In a recent post I briefly mentioned websites because there is a wealth of information out that can be helpful when you are first starting out in this art form. I know some people may see this as just "cake" but I believe it's more than that. If one was to go back and look … Continue reading Gaining knowledge -Favorite places to go
When I started learning about cake decorating and sugar art over 8 years ago the furthest thing in my mind was actually attempting to compete or attending more classes. I had already completed the four Wilton Method Courses offered at a local craft retailer. I was still learning but decided to give it a try … Continue reading Cake Competitions and Classes
One of the things that I like about cake decorating and sugar art is the learning of new techniques. There are so many wondrous things that be created with sugar. When I started on this path, little did I know that it would lead me to meeting some really interesting people who were either novices … Continue reading Learning to Grow
Back sometime in October, I wrote about Soda Cakes and since it was Halloween I was going to make some cake pops and use the cakes that I baked that day. First, about 2 years ago or so, I won Heavenly Cake Pop's Cake Pop Roller at the Oklahoma State Sugar Art Show. I started … Continue reading Update to Soda Cakes
I began what I thought would be a weekly habit to blog about all things sugar related in October of 2015 but life happens some times. It is now 2016, April and 4 days away from my 45th birthday. So many things have happened, heartbreak, job loss and the continuing spiraling out of control until the … Continue reading So much for consistency.
I recently saw on one of my Facebook feeds a recipe for a Dr.Pepper Chocolate cake and it sounded rather intriguing. I had heard of Soda Cakes before but never actually attempted any. So I bought some cake mix and gave it a try today. Oh by the way, I am still learning how to … Continue reading Today’s attempt: Soda Cakes
Well since this will be my first blog post and you are my first readers I think a little background of why I decided to begin this journey into the unknown. I am a forty something divorced mom to four kids who is completely starting over. I could go on and on about how bad … Continue reading Journey into the unknown…