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    Royal Icing Recipe

    Royal icing is a fabulous product. It hardens quickly and the use of it in cake decorating plays a big part. If you ever had Zoo cookies before – that on top of the cookie is royal icing. Cake Decorators also use Royal Icing to attach their creations to cakes or create dots etc.

    There are two ways you can make your own Royal Icing if you are not ready to buy the already made Icing:

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    Quick Fondant Tips & Recipes

    It is so strange that we do not notice something until we are interested in it.

    I have attended so many weddings in my life and never (prior to my decorating career) thought about the sugar coating on the wedding cake that was put down in front of me. I now know what that delectable substance was and is totally addicted to it.

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    Easy Nappy Pin Tutorial

    There are times when it feels like the baby blooming month. Everyone around you falls pregnant! You also know that you need to assist your friend, especially 

    when it comes to her Stork Party.

    This tutorial is quick and easy and perfect for beginners. 

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    Coffee Cake Recipe

    Coffee Cake is a delicacy that is loved by Coffee lovers all over the world, but this recipe is perfect for anyone that appreciates a dark moist cake with a sweet caramel taste. 

    Caramel is a great filling that compliments the "bitter" taste of coffee. It actually brings out the flavor more by adding just enough. You can even replace the milk with buttermilk to make it even moister, but remember that when you change an ingredient you have to take the formula into consideration. 

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    Basic Chocolate Cake Recipe

    Chocolate Cake is surely one of the most wanted cakes in the world. It is very tasty, slightly more expensive than its counterpart - Vanilla, but it is a dessert that can become a delicacy in its own right if you add the extra special ingredients such as chillies, orange peel and so much more.

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    10 Quick Tips to start a Cake Business from Home

    Starting your own Cake Business from home is not for the faint-hearted. I am not going to sugar-coat my experience as it was hard work to get me where I am today. 

    But, it is one of the most fulfilling experience in my life. 

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    How NOT to price your cakes!

    I have heard many times, people struggle with pricing their cakes. Did you know that before you can price your cakes, you need to do costing?

    Thinking about that word gives lots of cakers nightmares. 

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    Top 14 Trends in Cake Decorating to Watch

    Have you ever thought who dictates the next cake decorating trend? 

    I often wonder about it and I am sure that if you can find something totally unique to what is currently popular, you might be able to determine the next trend. 

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    Do you remember the first time you had to bake a cake? Was the end result successful?

    I have to admit that baking was not my strong point. I tend to grab a recipe, take only one look at it and just throw all the ingredients into one bowl. My thoughts were: "Why do I have to follow the specific order?"

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    How to decorate cakes the right way!

    To know how to decorate cakes starts from the moment it leaves the oven, is of the utmost importance. You can add the most beautiful flowers and decorations to a cake, but if it is uneven and has humps and bumps, you might as well stop decorating.

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