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Gum Paste Recipes

Gum Paste Recipes

Save the two printable recipes onto your desktop for easy reference. Ask any of my students, or customers who have tried my recipe, it is magical in its ability to be sculpted and painted into lifelike sugar flowers and other cake decorations.   My gum paste […]

The Nose Knows to Say no!

The Nose Knows to Say no!

One of the most misunderstood physical ailments of the human body is an inflammation of any kind. The medical profession will note the symptoms of swelling or redness, name it inflammation of the area affected, and call it a clinical diagnosis. All they are really […]

Flower Facts & Folklore

Flower Facts & Folklore

The Symbolism of the Passion Flower   Possibly one of the most complex flower structures in the Plant Kingdom is the truly amazing, Passion Flower, from which we derive, Passion fruit. Few people know that its name came from the historical event often called the, […]

Cake Pyramid Power

Cake Pyramid Power

Before I begin to share my thoughts regarding cake structures, let me emphasize that there is never one way to do anything in the fine art of cake decorating. So when suggesting an equilateral triangle or pyramid shape to keep in mind when structuring the tiers, I […]