Tips and Tricks

gifts for bakers

I come across fun and interesting tools and things for the kitchen all the time, and thought I’d share them here! If you’re looking for a little treat for yourself or a gift for a foodie in your life I hope this list will be a great resource! Bonus: they […]

my favorite tools

The things I can’t live without in my studio! I’ll keep adding things as I think of them. I’m completely self taught except for the classes I’ve bought from Craftsy (now bluprint)…they have soooo many and every one I have was a *great* value. They’ve changed to a subscription service, […]

modeling chocolate: a love affair

I do love modeling chocolate with no shame! I was leery of it for a while, and granted it doesn’t work for everything (more on that below), but for the things it’s good for, it’s *really* good. pros First on the list is how quickly it sets up, which mostly […]

how to make homemade cakes look extra polished

So you’ve baked up a scrumptious cake…now what? I’m sometimes asked for tips on how to make cakes made at home look professional and I’ve got a few thoughts on how to up your presentation without spending tons of extra time. Here’s how to make your cakes look extra polished: […]