Peonies are one of my favorite flowers, we have had them adorn our landscaping for almost 22 years; I remember planting our first peony plant with Sydney (she was almost two) and it just happened to be Mother’s Day. As I was covering the the second cake Sydney came through the door ready for 10…Continue
Added by Bobbie Noto http://bobbiesbaking on May 13, 2013 at 10:00am — No Comments
I posted a few days ago Sydney will be turning 21, and I am creating a few different cakes for her to choose from for her party. This is the first cake for her to view. This cake is a billow weave, Susan Trianos has a wonderful video explaining how she creates a wonderful tufted billow…Continue
Added by Bobbie Noto http://bobbiesbaking on May 2, 2013 at 10:16am — No Comments
I love a full open rose sitting on top of a cake. It is a simple touch of elegance. I had planned on designing a few cakes for Sydney to choose from for 21st birthday party. The first element I need is for her to choose from is the type of topper; she is leaning towards a flower. She wanted to see a…Continue
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I'm not sure if anyone is interested in this but I made a banana cake that everyone raved about. It is very moist. Here is the link to the recipe: http://dessert.food.com/recipe/best-ever-banana-cake-with-cream-cheese-frosting-67256.
I filled it with chocolate ruffle filling and used chocolate Swiss Meringue Buttercream.
The truffle filling…Continue
Added by Goreti on April 20, 2013 at 4:45pm — No Comments
I was organizing my cookie cutters, and I came across a beautiful copper corset cookie cutter Sydney had given last summer. I couldn’t believe I had not used it yet. Since Sydney loves fondant I covered them in strawberry flavored and mocha-cinnamon fondant, from Fondarific. The decorative details are piped…Continue
Added by Bobbie Noto http://bobbiesbaking on April 18, 2013 at 11:16am — No Comments
I have been watching General Hospital for 48 of the 50 years it has aired on ABC, my grandma and I would await for every new adventure each day at 2:00 pm CT. I skipped school on November 17th 1981 to watch Luke and Laura”s wedding, I actually missed a few more days leading up to the event. I…Continue
Added by Bobbie Noto http://bobbiesbaking on April 12, 2013 at 10:20am — No Comments
Shoes are the number one accessory; women brag about how many pairs of shoes they have in their closet. Mariah Carey had Mario Buatta designed an elegant space with gold-leaf and bleached-wood floors for her stilettos. Although my husband has to share his closet with my left over shoes I…Continue
Added by Bobbie Noto http://bobbiesbaking on April 2, 2013 at 10:00pm — No Comments
I was showing Sydney a two tone royal icing brush embroidery (that is a mouthful), and she thought the cookies would be a wonderful dessert to create for Mother’s Day. I must say I agree, the cookies would look exquisite in a clear top box with a…Continue
Added by Bobbie Noto http://bobbiesbaking on March 28, 2013 at 9:00am — No Comments
It was wonderful having Sydney baking and decorating with me this past week, however I admit saying goodbye has become harder as she visits more often. I began realizing our relationship will be a series of visits and goodbyes. She loves living in D.C. and will probably go to graduate…
Added by Bobbie Noto http://bobbiesbaking on March 20, 2013 at 6:47pm — No Comments
I have just added a post to my CreativeDesignsforCakes blog. This is a bonus chapter to the book that accompanies the Silhouette Cameo and accessory package we sell. This is an overview on creating a cake wrap. Here are a few examples of cakes made using this new technique. http://www.creativedesignsforcakes.blogspot.com
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Added by Bobbie Noto http://bobbiesbaking on March 13, 2013 at 7:05pm — No Comments
DF asked me to bake cupcakes for the women in human resources (to thank them). With St. Patrick’s Day…Continue
Added by Bobbie Noto http://bobbiesbaking on March 13, 2013 at 7:00pm — No Comments
I have had a love for Judy Garland since I was a little girl; my father introduced me to The Wizard of Oz when I was two. From that moment on, I watched every Judy Garland movie I could find. I still can recall the first time I saw Judy Garland and Fred Astaire dancing and singing to classics…Continue
Added by Bobbie Noto http://bobbiesbaking on February 25, 2013 at 10:58am — No Comments
Every year D.F. romantically buys a dozen roses and chooses a card in which he meticulously underlines the words he feels is a representations of his feelings for me. He buys Sydney sweet cards for an daughter and 2 roses as well. This year I thought I would create an edible Valentine’s card for him,…Continue
How fun to adorn cupcakes with fondant fortune cookies with a personalized message; adding gumpaste cherry blossom flowers for a romantic touch!
Sydney started noticing personalized fortune cookies and thought it might be fun if we created fondant fortune cookies with a…
Added by Bobbie Noto http://bobbiesbaking on February 25, 2013 at 10:46am — No Comments
A lot of people often ask me how I make my sugar sculptures and sculpted cakes. For my most recent cake I went ahead and took pictures of my Jack Frost sculpture progress.
I posted all the making of pictures here:…Continue
Added by Fernanda Abarca on February 10, 2013 at 3:00pm — No Comments
It is such a great honor to be featured in such an esteemed bakers blog.
What a great person she must be, to give people such as myself an opportunity to showcase our work.
Thank you Sam!