Tastings are a really fun part of this job. I get to meet new people and hear about their exciting plans while they samples my goodies and regale me with choruses of "Oh, this is sooo good!" I received an inquiry through my site for a wedding in 2013. The bride mentioned she was interested in Lemon and Strawberry shortcake, so I prepared a few choices. Above is strawberries with both whipped cream and vanilla buttercream as well as a strawberry buttercream. I also made a lemon buttercream as well as a fresh lemon curd which I injected into the cupcakes then covered them in vanilla buttercream. There were 4 of each kind, and the bride and groom each tried one of each. The best part of the tasting was the look the bride gave the groom as he reached for a second helping. She gently reminded him that s
I baked my first cookie at the age of 5, and have been in love ever since. The smiles on people's faces when they taste my creations is what keeps my passion alive!