A Starry Night Wedding Cake

I love Starry Night cakes...They all have something different about them, but since they're all based on the painting it's fun to see how different people interpret it.  ...more
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So, What About That Wedding Cake?

Do you remember when I wrote that post way back in the fall about Caitlin's potential wedding cake?  Remember how her dad thought that he was "quite capable" of making the cake himself?  Well, not to worry...we didn't allow him to do that.  Although the day we were visiting with the caterers at the club, I heard him instruct them to have a 3rd table set up, that there would be  an extra cake.  At this point, I did not even attempt to reply.  For you see, I have actually learned something over the years...If I tell my precious husband that he "can't" do somethin...more

Themed Cakes; New Buisness old Passion

 Hello BlogHer, Im brand new to blogher and I am trying to make connections with people with in the food industry. I have recently worked up the courage to start my first buisness, a bakery called Lucky Devil Sweet Treats & Cakery. I have always loved making huge crazy birthday and wedding cakes, cupcakes you name it.  So I am so happy to finally be doing it for a living....more

Having One Of MANY "Mini" Wedding Planning Break-Downs!

The day after Christmas, I felt the pressure of the wedding planning creeping back upon me. With the exception of one shower during the week of Christmas, I had pretty much put my "Wedding To-Do List" out of my head during the weeks preceding the holiday. However, when all of the presents had been unwrapped and the goodies eaten, there it was...just sitting there waiting for my attention. I needed to feel like I had accomplished SOMETHING, so I googled a web-site my sister-in-law told me about. It was called "Smart Wedding"....more

Let Them Eat Cake

I have been feeling under the weather lately, so I’ve been spending a lot of time on the couch…watching afternoon television. Besides old reruns of Grey’s Anatomy, I’ve been watching Amazing Wedding Cakes on WEtv. I love cake, and especially wedding cakes, but when it came to my own wedding cakes, I was very non-obsessive....more

6 Tips to Buying The Perfect Wedding Cake

Wedding cakes are the main attraction in any wedding reception. More than something that you can feast on, wedding cakes have become an essential decoration in the wedding venue. The first thing guests would buzz about is how magnificent your wedding cake is. Choosing the right cake should be meticulously done. With a little patience and the quick tips below, picking the best cake should be as easy as walking down the aisle.Choose the right bakeshop...more

What about the cake?

I just may be the hardest to please bride when it comes to the cake. Not because I want a cake five  layers high with a pound of fondant and rare gold ostrich feathers with mini sugar paste figures of Donnie and I on top. No, my problem is far simpler than that… I have hated every single cake I have seen in the last year. ...more

If you want to test cupcakes before deciding which ones to have for your wedding is fine. Its ...more

Show Bride Summer 2008 Bridal Expo

Today I attended the bridal expo at the new Westin Hotel in Virginia Beach. It was your usual fill-out-every-entry-form frenzy bridal show but these brides left their fiances at home. When I attended the Washington Bridal Expo last spring, there were couples everywhere which inspired me to write Putting the Groom Back Into The Wedding (Planning). You can tell I like men who like weddings. ...more