Posts Tagged ‘baking business tips’

Cake Business Ideas – Do you delegate?

I just saw a quote ‘My goal is not to be better than anyone else – but better than I used to be’ – Dr. Wayne W. Dyer. What do you do to update your skills and improve and ensure you are on a cycle of continual improvement?  But are there things that you could…

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Fun Friday – Lattice Cake Decorating Technique

Having a garden party, tea party or just a casual gathering of friends?  If you haven’t planned one, you’ll certainly want to so you can show off this dazzling design. Use this very simple decorating technique of only 3 steps to create an elegant lattice on a cake.  This technique would also be great used…

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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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Cake Business Ideas – How is my driving?

I had a thought the other day which always makes me smile.  What do you think when you see a sticker on the back of a lorry which says ‘How’s my driving? – phone 0800 000111 and tell us’    Does anybody ever do this?  Have you?   Would you ring and say ‘Your driver is rubbish…

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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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Ask the Experts Interviews: Submit Your Questions!

The Ask the Experts series has  really begun to gain speed,  and two of the interviews have already been done. Keep a look out for the interview with an expert accountant and professional photographer! We have decided to open the questions form for all of the experts – so now you can tell us exactly…

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Mindful Cake Business Practices – The 10 Golden Rules

After reading Paul Lemberg’s post on Mindfulness in Simple Action,  I was struck with the thought: “how do cake decorators need to apply mindfulness in their businesses?” and began to realize there are several ways that a cake decorator not only can exhibit mindfulness, but should definitely do so for the their cake business to…

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4 Ways to Paint a Cake

There are a multitude of ways to add color and depth to your cake designs. Rice paper, fondant, colored gels, luster dust and more lend to the artist’s creative ability and allow you to create almost anything you can imagine. One of my favorite ways of adding color and interest to a cake is very…

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