Archive for April, 2011

Find me on Facebook!

I started a page on Facebook where I will be uploading my cakes and discussing what fun things are happening in my kitchen!!  Be sure to “Like” me  – when I reach 100 “likes” I will be having a giveaway.. so don’t be shy, and you don’t have to be local to win! 🙂

You can find me here:  http://www.facebook.com/Aworkofheartcreations      or you can click on the facebook image on the right of your screen and it will take you directly to the page.

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Chick cake pops

With Easter around the corner, I couldn’t wait to try my hand at some cake pops…

Super cute, right?! They would make a great addition to any Easter basket!

The neat thing about cake pops is that they can be shipped.

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A piece of heaven

A friend asked me to make a cake for her friend… I had the freedom to do whatever I wanted! So… I came up with this…

This cake was a 10 inch super moist chocolate cake filled and frosted with my ever-so-smooth buttercream icing, smothered in ganache, and garnished with chocolate covered strawberries. Are you drooling yet?!   I sure am!  🙂

The following week this cake was requested again… and then the week after…. perhaps this cake needs its own special name… hmmm… any suggestions?

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Cookies!! NUM NUM NUM NUM!!!

I volunteered to teach a group of teenage girls at the high school where I work a skill that they could be proud of. Initially I thought that they would think it was juvenile, but apparently Sesame Street is in?! Anyways, it was a blast showing them how to create these cookie monster cupcakes!

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St. Patrick’s Day cupcake pops

I’ve been dabbling with cake pops for a little while… I think they are so cute! When a coworker asked if I could make some cake pops for her daughter’s school function to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day, I couldn’t pass it up!  I have such a blast with these things! I decided to go with a “cupcake” cake pop.. and here’s how it turned out:

They aren’t perfect but the kids enjoyed this special treat!

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