Lemon Chardonnay Cake AND a Starburst Rose Tutorial

We are finally moved in, settled down, and I’m back to having a minimum amount of free time. Actually, this weekend is pretty packed with open houses, errand running, and a birthday party! Which made me think, I can’t make another birthday cake without posting the one I made a few weeks ago but had…

Beach Themed Sugar Cookies – Sugar Cookie Recipe II

For my friend’s beach party wedding I made decorated sugar cookies for her cookie table. I wanted to use her wedding colors of blue and yellow, so all of the cookies were made from those colors and white. I used a different sugar cookie recipe than for my other friend’s cookie table at her wedding…

Gumpaste Peony Tutorial

For my wedding cake I knew I wanted to make some gumpaste flowers, I just didn’t know what kind. I came across these amazing looking gumpaste peonies from Cakerator and I knew these were the flowers.  They are dramatic and elegant, exactly what I wanted. I used the tutorial from Cakerator to guide me in…