Cake Central - Cake Decorating Business - Recent Changeshttp://www.cakecentral.com/livefeed.rssTrack the most recent changes to the cake central community with this feedenHuddler 0.1Tue, 16 Sep 2014 01:04:24 +0000Pricing 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#4797784Cake 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#4795757Teaching at a local collegehttp://www.cakecentral.com/t/779206/teaching-at-a-local-college "I am needing ideas for 6 weeks to last 2 hours long each.  I plan to do my first class..."threadTue, 09 Sep 2014 22:14:23 +0000mommyinaprilx2Tue, 09 Sep 2014 22:14:23 +0000#4788709What to charge for kids partyhttp://www.cakecentral.com/t/779187/what-to-charge-for-kids-party "I have been approached to do a cake decorating party (2hours) for a kid's birthday (10..."threadMon, 08 Sep 2014 22:01:06 +000061999Mon, 08 Sep 2014 22:01:06 +0000#4787186charge for private lessons?http://www.cakecentral.com/t/779163/charge-for-private-lessons "Not sure if this is the right section for this ?, but I've been asked to teach someone..."threadMon, 08 Sep 2014 00:15:18 +0000kakeladiMon, 08 Sep 2014 00:15:18 +0000#4785847cake boards and boxeshttp://www.cakecentral.com/t/779130/cake-boards-and-boxes "I was wondering if anyone knows of a website that sells inexpensive cake boards and..."threadFri, 05 Sep 2014 21:23:22 +0000chris2110Fri, 05 Sep 2014 21:23:22 +0000#4782624Pricinghttp://www.cakecentral.com/t/779114/pricing "Hi Everyone,   I hope you could help me out on this.  I am currently making princess..."threadThu, 04 Sep 2014 23:26:57 +0000chris2110Thu, 04 Sep 2014 23:26:57 +0000#4781387Pricing out a wedding cake for a bride with a very low budget!http://www.cakecentral.com/t/779075/pricing-out-a-wedding-cake-for-a-bride-with-a-very-low-budget "This lady wants me to make this four tiered wedding cake to feed 100 people. I told her..."threadWed, 03 Sep 2014 01:48:38 +0000ConnieCakes14Wed, 03 Sep 2014 01:48:38 +0000#4778918gumpaste flowers? and butteflies?http://www.cakecentral.com/t/779028/gumpaste-flowers-and-butteflies "where do you guys order your gumpaste flowers? I have this cake for Sept 20th,but the..."threadMon, 01 Sep 2014 00:31:12 +0000TheItalianBakerMon, 01 Sep 2014 00:31:12 +0000#4775197Pricing Questionhttp://www.cakecentral.com/t/779009/pricing-question "So I know that wedding cake servings are different sizes than a "party" cake.  My..."threadSun, 31 Aug 2014 04:01:15 +0000sleepy20520Sun, 31 Aug 2014 04:01:15 +0000#4773803What I learned this weekhttp://www.cakecentral.com/t/778987/what-i-learned-this-week "I had a bridezilla this week.  After making cakes and dealing with couples for 8 years,..."threadSat, 30 Aug 2014 12:40:17 +0000chefjenbarneySat, 30 Aug 2014 12:40:17 +0000#4772582need help, soon!http://www.cakecentral.com/t/778986/need-help-soon "           i got asked by my aunty, to make my little baby cousins baptism cake..."threadSat, 30 Aug 2014 11:46:46 +0000cakealicious123Sat, 30 Aug 2014 11:46:46 +0000#4772491Need help in pricing a cakehttp://www.cakecentral.com/t/778979/need-help-in-pricing-a-cake "Please help. I've been ask to replicate this cake to feed 40 people and the customer..."threadSat, 30 Aug 2014 00:21:48 +0000LovelyLilySat, 30 Aug 2014 00:21:48 +0000#4771700Supplier neededhttp://www.cakecentral.com/t/778964/supplier-needed "  ​I am opening up a bakery and in need of a really good supplier for my molds, fondant..."threadThu, 28 Aug 2014 23:49:49 +0000Renee6431Thu, 