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The Georgia Pinners Conference Recap

The Georgia Pinners Conference Recap

A few weeks ago I saw a Facebook post about the Georgia Pinners Conference. As a joke, I said I should apply to teach here.  Then my sister blogger Kim, over at Savvy Mama Lifestyle, says DO IT and I did!  A few days later […]

DIY Gender Reveal Cake

DIY Gender Reveal Cake

One of the things I absolutely love as a custom cake and cookie artist is being creative when it comes to really special projects.  I decided to take a real cake order and make it a DIY Gender Reveal Cake post!  One of my former […]

Grandmother’s Pound Cake Recipe

Grandmother’s Pound Cake Recipe

I grew up in the South, in the 80s.  As my kids would say, back in those days things were different.  Rightfully so, things were different.  One of the memories that sticks out in my mind is my grandmother’s pound cake that would be in […]

Cookies N Cream Drip Cake

Cookies N Cream Drip Cake

I’ve had a lot of people ask me about my number one selling cake.  Cookies N Cream cakes, cupcakes, cookies and cake pops are the top seller in my bakery.  Now while I can’t share all my secrets on the blog, I can give you […]

American Buttercream Recipe

American Buttercream Recipe

When I began my journey as a hobby baker the very first frosting I used was an American Buttercream.  For those of you not living your lives within the world of cake, American buttercream is what most people call “Birthday Cake Frosting.”   Understanding frosting When […]

American Meringue Buttercream

American Meringue Buttercream

My journey to American Swiss Meringue Buttercream was an interesting decision One of the first things I learned doing cakes in a hot climate was that a crusting American buttercream is not always the best route to go.  I’ve done cakes were this budge was […]

Cinnamon-Apple Coffeecake

Cinnamon-Apple Coffeecake

While I absolutely love doing custom desserts, when I’m invited out to brunch with my girls I don’t want to spend HOURS making custom cookies or shaping fondant into cupcake toppers.  Sometimes I just want to bake from the heart and spend as little time […]

Lemon Cheesecake Bar Recipe

Lemon Cheesecake Bar Recipe

Right after culinary school, I went to work at Bliss Bakery down in McDonough, Ga.  When I tell you this team was absolutely amazing.  My kids were much younger, both were still in elementary school at this point.  There favorite thing on the menu was […]

Gingerbread (cutout) Cookies

Gingerbread (cutout) Cookies

During the holidays the first thing people think about is gingerbread houses and gingerbread cookies.  It wasn’t until the holiday season of 2017 that I decided I wanted to experiment with these cookies, at the request of a repeat customer.  I noticed that some recipes […]

Royal Icing Recipe

Royal Icing Recipe

The story of my love affair with royal icing (RI). For the first few years of my cake decorating life I really didn’t go after cookie orders.  I was intimidated by the whole RI situation and so whenever I did do cookies, they were fondant […]