Obscene new offering.

  “Obscene” as in “OBSCENELY DELICIOUS!” Not entirely sure that this batch of experiment is going to make it to my “authorized guinea pigs”, given the way my husband/assistant has been eyeing them. He’s talking about having 13 of these for supper instead of a normal supper. Hrmm.  What are these? Look like basic cupcakes,…

About the cake: “Persistence of Memory”

  Well, this morning was our Kare 11 interview. They’d asked me to work on a cake on camera, so with a convention coming up this weekend, I figured this cake would be perfect! This is for the Minnesota Mensa group, meeting this weekend. This cake underwent a total evolution from the time we initially went…

About the cake: “Raven”

Well, this cake is less than 24 hours old, and we’ve already had a ton of questions about it. Figured I’d post some information here, for those curious.  This cake was made as a “thank you” to Kare 11 for doing the piece on me. “Raven” is a black labrador retriever who figures prominently in…

Margaret Braun cake – Finished!

Well, after much cursing the idea to have tried this in the first place, the cake is done!  It was actually finished late last week, but due to a wedding show on the weekend, I ran out of time to post it. Those of you who were at the wedding show may have seen it…

Cake Challenge Update

Ok, so I ended up getting a little sidetracked – we have a wedding show coming up this weekend, so I’ve been racing around getting everything ready for it. I DO intend to have this “challenge” cake on display at the show, so I had to get cracking!

The Cake Challenge

After hearing so much about it, I recently received the book “Cakewalk : Adventures in Sugar with Margaret Braun”.  If you haven’t heard of it, here’s the scoop: Margaret Braun is a well known “sugar artist”/cake decorator in NYC. Her work is incredibly ornate, and I’ve heard she commands a minimum of $10,000 per cake!…

Welcome to our new blog!

Welcome!  We decided to add a blog to our newly redesigned site, so… here we are!  We’ll be posting photos of cakes, writing wedding related articles, commentaries on venues and vendors.. and pretty much anything else that strikes our fancy when we log in.  Feel free to sign up for an account and post your…

Congrats, Angel!

With all of the stress (and eventual excitement!) over the changes around here, I completely forgot to congratulate Angel Williams! Angel is featured in several of our galleries, and has recently been signed to the WWE. Congrats Angel! Good luck in your new career, and I hope it’s everything you ever dreamed of!