28 Aug 2014 23:49:49 +0000#4770189Pricing by the slice, what does it include?http://www.cakecentral.com/t/778922/pricing-by-the-slice-what-does-it-include "I want to start pricing my cakes by the serving. My planned price is $2.50 per serving,..."threadWed, 27 Aug 2014 12:47:23 +0000ConnieCakes14Wed, 27 Aug 2014 12:47:23 +0000#4768241No answer from Cake Centralhttp://www.cakecentral.com/t/778915/no-answer-from-cake-central "I've been trying for a month now to get a reply from Cake Central about faulty pdf..."threadWed, 27 Aug 2014 08:06:10 +0000VLKIDWed, 27 Aug 2014 08:06:10 +0000#4768108Need LOTS of snapping cupcake carriers?http://www.cakecentral.com/t/778911/need-lots-of-snapping-cupcake-carriers "Posting in business because I can't imagine anyone else needing LOTS of cupcake..."threadWed, 27 Aug 2014 04:25:56 +0000johnson6ofusWed, 27 Aug 2014 04:25:56 +0000#4768018Please calm me down before I write something I regret...http://www.cakecentral.com/t/778910/please-calm-me-down-before-i-write-something-i-regret "I got emails today that included both the infamous "can you make the frosting less..."threadWed, 27 Aug 2014 03:52:43 +0000FrostedMoonWed, 27 Aug 2014 03:52:43 +0000#4768012New Jersey Confectionary Arts Guildhttp://www.cakecentral.com/t/778906/new-jersey-confectionary-arts-guild "Check this out;  The Confectionary Arts Guild Of NJ .    ..."threadWed, 27 Aug 2014 00:27:21 +0000merryWed, 27 Aug 2014 00:27:21 +0000#4767797copyright infringement questionhttp://www.cakecentral.com/t/778901/copyright-infringement-question "hopefully someone can answer this question for me! I have agreed to make a spongebob..."threadTue, 26 Aug 2014 17:50:29 +0000KorinascakesTue, 26 Aug 2014 17:50:29 +0000#4767361long distance cake order. what would you do?http://www.cakecentral.com/t/778898/long-distance-cake-order-what-would-you-do "I have the opportunity to do the cake for my grandparents 75th anniversary! Just a..."threadTue, 26 Aug 2014 16:31:28 +0000bnsbrownTue, 26 Aug 2014 16:31:28 +0000#4767174Facebook Page to promote business- pros and conshttp://www.cakecentral.com/t/778873/facebook-page-to-promote-business-pros-and-cons "This topic was raised in the 'Things not to say to a baker' thread when we were trying..."threadMon, 25 Aug 2014 02:24:55 +0000DeliciousEmmaMon, 25 Aug 2014 02:24:55 +0000#4764412Starting A Newhttp://www.cakecentral.com/t/778872/starting-a-new "My husband and I decided that we would put my dream into full go this summer. However,..."threadMon, 25 Aug 2014 02:01:21 +0000tcscakesnstuffMon, 25 Aug 2014 02:01:21 +0000#4764373Found a site about naming your bakeryhttp://www.cakecentral.com/t/778869/found-a-site-about-naming-your-bakery "Saw this site and thought it might be helpful:..."threadSun, 24 Aug 2014 22:35:45 +0000craftybananaSun, 24 Aug 2014 22:35:45 +0000#4764004How would you price these cakes? Suggestions appreciated!http://www.cakecentral.com/t/778855/how-would-you-price-these-cakes-suggestions-appreciated "Hey all, kinda new here, this is my first thread (take it easy on me! Lol). I tried..."threadSun, 24 Aug 2014 07:53:20 +0000LizKatherineSun, 24 Aug 2014 07:53:20 +0000#4762335donating a cake to a fundraiser with out a business licensehttp://www.cakecentral.com/t/778849/donating-a-cake-to-a-fundraiser-with-out-a-business-license "hi, I'd like to donate a cake for a silent auction fundraiser for a good friends..."threadSat, 23 Aug 2014 23:55:36 +0000divineccSat, 23 Aug 2014 23:55:36 +0000#4761947Any suggestions for cat grooming (in a cottage bakery)http://www.cakecentral.com/t/778847/any-suggestions-for-cat-grooming-in-a-cottage-bakery "So here in Massachusetts, we are allowed to have pets in the home that we have a..."threadSat, 23 Aug 2014 19:27:32 +0000SunshineCarbsSat, 23 Aug 2014 19:27:32 +0000#4761474Damage in transit? Help please!http://www.cakecentral.com/t/778842/damage-in-transit-help-please "I delivered (well, carried down the road) this cake yesterday. Opened box, all fine...."threadSat, 23 Aug 2014 15:20:05 +0000Edible Art CoSat, 23 Aug 2014 15:20:05 +0000#4761132finally leaving the bakery..http://www.cakecentral.com/t/778840/finally-leaving-the-bakery "I finally decided to leave the bakery I work for, so I gave 2 weeks notice last monday...."threadSat, 23 Aug 2014 13:58:06 +0000TheItalianBakerSat, 23 Aug 2014 13:58:06 +0000#4760989Do you work at home? Just how dressed do you get?http://www.cakecentral.com/t/778805/do-you-work-at-home-just-how-dressed-do-you-get "I'm just curious. I've been wearing very basic things in easily washed poly/cotton..."threadThu, 21 Aug 2014 18:30:23 +0000SunshineCarbsThu, 21 Aug 2014 18:30:23 +0000#4758105Groups asking for bakery tours at my placehttp://www.cakecentral.com/t/778803/groups-asking-for-bakery-tours-at-my-place "I can see offering bakery tours being mutually beneficial, but am uneasy about a group..."threadThu, 21 Aug 2014 16:19:08 +0000SuzyXDThu, 21 Aug 2014 16:19:08 +0000#4758015Full Time September 2!http://www.cakecentral.com/t/778801/full-time-september-2 "I officially close my other business at the end of the month and transform my office..."threadThu, 21 Aug 2014 15:30:40 +0000ellavanillaThu, 21 Aug 2014 15:30:40 +0000#4757990Long time customer discount?http://www.cakecentral.com/t/778786/long-time-customer-discount "I had someone call me today interested in having me deliver and create 6 cupcakes and..."threadThu, 21 Aug 2014 00:41:02 +0000SnuggumsThu, 21 Aug 2014 00:41:02 +0000#4757230Need A Mentorhttp://www.cakecentral.com/t/778779/need-a-mentor "Hello..I've started my home cake business and I do really good work; however I am eager..."threadWed, 20 Aug 2014 17:14:56 +0000epiquerianmbWed, 20 Aug 2014 17:14:56 +0000#4756663Profits and inventoryhttp://www.cakecentral.com/t/778775/profits-and-inventory "I have been baking cakes from my home now for a little over a year. I am wanting to..."threadWed, 20 Aug 2014 14:39:19 +0000koneal84Wed, 20 Aug 2014 14:39:19 +0000#4756268Anyone use a company to handle their Yelp "reputation"?http://www.cakecentral.com/t/778754/anyone-use-a-company-to-handle-their-yelp-reputation "I was just contacted by a company that does this sort of thing.  At first, they acted..."threadTue, 19 Aug 2014 18:06:30 +0000SuzyXDTue, 19 Aug 2014 18:06:30 +0000#4754948Great at baking, but can't really decorate?http://www.cakecentral.com/t/778740/great-at-baking-but-cant-really-decorate "Is there a place in the cake world for someone who has great baking skills, but isn't..."threadTue, 19 Aug 2014 01:51:05 +0000es329Tue, 19 Aug 2014 01:51:05 +0000#4753600Rush Job Feeshttp://www.cakecentral.com/t/778723/rush-job-fees "I am starting to get enough business that I am mostly booked, but then something..."threadMon, 18 Aug 2014 15:27:57 +0000SunshineCarbsMon, 18 Aug 2014 15:27:57 +0000#4752551Carpal Tunnel Syndrome Surgery - Time Off for Business?http://www.cakecentral.com/t/778679/carpal-tunnel-syndrome-surgery-time-off-for-business "Hi, just wanting to hear from anyone who has had to have Carpal Tunnel surgery...."threadSat, 16 Aug 2014 04:50:43 +0000EvoirSat, 16 Aug 2014 04:50:43 +0000#4748028Business Name Help..........http://www.cakecentral.com/t/778659/business-name-help "I do cakes, decorated cookies, and a few other items and I am looking for a name. I..."threadFri, 15 Aug 2014 00:35:49 +0000cakeymomFri, 15 Aug 2014 00:35:49 +0000#4746171Was it easy or difficult getting your cottage food license?http://www.cakecentral.com/t/778655/was-it-easy-or-difficult-getting-your-cottage-food-license "I am in NV and started the process by getting a tax ID #, DBA name and then called the..."threadThu, 14 Aug 2014 23:15:08 +0000ladyroseThu, 14 Aug 2014 23:15:08 +0000#4746096Do you list your cooking spray on ingredient label?http://www.cakecentral.com/t/778654/do-you-list-your-cooking-spray-on-ingredient-label " I am in the middle of getting my license and had a question. If you use cooking spray..."threadThu, 14 Aug 2014 22:55:53 +0000ladyroseThu, 14 Aug 2014 22:55:53 +0000#4746076what size dessert style cake?http://www.cakecentral.com/t/778651/what-size-dessert-style-cake "the company my husband works for is going to have a meeting in Sept. with some clients..."threadThu, 14 Aug 2014 21:02:30 +0000TheItalianBakerThu, 14 Aug 2014 21:02:30 +0000#4745882Texas Cottage Business questionshttp://www.cakecentral.com/t/778648/texas-cottage-business-questions "Looking for those of you operating under the Texas Cottage Food Law, what type of..."threadThu, 14 Aug 2014 18:34:35 +0000smbeggThu, 14 Aug 2014 18:34:35 +0000#4745673Advice please: I have been contacted by a local coffee shop/bookstore on looking for a baked goods supplier...http://www.cakecentral.com/t/778647/advice-please-i-have-been-contacted-by-a-local-coffee-shop-bookstore-on-looking-for-a-baked-goods-supplier "The title says it all.......a local coffee shop/bookstore has contacted me to inquire..."threadThu, 14 Aug 2014 18:02:12 +0000countrycakesThu, 14 Aug 2014 18:02:12 +0000#47456081st Birthday Moms vs Brides.http://www.cakecentral.com/t/778620/1st-birthday-moms-vs-brides "I have worked with both and I gotta agree with someone here who said, "give me a..."threadWed, 13 Aug 2014 18:35:09 +0000ellavanillaWed, 13 Aug 2014 18:35:09 +0000#4743634Real copyright and trademark attorneys to advise about cake designs.http://www.cakecentral.com/t/778601/real-copyright-and-trademark-attorneys-to-advise-about-cake-designs "Finally, we'll get the real deal legal advice regarding what the rules are when it..."threadTue, 12 Aug 2014 18:54:38 +0000AZCoutureTue, 12 Aug 2014 18:54:38 +0000#4742039Starting over from scratch, need a new name!!! http://www.cakecentral.com/t/778600/starting-over-from-scratch-need-a-new-name "Hi everyone, so for three years I ran a bakery out of my home selling custom cakes,..."threadTue, 12 Aug 2014 17:59:38 +0000sabrinassweetsTue, 12 Aug 2014 17:59:38 +0000#4741927My Oven Broke!! What to do?http://www.cakecentral.com/t/778598/my-oven-broke-what-to-do "Does it make sense to repair a 10 year old oven?   We will probably be moving in the..."threadTue, 12 Aug 2014 17:16:13 +0000ellavanillaTue, 12 Aug 2014 17:16:13 +0000#4741883Commercial refrigeratorhttp://www.cakecentral.com/t/778595/commercial-refrigerator "Does anybody use a commercial refrigerator? I'm looking at purchasing one. Nothing..."threadTue, 12 Aug 2014 15:51:12 +0000bellaTue, 12 Aug 2014 15:51:12 +0000#4741677