December Photo Project 2010

Well the December Photo Project is almost here!  I had a great time doing it last year and have decided to give it another go. Check it out!

December Photo Project

Aussie Birthday!

Had a blast doing this surfing kangaroo for Kira! 
Iced in vanilla buttercream.  All the decorations were made out of fondant.  Water is made with piping gel and a bit of royal blue paste colour.  The rocks you see are chocolate and available at the Bulk Barn here in Canada.  I used edible food colouring markers to make the designs on the surf boards and the boomerang. Everything you see is edible.
Got a question about how I did something on a cake…. just ask!  I would be happy to spread the love.

Celebrating Fall

In every family I think there is one time of year where you get lots of celebrations all packed together into a month or two.  For me it’s in and around November.  You can’t swing a cat without hitting a birthday or an anniversary.
As I type this my two nephews are on there way here and I’m prepared… with battling lightsabers.  One blue, one yellow.  I posted about this cake a short time ago.  I LOVE how easy it is to make.
Luke and Ben (6)
My friend Kim had me make a skate park cake for her son’s birthday, and a boxing cake for her dad’s!
The cupcakes were all DC and Element… his favourite teams.
Skatepark cake
Boxing cake:
Boxing cake 1Boxing cake 3
Next up… a surfing kangaroo and something pretty for a good friend!

No Waste shopping at Bulk Barn

I recently viewed a video on Facebook of a supermarket that creates no waste.  All of the containers are reusable and you simply fill, use, ...