Tuesday, January 31, 2012
Originally my weekend was overbooked and I had to turn this order down. Then I had a cancellation, and fortunately they still wanted me to do this order.
I love to have a new cake experience, and I was so glad this one turned out so well!
Tim loves the color red, electric guitars, music, longboarding, and the ocean.
This scene is the end result, and from what I heard after the party, he loved it!
30 is not old in my books, but that's coming from someone older than thirty..... let's just leave it at that.
Apparently this guy absolutely cannot live without Google. And to top it off, his nephew refers to him as Butts, hence the search bar with an odd birthday message.
Saturday, January 14, 2012
I would like to try the collars idea again. It was certainly a learning process and I think I can improve on it the next time I do one.
I really love how cute she looks.
When the expectant couple cut into the cake to serve it, everyone got to see what they were having. (The cake is blue inside)
The little trucks are made using krispie treats covered with icing and fondant, and the 'dirt' is a mixture of brown sugar and oreo baking crumbs.
I had never made this before. Italian buttercream is very buttery and not very sweet. So the addition of chocolate and hazelnut was delicious!