dog cakes & the cake conceptualization process

dog cakes & the cake conceptualization process

Every once in a while I receive cake orders that are extremely specific. A customer might email me saying, "I'd like a 6-inch strawberry cake with vanilla frosting, decorated with three red buttercream roses, seven green buttercream leaves, and yellow sprinkles around the top edge." But most of the time, the orders I get are [...]

painting cakes

painting cakes

While I've always loved cake decorating, my interest in baking is rooted in my desire to make things taste good. This blog has evolved into a creative outlet for my photography and writing, but at its core is a chronicle of the recipes I've spent years testing, developing, and perfecting. Over the past few months, [...]

#metoo cake

#metoo cake

#metoo, obviously. i don't know a single woman who hasn't had a "me too" experience. i know i'm a bit late to the game — i haven't posted the hashtag before now for a number of reasons. one is because i'm frustrated that the burden is on women to open up and share our personal, [...]