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Fun Friday – Apple-Cinnamon Upside-Down Cake

Autumn is here and that means we are leaping into prime baking season too! Yippee! Not much can top the fragrant aroma of fall baking filling your home, the way apples and cinnamon do.  Here is a great recipe to kick start the changing of seasons and fill the air and your tummy with yummy…

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Cake Business Ideas – Grandma’s baking

You perhaps have seen via www.facebook.com/cakecoachonline my recent posting.  The sudden and totally unexpected loss of my mum – who encouraged me, believed in me, and gave me a mass of help when the chips were down.  My background is – I became a single mum when I decided to divorce my husband when the…

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Fun Friday – Oreo Cupcakes

Oreo Cupcakes Oreo cupcakes are certainly a cookie lover’s dream!   Definitely delicious, with an Oreo cookie tucked in the bottom and chunks of Oreos throughout the batter.  This idea is perfect for last minute parties or entertaining when a decorative dessert is needed but there’s not enough time. The cupcakes are sure to be a…

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Fun Friday – Sunburst Your Cake

Do you need a simple decorating technique that bursts color and excitement?  The Aster features a bright burst of petals that are simple to make. The textured Aster works great for almost any cake!  They’re also perfect for Mother’s Day or cakes for showers. Ingredients: Meringue Powder Royal Icing or Buttercream icing Wilton Tools: Tip:…

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Cake Business Ideas – Booking In Advance

A couple of days ago I had the opportunity to travel by train to a conference about 80 miles north of London. On booking the return ticket, I was told by booking in advance my fare was only an additional £10 more than a return trip into London itself at a peak time. How is…

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*Fun Friday* ~ Towering Sand Castle Cake

Are you ready to hit the sand and sea?  This refreshing cake is the perfect alternative.  Summer is here and it’s time for pool parties.  This crumb covered cake is sure to be a hit at any beach themed or pool party.  Fun and delicious, from Family Fun, this cake is sure to be a…

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Cake Business Ideas – Red English Telephone Box

A red English telephone box – what a strange sight on a sugarcraft website.  But let me explain. Directly following the Jubilee Celebrations in London UK I happened to cross one of the bridges over the River Thames, still adorned with bunting from the celebrations.  At the north end of this recently refurbished bridge was…

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FUN FRIDAY – Sunflower Cupcakes

Here’s a great idea for a summer fun batch of cupcakes! We saw the photo while wandering around on Pinterest and had to get some more details. The really great news is they’re a whole lot easier than they look.  Isn’t that always a nice treat? All you need for the “artsy part” of this…

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