Nicole and Sean

Nicole and Sean

This past Saturday we had a number of events including this lovely spring wedding for Nicole and Sean. We really liked the rustic setting with the exposed wood beams and brick walls at Archeo in the Distillery District of Toronto.

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Wedding Cake Disaster - Averted

Wedding Cake Disaster - Averted

We had a call recently from a woman who was making the wedding cake for her friend. She had already decorated a fake bottom tier and was getting ready to bake the top tier. It was the morning of her friend's wedding and she discovered her oven wasn't working.

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How To Evaluate A Cupcake

How To Evaluate A Cupcake

Cupcakes, cupcakes, cupcakes. There’s no denying their popularity. But are all cupcakes the same? How can you tell? There are 3 basic criteria for evaluating a cupcake:

  1. Presentation/Look
  2. Taste/Flavour
  3. Practicality

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Price vs. Value

Price vs. Value

When it comes to your wedding we know you’re on a budget. We have yet to meet anyone who isn’t. So you should be comparing services and pricing to ensure you get the best value. However you should also keep in mind that not all cake decorators (or other professionals for that matter) have the same skills. Just because someone says they can make your cake for $50 less than someone else doesn’t mean that the finished product will look the same.

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How Professional Is Your "Professional"?

With the popularity of cake shows such as Cake Boss, Cake Walk, Cupcake Wars and Ace of Cakes to name but a few, there are a lot of people who have become interested in being a cake decorator. However, most people don’t realize the amount of time, effort and practice it takes to become proficient.

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Last Minute Orders

How much notice is needed to create a custom cake? Well, the first clue is “custom”. It’s not pre-made, simply waiting for you to order a day ahead, the only thing needed being the writing.

Nor is it limited to a few standard designs in a book. Our website has well over 100 birthday and occasion cakes and that’s just a sampling of the designs we’ve done over the last few years.

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Why Would I Want A Wedding Cake?

I’ve been to four weddings this year and haven’t had a piece yet.  Nobody ever eats it.

We frequently hear this from couples who are thinking about not having a cake at their wedding. We certainly understand you don’t want to spend money on something that isn’t going to be enjoyed but there are some common reasons why this happens.

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