Posts Tagged ‘icing flowers’

Introducing a client who REALLY “Takes the Cake”!

Shortly after I officially opened Pretty Cakes for business, a woman was referred to me by a neighbour.  Laurie messaged me through Facebook and asked if I could make a “Mermaid Cake” for her daughter.  Thus began a relationship (and friendship) that […]

Posted on: June 28th, 2017 by Pretty Cakes | Posted in Pretty Cakes

A Pretty Cake for my BFF!

I have known Sandie McGill literally ALL of my life.  She is 18 months older than me and we grew up together because our Mother’s were best friends.  It is a true gift to me that we have remained close all of […]

Posted on: May 4th, 2016 by Pretty Cakes | Posted in Pretty Cakes

Update Cupcake…

Sooo many cupcakes have been created in the Pretty Cakes kitchen over the last few months! I LOVE making cupcakes!  They are usually filled with a shot of icing or jam or custard and iced in buttercream with a swirl or perhaps […]

Posted on: April 27th, 2016 by Pretty Cakes | Posted in Pretty Cakes

For People Who Prefer ONLY Buttercream Icing…

If there is one thing that I have discovered on this cake journey of mine, it is that the majority of Canadians absolutely detest fondant icing… Rolled Fondant is a dough-like, dense but flexible icing that is used to give a cake […]

Posted on: April 24th, 2016 by Pretty Cakes | Posted in Pretty Cakes

It’s Wedding Season!

This is the very first year that Pretty Cakes can enjoy providing brides and grooms with beautiful wedding cakes and favours, so we have decided to “dive right in”! On February 20th and 21st of this year we attended the WeddingRing.ca ‘s […]

Posted on: March 11th, 2016 by Pretty Cakes | Posted in News

Just “Peachy”

My Aunt Debbie had a family BBQ in the summertime and she asked me to make a Pretty Cake!  I was thrilled… especially since it would be the very FIRST cake that I would bake in the new Pretty Cakes kitchen! I […]

Posted on: October 10th, 2015 by Pretty Cakes | Posted in Pretty Cakes

Update Pretty Cakes…

BIG NEWS turns into sad news (although there is BRIGHT SIDE to look on…) A few weeks ago I announced that Pretty Cakes would be sharing some incredible news soon… well the news is the same but unfortunately there is also a […]

Posted on: June 22nd, 2015 by Pretty Cakes | Posted in News

Bikini Anyone?

Some of you may be aware of the fact that my loving husband Mike bought himself a 2003 Harley Davidson motorcycle earlier this year… well shortly after his big purchase he informed me that he was taking a trip to Myrtle Beach […]

Posted on: June 4th, 2015 by Pretty Cakes | Posted in Pretty Cakes

October was busy for Pretty Cakes in Breslau!

My husband Michael has a cousin in Breslau Ontario that he is very fond of.  Cheryl and her husband Kevin are great friends of ours who support ALL of our endeavours.  I am also particularly fond of  their daughters Katrina and Sabrina […]

Posted on: January 6th, 2015 by Pretty Cakes | Posted in Pretty Cakes

A Sea of Sunflowers!

I love to make and decorate sugar cookies because they are so versatile.  You can use a decorated sugar cookie for ANY occasion… Christmas, Valentine’s Day, Birthdays, Mothers Day etc… and they also make amazing wedding favours! Earlier this year I was […]

Posted on: November 26th, 2014 by Pretty Cakes | Posted in Pretty Cakes

A Special Lady Turns 80!

The cakes that I LOVE the most to create are the ones that allow me to showcase the skills I learned at the Wilton School’s Masters Course! Michael’s Mom has a lifelong friend that was celebrating her 80th birthday this year.  Martha […]

Posted on: October 18th, 2014 by Pretty Cakes | Posted in Pretty Cakes

Monica’s Pretty Cake!

I particularly love making Pretty Birthday Cakes for my family! My youngest Aunt (Monica) had a special birthday last year on August 8th and I invited her and my entire family over for a bbq and celebration.  This Pretty Cake was a […]

Posted on: August 9th, 2014 by Pretty Cakes | Posted in Pretty Cakes

A “Sweet Pea Anniversary Cake” from Sweetie!

My Aunt Debbie has always called me “Sweetie”, and this June she and My Uncle Randy celebrated their 15th Wedding Anniversary!  Wow… 15years… how time flies!  Such an important milestone should be marked with a Pretty Cake. Don’t you think? I chose […]

Posted on: June 13th, 2014 by Pretty Cakes | Posted in Pretty Cakes