupcake Lady

Do You Cover Up...?

I don’t know about you – but as much as I love cooking and baking shows on TV, one of the things that drives me up the wall is that almost nobody covers their hair! I am super neurotic about someone finding a hair in one of my cakes or cupcakes...

2,530 views, 0 by Amanda Reinsbach

Amanda Reinsbach

MN Cottage Food Law

Hello to all the MN bakers out there! I am posting about the MN Cottage Food Law that is out there trying to get passed. Here is the information about it: I, petition my Minnesota state legislators to enact a Cottage Foods bill authorizing the...

985 views, 13 by Roo's Little Cake Parlour

Roo's Little Cake Parlour

Meeting a CD friend

As some of you know, I am away on honeymoon in Bellagio Italy, the home of another CD member, Kate Plumcake. We got in touch and met up yesterday, what a lovely time we had, was as if we had known each other forever, so much to talk about. We...

2,293 views, 2 by Michal Bulla

Michal Bulla

CakesDecor Interviews #3 - Michal Bulla

As I promised, here are the answers to your questions: 1. What was your inspiration behind making cakesdecor.com? There are lot of great cake decorators all over the world and only a few good community websites where they can meet and share...

4,940 views, 13 by CuriAUSSIEty Cakes

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CakesDecor Gazette: Issue 4.08 / August 2015

Welcome to the Issue 4.08 / August 2015 of the CakesDecor Gazette  Click here to view the CD Gazette archives ~ Click here to view Gazette in...

1,408 views, 6 by CuriAUSSIEty Cakes

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Cakesdecor Gazette 5.06 June 2016

This months Gazette is out and as always packed with some gorgeous cakes from our amazing cake family here on Cakedecor. Editorial this month my cause a ripple here or there who knows but I think we need to talk about lots of things in our...

12,966 views, 2 by Raewyn Read Cake Design

Raewyn Read Cake Design

Oh humidity...why do you hate me so?

Here is the full Editorial from this months Cakes Decor Gazette, I got a little carried away and had to trim ALOT of it…sorry Michal haha! Full March Editorial Well good riddance February! I won’t miss your horrible humidity that storms our...

1,052 views, 0 by Mandy

Mandy

Have you ever wanted to tell a client "oh no not that style again"

Have got back from a meeting with a lovely couple who wanted to talk about their wedding next year and get an idea of a cake. Great I thought, something different to get my teeth into, until she said she wanted a cascade of red and white roses...

2,968 views, 0 by Melissa Lamont

Melissa Lamont

How much Fondant?

Hi there. I’m new to the site, but happy to see a place to talk about cakes! I am making a 3-tier cake this summer; 16", 12" and 8". According to a site I found, I would need 15lbs. I was reading the 5 lb box of Wilton and it says it will cover a...

1,541 views, 0 by Donna Tokazowski- Cake Hatteras, Hatteras N.C.

Donna Tokazowski- Cake Hatteras, Hatteras N.C.

Let's talk Mixers: whatcha got, whatcha love, whatcha hate?

I’ll start. I’ve burned out my second Kitchen Aid in less then a year. My first kitchen aid 5qt lasted over 25 years, and it’s still running. (I gave it to a friend) My husband replaced it for me with a refurbished 6qt about ten years ago. It...

5,249 views, 20 by CuriAUSSIEty Cakes

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CakesDecor Gazette: Issue 4.10 / October 2015

The Gazette is out folks with a completely new section talking about my new favorite things as well as highlighting some of the great things that have been happening in the cakey world. I hope you all enjoy it and as always I love hearing your...