Topsy Turvy

This “Alice in Wonderland” or “Topsy Turvy” style cake was very hot for a while.  I’m not sure if it still is nowadays, but it certainly enjoyed its popularity for a while. Constructing a cake that is purposely crooked comes with its own challenges, but the resulting final product is always a hit with guests…

Favorite?

I’m sure I’m not the only cake decorator to have been asked the question “What was your favorite cake?” There are so many cakes, so many occasions, so many stories, so many customers, so many styles that it can be almost impossible to choose a favorite.  I have several “favorite” customers, several favorite “styles”, a…

Some cakes have a story

I remember pretty clearly most occasions that I’ve made cakes for, but some are burned into my memory more than others for various reasons, some good and some bad.  This cake will forever be the “Pop-A-Lock” cake. It was a very  hot, summer day and I was delivering this cake in a fairly new car…