Rants & Cravings

Hello World…It’s Skyler

Well hello there! Yes, I’m talking to you! Welcome to the mind of Skyler! I am a baker, cake artist, Mother & wife who absolutely adores sharing recipes, opinions, hilarious stories & ALL THINGS COLORFUL! I am new to the “blogosphere” so hopefully you’ll stick around long enough to see my posts evolve into something

Don’t Discriminate, Don’t Hate, Just Celebrate!

I may anger some with this message, I may even lose customers but I wanted to take the time to explain my position on bakers denying their services to potential clients based upon race, religion & sexual identity. I wanted to take a moment to provide a bit of background with some examples of how

Channing Tatum loves cake, you should too!

In an interview with People magazine, actor Channing Tatum professed his love for CAKE! Below is an excerpt from the article. “I just love cake,” he says. “Confetti cake, to be specific. It has little colored candies inside the cake, and then you get the confetti icing, which is really hard to find sometimes. It’s

Pop Music meets Custom Cakes

Katy Perry is a unique, bold & COLORFUL woman! When she released her catchy song entitled Birthday, I fell in love with the tune. When she released the lyric video for the song, I fell in love all over again. Why? Because the lyric video features baking related items, tons of color and the things

Cool Crafts: The Rainbow Rose

As a woman who prides herself on loving “All Things Colorful”, you can imagine my excitement when I first saw the RAINBOW ROSE! I was browsing the internet on a random Saturday just a few weeks after my wedding anniversary when I spotted some amazingly beautiful, vibrantly colorful roses. The image result on Google ushered

Details, Details, Details!!!

I am a firm believer that details make the difference! Some might even say that I obsess over minuscule & minute things. Items that they may deem to be extremely small & of little importance by definition. However, my intention as a cake artist is to add those items that will make a difference in

Cupcakes: Let’s get creative!

CUPCAKES!!!!! I love making them & people love eating them! Why? Because, in a word, they are AWESOME!!! Cupcakes allow party-goers the freedom to have their cake & avoid having to use a plate or even utensils. Cupcakes are also a great way to personalize your sweet treats according to who & what you are

Quotes about Cake

Here are a few of my favorite quotes about cake! “You’ll never know everything about anything, especially something you love.” -Julia Child “Let them eat cake.” -Marie Antoinette “Cakes are special. Every birthday, every celebration ends with something sweet, a cake, and people remember. It’s all about the memories.” -Buddy Valastro “A compromise is the