Allison got second place in the
Teen Division at the 2008
Mid-Atlantic Cake Show with her
BLT sandwich cake. The judges
were impressed with her realistic
colors and styling.
Kelsey charmed the
judges of the 2008
Mid-Atlantic Cake Show
with her fun turtle on a
Allison made this cello cake
for her BFF's birthday.
Kelsey made this plant
cell cake for her 10th
grade biology class' end
of school year party.
|Shipwreck Sugar Sculpture
|Kirby and King Dedede Cake
Kelsey's painted ponies got 3rd
place in the Teen Division at the
2009 Great American Cake Show.
Her off-set tiers, hand made
grass, and whimsical colors were
a winning combination.
Chance made this cake of
Kirby, a famous Nintendo
character, battling King
Dedede for the 2009 Great
American Cake Show.
I challenged my kids to try out cake decorating.
Kelsey, Chance, and Allison have shown great
talent and entered nearby cake competitions.
This page has some of their amazing cakes.
And Baking Buyer magazine did a story on us in
May, 2009 (requires registration) - check it out!
Allison entered this sugar sculpture
in the adult beginner category for
Special Techniques at the 2009 Great
American Cake Show. She got First
Place for this colorful and detailed
Allison made this for her English class'
end of school year party. Her books
had realistic leather texture, gold title
embossing, and gilded pages.
Allison and I made this sushi
cake together for her culinary
class. They had just learned how
to make real sushi, so this
seemed appropriate for the party.
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|Follow the National
Capital Area Cake Show:
|Chocolate Easter Bunny Cake
This adorable chocolate Easter
bunny cake, with dyed Easter
eggs, came from Allison's creative
hands. She swears she doesn't
want to be a pastry chef-she's
sticking to culinary. Still, I think
this cake is very cute.
Chance, in only his second cake
competition, took first place in the
teen division (he's only 13) at the
2011 Great American Cake Show
with this realistic taco cake, which
includes chips & salsa (of course).