Cake Central - Cake Talk - Recent Changeshttp://www.cakecentral.com/livefeed.rssTrack the most recent changes to the cake central community with this feedenHuddler 0.1Wed, 17 Sep 2014 17:31:05 +0000Help! Chocolate icing nightmare!http://www.cakecentral.com/t/779379/help-chocolate-icing-nightmare "I have been using Toba Garrett's Chocolate Buttercream recipe for well over a year now..."threadWed, 17 Sep 2014 17:28:49 +0000jmeddersWed, 17 Sep 2014 17:28:49 +0000#4802403To Fill or Not To Fillhttp://www.cakecentral.com/t/779378/to-fill-or-not-to-fill "I have a bride that wants a white, 5 tier cake.  12", 10", 8", 6", 4"  each tier being..."threadWed, 17 Sep 2014 15:59:28 +0000mrsmac888Wed, 17 Sep 2014 15:59:28 +0000#4802285A "different" SMBChttp://www.cakecentral.com/t/779377/a-different-smbc "I just tried a new way of making Swiss "Meringue" Buttercream.  I came across this blog..."threadWed, 17 Sep 2014 14:17:25 +0000KathleenCWed, 17 Sep 2014 14:17:25 +0000#4802123Has my chocolate seized?http://www.cakecentral.com/t/779375/has-my-chocolate-seized "Last night I was trying to make a big batch of ganache to use for covering a cake.  I..."threadWed, 17 Sep 2014 12:27:05 +0000ShortkaikWed, 17 Sep 2014 12:27:05 +0000#4801940How do you find a good life balance?http://www.cakecentral.com/t/779374/how-do-you-find-a-good-life-balance "I have gotten to the point where if I don't mark off a weekend and decline orders I..."threadWed, 17 Sep 2014 06:40:48 +0000FrostedMoonWed, 17 Sep 2014 06:40:48 +0000#4801703What is right way to stack a cake?http://www.cakecentral.com/t/779371/what-is-right-way-to-stack-a-cake "OK - I made 4 tier cake for last Sat using one decorator advice - wood dowels under..."threadWed, 17 Sep 2014 02:47:25 +0000tbgrammaWed, 17 Sep 2014 02:47:25 +0000#4801550Stopping a figurine from face planting http://www.cakecentral.com/t/779370/stopping-a-figurine-from-face-planting "Hello fellow cakers, I need some advice regarding figurines. I recently made a beast..."threadWed, 17 Sep 2014 01:44:00 +0000HB86Wed, 17 Sep 2014 01:44:00 +0000#4801479how thick is your buttercream or ganache layer under fondant.http://www.cakecentral.com/t/779369/how-thick-is-your-buttercream-or-ganache-layer-under-fondant "Hi  Can you tell me what thickness you prefer of ganache under fondant  Would 1/4..."threadWed, 17 Sep 2014 00:20:03 +0000george101Wed, 17 Sep 2014 00:20:03 +0000#4801432Help with a Saturn cake.http://www.cakecentral.com/t/779367/help-with-a-saturn-cake "I'm wanting to make a 3d Saturn cake with my 6in wilton ball pan. What I'm wondering is..."threadTue, 16 Sep 2014 21:42:37 +0000FlRugbyChickTue, 16 Sep 2014 21:42:37 +0000#4801214Extended Service Plan for KA Mixer??http://www.cakecentral.com/t/779366/extended-service-plan-for-ka-mixer "Has anyone purchased the extended service plan for their KA mixer?  I recently..."threadTue, 16 Sep 2014 21:06:36 +0000wcTue, 16 Sep 2014 21:06:36 +0000#4801161Keeping Unfrosted Cupcakes Moisthttp://www.cakecentral.com/t/779365/keeping-unfrosted-cupcakes-moist "I'm making 200+ cupcakes for a friend's wedding, three different flavors.  I plan on..."threadTue, 16 Sep 2014 20:56:48 +0000annagonTue, 16 Sep 2014 20:56:48 +0000#4801145SMBC and Fondant - I need some education! http://www.cakecentral.com/t/779363/smbc-and-fondant-i-need-some-education "Hi!   