Category: cake decorating

birthday cakes! 1

birthday cakes!

The lack of posts around here is due to my limited budget lately. I’ve got a couple of “cheap eats” posts coming up, but in the mean time I thought it’d be fun to do a post about some of...

baby shower cake 2

baby shower cake

Here’s a couple of photos from the baby shower cake I made this past weekend for my good friend’s baby shower. The theme was baby feet and polka dots, so I made it fit as well as I could. The...

free birthday food – other locations 2

free birthday food – other locations

One of the last free items I got was this lovely cup of ice cream from Cold Stone Creamery: It’s a “Like It” creation – I got French Vanilla ice cream with a brownie mix it. It was pretty good....

Moments in Cake Making 0

Moments in Cake Making

My summer was fairly free of my baked goods creations. Summers seem better suited for cooler tasting desserts, so the baked goods have been kept to a minimum. I did make a few creations though. This cake was for my...

San Diego County Fair: Cupcake Contest 4

San Diego County Fair: Cupcake Contest

My Del Mar Fair San Diego County Fair post will be two parts – one about my foray into the food contest world and one about the delicious things I ate. Today’s post will be about contests! I have never...

nutter butter bites – bridal shower favors 4

nutter butter bites – bridal shower favors

More bridal shower stuff – it’ll be over soon! The other thing we made were the favors (among other things). For favors we decided to create a “Friends and Family Cookbook” along with some “Nutter Butter Bites” – two lovely...

december is for baking (cakes and cookies) 4

december is for baking (cakes and cookies)

December was a big baking month for me. Here’s a recap! Birthday Cake #1 for my friend, Laura: This is a yellow cake with raspberry and cream filling and a milk chocolate frosting. The flowers are sugar flowers I got...