edible inspiration

Pablo Picasso

"The meaning of life is to find your gift. The purpose of life is to give it away."


I created this blog to share my passion for all things sugar. I'm a cake designer, but I also enjoy sharing my knowledge with others. Whether it's a cool technique, a new class, or just one of my favorite recipes, you'll find lots of edible inspiration throughout this site to fuel your own sugar passion. 

July 21, 2020

JOIN ME at the Pastry Arts Virtual Summit for my lecture class called Small Cakes, Big Presentation!

With gathering sizes for weddings and events being limited in the coming months, there is a need to shift cake designs to meet the clients needs. In this discussion...

April 10, 2020

We are entering a new time for movie premiers so Bluprint and I teamed up to share a couple of easy and tasty snacks for the Trolls World Tour movie! Going to the movies is a special treat for us all and a great way to escape reality for a couple of hours. With theater...

March 20, 2020

As we all navigate the uncharted waters of this pandemic that is wreaking havoc on the entire world, I want to say thank you to everyone who has supported me and my sugar adventures over the last 14 years. I will continue providing high quality delicious and decorative...

With Valentine's Day right around the corner, I thought I'd share a quick and easy color reveal heart tutorial.This is a fun technique that can be done with lots of shapes and color combinations. 

To create this design I started with a 6x5" and a 4x4" square cake covere...

I don't know about you but I love a good deal. I've already snatched up several amazing products at ridiculously low prices for Cyber Monday, so I thought I'd do the same for you!

Take 15% off EVERYTHING in my online shop with the code:


(YES, even my new Cake Silhou...

Exciting news coming your way! My newest class just launched on Bluprint and I have a couple of surprises that you won't want to miss, so be sure to keep reading!

Here's a peek at Show-Stopping Pour-Through Cakes. Yes, "you can have your cake and drink from it too....

November 6, 2019

My son requests this cake every year for his birthday—and I find this coconut cake to be light, fluffy, and full of flavor. I love making individual mini cakes with this recipe but it’s also sturdy enough for stacked tiers.

Coconut Cake (recipe adapted from Cook’s Illu...

My newest Bluprint class, Show Stopping Pour-Through Cakes, launches November 15th! Here's a little sneak peek...

Impress party guests with this wow-worthy wedding cake — complete with pipes for pouring champagne through it! I'll show you how to build it step by step us...

Well, wedding season is upon us and Daily Blast Live invited me to on set to share a few cake trends with their viewers.

I'm seeing lots of deep dark colors this year along with lots of texture!

In addition, the Spanish tile trend is continuing to ramp up after seeing it...

Learn how to cover your cakes with a layer of lovely, marbled fondant!

I’ve partnered with Michaels and Bluprint to teach you how to make your own version of this modern, sophisticated trend. Just check out the video below to get started!

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