Sometimes you'll catch yourself in a situation where you need more cake than the box mix has in it. This extender recipe is perfect for times like that.
You may have had banana pudding before, but I bet it wasn't as good as this one. This Southern staple recipe is exactly the right amount of sweet, creamy, and a little tart from the bananas. If you haven't had the chance to taste this, I insist you try it.
Did you know you can preserve your cakes for future use without sacrificing their taste? Here's how to preserve your cakes.
Once you learn to stack a two-tier cake, the sky is the limit. You can go as high as you want with as many cakes as you want without fear of collapse.
Fondant covered cakes are some of the most beautifully clean designs you'll see. This tutorial has step by step photos of the process and in-depth instructions so you can achieve a perfect finish!
This is a simple buttercream that stands up to decorating and holds its shape perfectly for beautiful piping. The taste can be altered to suit your needs.
This is my go-to base recipe for all my stacked and sculpted cakes. It is moist and dense, yet light and airy—perfect for stacking and sculpting.
If you were diagnosed with cervical dystonia, you may be wondering what it is. I know I had no clue what it was when I was diagnosed with it.
Here are some of my favorite recipes for the most common decorating mediums.
Ever wondered what the difference is between fondant and gumpaste? How about gumpaste and pastillage? There are huge differences, and I'll explain them here for you.
You don't want to display your finished masterpiece on a plain piece of cardboard. Take the extra five minutes to customize the cake board and your cake will absolutely stand out!
Buttercream finishes can be just as smooth as fondant with tons of practice and patience.
The crumb coat is also known as a dirty ice. This step traps crumbs in frosting and keeps the final coat of icing from being littered with dirty-looking crumbs.
Have you ever wondered what it meant to torte a cake? Learn what it means here!
You would think that cake leveling is a no-brainer. However, a lot of home bakers don't realize how important it is to create a level base!
In order to be able to decorate a beautiful cake, you need to start with a perfect base. A blank canvas, if you will. You wouldn't buy a canvas with a hole in it, would you?
You may think pan prep is a no-brainer, but there are some tips and tricks to ensure a perfectly baked, perfect-releasing cake every single time. And I'm gonna show you how!
I've been missing from HubPages for quite a while now. I'll tell you one thing, I sure did miss you guys! Here's my explanation for where I've been hiding all this time.
It must suck to be my husband with jokes like these.
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This is dedicated to the silly things our children say. Some are stories my own children have contributed.
After years of tweaking, this is the absolute best lasagna recipe we could come up with. You can thank me later.
Royce Gracie is one of the best MMA athletes to have walked into an octagon. If you like UFC, you need to learn about him.
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