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10 Scrumptious Spring Bakes

10 Scrumptious Spring Bakes

Spring has sprung. Flowers (and their retched pollen!) are blooming everywhere, and delicious fruits are now in season. To celebrate, I have collected together some scrumptious Spring bakes, that are TOTALLY healthy because they have fruit! (don’t go ruining my fantasy with sense and reason!) 

Product Review: Cake Tools by Cake Dutchess

Product Review: Cake Tools by Cake Dutchess

When I heard that my friend Etty Van Urk, aka Cake Dutchess, was creating ultra high quality, solid steel modelling tools, I could not have been more excited. Even as someone that doesn’t model all that often, it was obvious watching other modellers, that there 

Hand Painting on Buttercream

Hand Painting on Buttercream

Hand painted lettering is so in right now, and its so much easier than you might imagine! I certainly find it easier than hand piping writing (major props to White Flower Cake Shoppe ??), and its easily adaptable to any ‘font’ you want to use. 

Product Review: Natural Food Gels from Magic Colours

Product Review: Natural Food Gels from Magic Colours

Natural Food Gel colours by Magic Colours provided by Loyal Bakeware There’s a new colour range out from Magic Colors, and this one is 100% Natural! Awesome!  I gave them a LIVE test run in the Buttercream Lounge, so head on over if you want 

Product Review: Loyal Pro 360 Turntable

Product Review: Loyal Pro 360 Turntable

TURNTABLE PROVIDED BY LOYAL BAKEWARE Those of you that know me, know I LOVE my Ateco 613 Turntable. LOVE it. Its smooth running, perfectly balanced, and single handedly the most important cake tool I have. Its also the most expensive. Thats even assuming you can 

Texturing Buttercream

Texturing Buttercream

If you are looking for realism and depth, you gotta add some texture. Its not as hard as it sounds, and it doesn’t even require expensive tools! Have a look around your kitchen or cake room, you probably have most of these already! Silicone Basting 

Product Review: Roxy and Rich Natural Colours for Buttercream

Product Review: Roxy and Rich Natural Colours for Buttercream

Natural colourings have been round for ages, but I have always resisted using them because they were bland, lacklustre colours, the results were unreliable, and they tasted gross. When I heard about Roxy and Rich’s new Natural Fat Dispersible Dust Colours, I was interested to 

Happy 6th Birthday Grayson!

Happy 6th Birthday Grayson!

Our littlest monkey turned 6 this week, and since he is currently obsessed with Super Mario, naturally he needed a Super Mario Party. 6 year old me squealed with glee. The Cake I used fondant on this cake. Whaaaaat?!?!?! Yes, fondant. I could have made 

Product Review: Americolor Shades Fall 2017

Product Review: Americolor Shades Fall 2017

AMERICOLOR GELS PROVIDED BY AMERICOLOR The newest shades from Americolor are out, and boy are they cool. They’re the in between shades, that are hard to nail just so. I gave them a test run thanks to my friends at Americolor, and made a Princess 

Product Review: Over the Top Buttercream

Product Review: Over the Top Buttercream

BUTTERCREAM PROVIDED BY KWARE, FOR OVER THE TOP Before we start, can I just say how stoked I am that premade Buttercream has come so far. Not so long ago, premade Buttercreams, or products like it (that shall remain nameless), were either tasteless, or so 

Kerrie does Orlando! America’s Cake Fair 2017

Kerrie does Orlando! America’s Cake Fair 2017

Until this past week, I had never been overseas. The longest I had been away from my family until this point was 3 days. So after a total of 42 hours of flying, and 9 days away from home, jet lag slowly wearing off, what 

Product Review: Nifty Shades of Gray

Product Review: Nifty Shades of Gray

If you’ve seen Americolor’s Nifty Shades of Gray in your local cake store, you’re probably thinking “dude I have black food colour, what do I need a bunch of grey shades for??” I will admit, I thought that too, but here’s where I was wrong.