Friday, December 7, 2012

Iced Pink and White Winter Wedding Cake

~congrats to the happy couple, Candace and Chris Caldwell!! for the wedding held at Le Jardin's beautiful greenhouse, the bride requested a four tier pink and white cake. we worked to put together pieces cakes to create one unique for her, and here's what we came up with~


Tuesday, December 4, 2012

Christmas Cookies and Treats

~100 christmas cupcakes for our relief society christmas dinner~ cupcakes are devils food chocolate with peppermint buttercream frosting complete with candy cane chips on top (my house smelled YUMMY!). Each cupcake topped with a fondant present to match the theme~
and here are some bits from our christmas party

Saturday, November 17, 2012

Twisted Loxx Sassy Cake Pops

~Congrats to Twisted Loxx Salon on their grand opening! (2487 W 12600 S) I was asked them
some yummy cake pops for the party, with lots of glitz to go with them~

Saturday, October 20, 2012

Halloween Cakes and Treats

the time of year we here at the nelson household love- holiday season!!! First up-Halloween, which also means our annual Halloween party! This year we had about 62 people, the more the merrier! Here's the desert table:

   Not all food shown, but featured were: nutter butter ghosts, peanut butter eyeballs, chocolate covered oreos, murder scene cupcakes, marshmallow pretzel chocolate covered bones, grop mix (always a favorite), homemade oreos and of course sugar cookies. Cake pictured was a chocolate coffin cake with a red velvet cake skull head popping out the top!

Wednesday, October 3, 2012

Little Boys Brown Dot Smash Cake

~little jordon's first cake birthday photo shoot, photo courtesy of Mary Clark Studios,, she does beautiful work! cake was ombre style in warm browns with a frosting "J" on top, very cute!

Sunday, September 30, 2012

Fireman Cake

~fireman cake for big 6 year old fireman josh! I have to admit, the fire part made me want to make a hunger games Catniss fire cake , but firemen it is! cake is devils food chocolate cake with bavarian cream filling. fireman is fondant covered rice krispies and painted. very special cake for very special boy~

Saturday, September 29, 2012

Whimsical 1st Birthday Tea Party

~beautifully done tea party for alexis’ first birthday by Mary Clark. main cake was lemon cake with light buttercream frosting on the bottom and chocolate cake with fresh raspberry whipped frosting on top, iced with peach ombre style palette frosting and finished off with sugar peony. Smash cake was almond cake with light lemon frosting in smudged dot style. what a cute party for a cute little girl!                     
photography done by Mary Clark at DMC Studios,
check out her website, she’s absolutely fabulous!!

Tuesday, September 25, 2012

Friday, September 14, 2012

Woodland Fairy Party Cupcakes

~ woodland fairy cupcakes for my neighbors very creative, cute fairytale murder mystery birthday party~ I was very impressed when they explained what the party would be! happy birthday to riley~

Thursday, September 13, 2012

Peach Ombre Smash Cake

 ~beautiful babies 1st birthday smash cake photo shoot. cake was a white almond cake with a light lemon butter cream frosting (lots of it, after all that's what smash cakes are about, right?). Styled in vintage rose peach ombre theme. smash away beautiful baby girl~ Photography done by the very talented Mary Clark at DMC Studios, check out her site, she does beautiful work!
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photography by Mary Clark, DMC Studios

Saturday, September 8, 2012

Autumn Bridal Shower Cupcakes

What a pretty time of year for a bridal shower!!! Loved these rich warm colors!!

Best Wishes to the happy couple!!!