I was hoping someone could educate me on how to cover a smbc cake successfully..."threadTue, 16 Sep 2014 19:49:51 +0000SweetLifeBakerTue, 16 Sep 2014 19:49:51 +0000#4801086How to attach a Giant Cupcake on top of another cake for transportinghttp://www.cakecentral.com/t/779362/how-to-attach-a-giant-cupcake-on-top-of-another-cake-for-transporting "I am hoping to find some resolution here but I am adding a Giant Cupcake with a..."threadTue, 16 Sep 2014 18:07:07 +0000nene1980Tue, 16 Sep 2014 18:07:07 +0000#48009213D deer cakehttp://www.cakecentral.com/t/779361/3d-deer-cake "Im going to make my husband a deer for his birthday ...can anybody email me the..."threadTue, 16 Sep 2014 17:20:09 +0000joejenn06Tue, 16 Sep 2014 17:20:09 +0000#4800901help with cupcake liners please :)http://www.cakecentral.com/t/779356/help-with-cupcake-liners-please "Hi All,   I've searched this site for an answer to my problem but didn't find..."threadTue, 16 Sep 2014 11:47:15 +0000chris2110Tue, 16 Sep 2014 11:47:15 +0000#4800501Help!! Can anyone tell me what impression mat is used?http://www.cakecentral.com/t/779353/help-can-anyone-tell-me-what-impression-mat-is-used " Hey everyone!! Can anyone tell me what impression mat was used on this cake by The..."threadTue, 16 Sep 2014 09:50:50 +0000JuliaMarieTue, 16 Sep 2014 09:50:50 +0000#4800453what are the different types of ganache?http://www.cakecentral.com/t/779352/what-are-the-different-types-of-ganache "What is the difference between pouring ganache an setganache? Do all types of chocolate..."threadTue, 16 Sep 2014 09:29:01 +0000mrmajeikaTue, 16 Sep 2014 09:29:01 +0000#4800426Help needed- 1st Outdoor cake- which frosting to choose?http://www.cakecentral.com/t/779349/help-needed-1st-outdoor-cake-which-frosting-to-choose "My client just told me her cake is going to be outside, under a covered area ( picnic..."threadTue, 16 Sep 2014 00:47:15 +0000pamalbakeTue, 16 Sep 2014 00:47:15 +0000#480007918th bday cake help!http://www.cakecentral.com/t/779348/18th-bday-cake-help "I need to make a cake for an 18 year old boy.  They want a pic of him when he was a..."threadMon, 15 Sep 2014 23:48:10 +0000WeezySMon, 15 Sep 2014 23:48:10 +0000#4799944Looking for some opinions on design...http://www.cakecentral.com/t/779347/looking-for-some-opinions-on-design "I have a cake coming up this weekend that I have been given creative license on.  It..."threadMon, 15 Sep 2014 22:36:37 +0000dukeswalkerMon, 15 Sep 2014 22:36:37 +0000#4799839Black Wedding Cakehttp://www.cakecentral.com/t/779346/black-wedding-cake "Hi, I have a black wedding cake coming up in a few weeks. I thought I had it all..."threadMon, 15 Sep 2014 22:20:26 +0000sleaky77Mon, 15 Sep 2014 22:20:26 +0000#4799836Deep red roseshttp://www.cakecentral.com/t/779344/deep-red-roses "Hi All,   Hope you can help. I've been asked to make 'Black Bocara' deep red roses..."threadMon, 15 Sep 2014 19:21:58 +0000kustardMon, 15 Sep 2014 19:21:58 +0000#4799232How do I price this cake???? It's due at the beginning of the year, but they need a price now!!!!!http://www.cakecentral.com/t/779343/how-do-i-price-this-cake-its-due-at-the-beginning-of-the-year-but-they-need-a-price-now "HELP!!!"threadMon, 15 Sep 2014 19:19:40 +0000nickipoohMon, 15 Sep 2014 19:19:40 +0000#4799224Dinosaur Cakehttp://www.cakecentral.com/t/779341/dinosaur-cake "Hello, Does anyone have instructions on make a dinosaur to go on a 8inch cake. It can..."threadMon, 15 Sep 2014 15:38:29 +0000cupncakes35Mon, 15 Sep 2014 15:38:29 +0000#4798874Looking for an image pleasehttp://www.cakecentral.com/t/779340/looking-for-an-image-please "Hi!! Quite a while