Have a Bewitching Halloween
Oct30

Have a Bewitching Halloween

  Go back in time (the mid 60’s) this All Hallows Eve with a bewitching fondant and royal icing sugar cookie. You’re going to flip out with this “adorable” Bewitched sugar cookie video! Grab your inner hippie and have a groovy time making these cookies. For the supply list visit Adorable Bewitched Inspired Sugar Cookie Happy...

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Billows Ribbons and Rose for Hope and Awareness
Oct22

Billows Ribbons and Rose for Hope and Awareness

Decorate for fun and awareness with a step by step tutorial. This lovely video is from 5th Avenue Cake Designs Head over there for the supply list. In case you don’t have the time to bake and decorate your tufted billow weave cookies  and you want to help awareness you may purchase them from  5th Avenue Cake Designs 10% of each sale will be donated to The Nation Cancer Foundation.  Let’s Find a cure for breast cancer..That would...

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How to Decorate Halloween Cookies
Oct18

How to Decorate Halloween Cookies

Halloween can be glamorous and yet still creepy, Bobbie Bakes made these Halloween cookies using rich colors from fall leaves. The copper spiders add an almost elegant touch with the beige fondant background. The oak leaves and acorns are made gum paste, I know they as if they came from a real oak tree. Halloween Cookies Equipment: Oak leaf cutter, OP Oak leaf veiner,SKGI Acorn cup mould, SC Bat, pumpkin, cat mould, SJGI Artistic...

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Semper Fi For A Bakery in D.C.
Mar11

Semper Fi For A Bakery in D.C.

This morning I was reading my e-mails, just like every morning, when I came across an e-mail from Stuart McFaul, from California, whom I do not know. I read his e-mail and was touched; he was reaching out to help the owner of B. Hall Gourmet Whoopie Pies in D.C. Beryl Hall. He politely asked me if I would bring some attention to Beryl’s Plithe. Paying it forward as he referred to his request, while reading Beryl’s...

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The Miracle of Gum Paste Flower Art
Mar08

The Miracle of Gum Paste Flower Art

Every once in a while someone or something will become a part of your life that shapes your views or changes you. I have been blessed by such an experience; both Kerry Vincent and Toba Garrett have entered my cake decorating life. I am in awe of their capabilities and genuine talent, if you have not had the opportunity to see either women’s amazing cakes please go to the links I provided. I recently received Kerry...

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Cayman Delight
Mar05

Cayman Delight

The Cayman Islands; I had heard about the miraculous beauty of this vacation land, but words cannot express the wonderment. From the moment you arrive the feeling of happiness overwhelms you. I traveled to many countries and islands; the Caymans have the happiest, respectful, and nicest people I have had the pleasure of meeting. We rented a car, but truth be told the island is only 20 miles long and most hotels offer a driver. Besides...

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