Category: Recipes

Day of Sharing Wrap Up

We had a fabulous Day of Sharing on Sunday and are very grateful to everyone who came! Here’s a summary of some of the things discussed and links the instructors wanted you to know about. First was Kerri Morris who showed us how to make a lovely Art Deco cake. She mentioned Bake Magazine, which…
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August 7, 2013 0

Basic Gummy Recipe and Tutorial

I’ve posted a slightly updated version of my gummy tutorial/recipe on my food blog (it used to just be on my website), including a photo-free version for easier printing. Basic Gummy Recipe and Tutorial


April 14, 2012 0

As promised, zombie cake!

As promised at our last club meeting and in my previous post, here’s a tutorial on how to make a really gross zombie-skin cake: Zombie Skin: Let’s Bite ‘em Back!


September 27, 2011 0

Gummy Update

For those who attended our gummy class or are otherwise interested in my experiments on the subject, I’ve posted two updates on my blog of recent nifty discoveries: Experiments With White Opaque Gummy Molding Flesh-Like Gummy in Buttercream


September 9, 2011 0

Quick Bites: Ice Cream, Or Not

Nothing beats the Austin heat quite like a serving of ice cream. But which of these are real ice cream and which aren’t? Use the heat to pretend your ice cream has melted with these Melted Ice Cream Cupcakes by Confessions of a Cookbook Queen. Make these Twix Ice Cream Pie Cups by Dollhouse Bake…
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September 9, 2011 0

Quick Bites: She Sells Sea Sugar By the Seashore

Summer may be wrapping up for some but it’s still hot as blazes here in Austin, so enjoy these refreshing beach/summer-themed treats and projects! Got some clean sand molds but no sand? Make marshmallow sea creatures with help from Hungry Happenings, who also has this great tutorial and recipe on making Starfish S’Mores. Feeling crabby?…
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August 30, 2011 0

Quick Links: Back To School

Whether it’s this week, next, or just after Labour Day, kids in North America are heading back to school! Here are some fun goodies to inspire you for back to school treats of your own. First up, two book-themed cakes by Sprinkle Bakes: a gorgeous one called Words Take Flight and then a Birthday Trip…
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August 23, 2011 0

Quick Bites: Cupcake Goodness

Today on Quick Bites, lots of fun with cupcakes! Making Cupcakes First, maybe you want a cupcake or two but don’t want to go to the trouble of mixing a big batch and then finding other people to eat them with you. Because eating an entire batch of cucpakes would be wrong. Yes. Very wrong.…
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August 17, 2011 2

Quick Bites: Who Goes There?

Give a hoot about these…okay no. No more bad owl puns in this post, I promise. Just awesome confection tutorials! Inspire Create Bake didn’t post a lot of instructions for this cute owl cake but there are enough photos and tips for you to be able to go forth and make your own version (via…
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July 29, 2011 0

Quick Bites: Peachy Keen

Today on Quick Bites, peach recipes! First, check out how the home-made gummy goodness is spreading: Nature of Grace has a recipe for Homemade Chipotle Peach Gummi Bears (via CraftGossip). She says she found her bear mold in the clearance section at a craft store. I have the same mold (some of you at our…
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July 18, 2011 0