back I saw a cake which was a topsy turvy re-creation of..."threadMon, 15 Sep 2014 15:00:47 +0000nicunurseMon, 15 Sep 2014 15:00:47 +0000#4798809Sugar syrup food safetyhttp://www.cakecentral.com/t/779339/sugar-syrup-food-safety "Hi I don't sugar syrup my cakes, but find that the vanilla needs more moisture. I use..."threadMon, 15 Sep 2014 07:18:23 +0000stilts23Mon, 15 Sep 2014 07:18:23 +0000#4797978Pricing 3 layers instead of twohttp://www.cakecentral.com/t/779338/pricing-3-layers-instead-of-two "Wow, it's been years since I've posted anything on here, but must admit I'm stumped...."threadMon, 15 Sep 2014 02:49:58 +0000RexyMon, 15 Sep 2014 02:49:58 +0000#4797784Navy blue royal icinghttp://www.cakecentral.com/t/779336/navy-blue-royal-icing "How do I make true navy blue royal icing. What brand makes the best paste gel to make..."threadMon, 15 Sep 2014 01:33:46 +0000fran-mangiaMon, 15 Sep 2014 01:33:46 +0000#4797709Cupcake Bar Toppingshttp://www.cakecentral.com/t/779335/cupcake-bar-toppings "I am making a cupcake bar for a wedding.  I want to make a lot of variety.  Is there a..."threadSun, 14 Sep 2014 22:23:36 +0000sjlawrenceSun, 14 Sep 2014 22:23:36 +0000#4797492What is the best cake you have ever madehttp://www.cakecentral.com/t/779334/what-is-the-best-cake-you-have-ever-made "Something that has the wow factor. I mean in terms of taste not decoration. Please..."threadSun, 14 Sep 2014 21:24:41 +0000mrmajeikaSun, 14 Sep 2014 21:24:41 +0000#4797442Wilton course 1http://www.cakecentral.com/t/779333/wilton-course-1 "I signed up for wilton course 1. Then I got the information sheet and it says I need to..."threadSun, 14 Sep 2014 20:14:17 +0000easyaspieSun, 14 Sep 2014 20:14:17 +0000#4797330This techniquehttp://www.cakecentral.com/t/779332/this-technique "Hey fellow cake decorators :) So I need to replicate these ruffles. I am thinking..."threadSun, 14 Sep 2014 19:57:09 +0000manomiSun, 14 Sep 2014 19:57:09 +0000#4797308Spongebob cakehttp://www.cakecentral.com/t/779331/spongebob-cake "I know I'm going to need to put supports in this cake to keep Bob from toppling over. ..."threadSun, 14 Sep 2014 19:13:27 +0000coloradocacheSun, 14 Sep 2014 19:13:27 +0000#4797260WASC-Duncan Heinz smaller boxhttp://www.cakecentral.com/t/779330/wasc-duncan-heinz-smaller-box "Has anyone tried using what the cake Dr. advised ( 6Tbsp.-1/2 c flour, a little sugar,..."threadSun, 14 Sep 2014 18:23:33 +0000pamalbakeSun, 14 Sep 2014 18:23:33 +0000#4797176Fondant + humidity = Ticino Tropic ??http://www.cakecentral.com/t/779329/fondant-humidity-ticino-tropic "     I live on the coast and it is VERY humid.  I've recently discovered Carma Massa..."threadSun, 14 Sep 2014 16:25:02 +0000jessicakeSun, 14 Sep 2014 16:25:02 +0000#4796785Looking for flashing light for casino theme cake http://www.cakecentral.com/t/779328/looking-for-flashing-light-for-casino-theme-cake "Hi - I am making a casino theme cake with one tier to look like a slot machine. Can..."threadSun, 14 Sep 2014 12:53:38 +0000lbensoncanSun, 14 Sep 2014 12:53:38 +0000#4796412Substitute almonds in a cake?http://www.cakecentral.com/t/779326/substitute-almonds-in-a-cake "I am making a wedding cake for my daughter and she has requested one tier to be a moist..."threadSun, 14 Sep 2014 10:06:38 +0000anna0362Sun, 14 Sep 2014 10:06:38 +0000#4796262Cake Pricing Example - does this look right?http://www.cakecentral.com/t/779323/cake-pricing-example-does-this-look-right "So lately (after 3 years in