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How to make a Leprechaun Cake

Making cakes for the holiday’s is something that absolutely LOVE to do! This Leprechaun cake was really fun to make and the idea for this cake came from the Unicorn cakes. I love how those designs are simplified but at the same time elegant. As for this Leprechaun Cake, I tried to go with that same style and it came…

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4 tips to get Sharp Edges with Buttercream

Cakes with sharp edges have been in style for a very long time. When I first started out making cakes, I used to wonder how people managed to work with buttercream and made it look very neat.   I just knew that it had to be very difficult to deal with considering the fact that buttercream is very soft and…

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Tips for Making Delicious Chocolate Buttercream

I absolutely love this recipe because it’s so easy to whip up and it tastes great with so many cake flavors. It’s very rich and creamy, plus it crusts over well very similar to ganache. I’ve made this recipe for several cakes especially chocolate cake, white chocolate, vanilla, and yellow of course. Anytime that I make this buttercream it doesn’t…

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Valentine’s Heart Sculpture Cake

This cake idea literally came to me in a vision and after I saw it, I thought really hard on how I should make this cake come to life. I had a vision of a heart floating with veins wrapped around it and sticking out of the bottom and top of the cake like they were growing out of the…

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Tips for Freezing and Storing Cakes

We all love cakes that are fresh, delicious, and moist. We all especially love saving slices of cake from sentimental events such as weddings, first birthday’s, graduations, and etc. Depending on the way you store that cake can determine whether it keeps it freshness or not. I absolutely hate the freezer taste on anything I eat such as meats and…

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How to Cover a Cake in Fondant, for Beginners.

When I started out making cakes, I was really intimidated by Fondant. the first time that I used fondant, I was extremely nervous and made many mistakes. It was so bad that the fondant completely stuck to the counter space.  I felt so defeated because I wanted to surprise my mom with a beautiful cake for her birthday. After a…

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4 Different Ways to Color Marshmallow Fondant

In my previous article on How to make Marshmallow Fondant, we slightly touch on the the topic of coloring fondant and the different ways this can be achieved. We all love how beautiful cakes look covered in fondant, but no one actually like the taste of it, especially if you’ve added too much coloring to it. So today, i’m going…

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