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Cake Tastings – Why You Should Be Charging For Them

Wedding Cake Tastings – Why You Should Be Charging For Them   Hey sweet friends!   I hope you are all staying warm and dry.  I’m cozied up on my couch on this wet and blustery Sunday.  It’s actually my birthday today and the thing I really was looking forward to […]

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Safely Decorating Cakes with Fresh Flowers

Fresh flowers on a beautiful cake, what’s not to love?  It’s a classic.  Nothing wrong with that, right? Well, the truth is, there could be a lot wrong with that. Depending on how the cake decorator chose and prepared the flowers before decorating the cake. Think about it, conventional flowers […]

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Wedding Cake Tasting Tutorial

Wedding Cake Tastings ~ Beautiful, Professional and Portable     When I first started to do wedding cakes I immediately had brides asking for tastings.  I had a hard time finding much information online on how to actually prepare and set up a tasting and consult.  Since I am a cottage […]

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Introducing Shani’s Sweet Art – By Shani Christenson

 OK here I go!  I finally decided it was time to jump into this whole blogging thing (for real).  Hmm, so where to start?  I guess I should start from the beginning and give you a little background on how I got here.  “Here” being a professional cake decorator (and […]