business) Ive been second guessing my pricing (well i..."threadSun, 14 Sep 2014 03:02:04 +0000sleepy20520Sun, 14 Sep 2014 03:02:04 +0000#4795757Sugar sheet help!http://www.cakecentral.com/t/779322/sugar-sheet-help "I have a cake due tomorrow at 12 in the afternoon I have both tiers covered in fondant..."threadSun, 14 Sep 2014 02:57:32 +0000Angels BakerySun, 14 Sep 2014 02:57:32 +0000#4795750Chocolate covered Oreoshttp://www.cakecentral.com/t/779320/chocolate-covered-oreos "Hi, I made chocolate covered Oreos today using bakers chocolate. They turned out..."threadSun, 14 Sep 2014 01:31:11 +0000RaymisSun, 14 Sep 2014 01:31:11 +0000#47956412 cakes with bridge between holding topperhttp://www.cakecentral.com/t/779319/2-cakes-with-bridge-between-holding-topper "My brother is getting married in October and has asked me to make his wedding cake. ..."threadSun, 14 Sep 2014 01:11:11 +0000katskreationsSun, 14 Sep 2014 01:11:11 +0000#4795632Using Sugar Glass on a Cakehttp://www.cakecentral.com/t/779318/using-sugar-glass-on-a-cake "I'm trying to replicate the look of water (a waterfall effect) on a cake using sugar..."threadSun, 14 Sep 2014 00:56:08 +0000KrymsonSun, 14 Sep 2014 00:56:08 +0000#4795593Freezing a cake frosted in SMBC or IMBChttp://www.cakecentral.com/t/779317/freezing-a-cake-frosted-in-smbc-or-imbc "Sorry if this a repost, the last one didn't show up because of my new member status,..."threadSun, 14 Sep 2014 00:52:56 +0000NaivohwSun, 14 Sep 2014 00:52:56 +0000#4795581Gold "paint" on buttercream - my first time asking for help....but I need it. http://www.cakecentral.com/t/779315/gold-paint-on-buttercream-my-first-time-asking-for-help-but-i-need-it "This is the cake I am needing to make...but the bride has requested buttercream instead..."threadSat, 13 Sep 2014 21:16:38 +0000ForSweetsSakeSat, 13 Sep 2014 21:16:38 +0000#4795329Curious George hanging in mid air!http://www.cakecentral.com/t/779314/curious-george-hanging-in-mid-air "I get there must be a PVC pipe or some other support going through the centre of the..."threadSat, 13 Sep 2014 21:07:56 +0000farheentqSat, 13 Sep 2014 21:07:56 +0000#4795324Royal Icing!!!!! Ughh!http://www.cakecentral.com/t/779313/royal-icing-ughh "I don't know what I am doing wrong!  I have made a ton of royal icing.  But the last..."threadSat, 13 Sep 2014 19:43:11 +0000charlieinMOSat, 13 Sep 2014 19:43:11 +0000#4795183New discovery!http://www.cakecentral.com/t/779312/new-discovery "If you stir prepared SugarVeil Icing into (melted) candy melts, it instantly turns into..."threadSat, 13 Sep 2014 19:15:29 +0000emilygSat, 13 Sep 2014 19:15:29 +0000#4795090Made the cake for the wrong date!!http://www.cakecentral.com/t/779311/made-the-cake-for-the-wrong-date "Ok so I made this cake for this week but it was supposed to be made for next week. It..."threadSat, 13 Sep 2014 15:01:13 +0000neda_laSat, 13 Sep 2014 15:01:13 +0000#4794666New designs of beautiful Birthday Cakeshttp://www.cakecentral.com/t/779307/new-designs-of-beautiful-birthday-cakes "Friends give your response about these cakes how its looks also provide your suggestion..."threadSat, 13 Sep 2014 07:36:23 +0000cakejunkiebryanSat, 13 Sep 2014 07:36:23 +0000#4794361Friday Night Cake Club for 9/12/14http://www.cakecentral.com/t/779306/friday-night-cake-club-for-9-12-14 "Opening up another session of the FNCC! Everyone is welcome to share their week, photos..."threadSat, 13 Sep 2014 02:49:46 +0000catlharperSat, 13 Sep 2014 02:49:46 +0000#4794182