Tradition might be to freeze the top layer of the cake, but you may prefer to order a small cake for your 1 year anniversary Author: Marisilda Garcia While it’s been tradition to save the top tier of your wedding cake until your first year anniversary, there’s another option to READ MORE…

A dessert table can make all your guests happy Author: Rebecca Camarena Today’s hip wedding couples are less restrictive with wedding traditions. They may even opt out of the layered cake in favor of a dessert table with more eye pleasing desserts. The cake cutting ceremony is about sharing with READ MORE…

Cupcakes offer a variety of sizes and flavors Author: Deirdre Schwiesow You may have noticed cupcake shops popping up in your town lately. This trend has also taken hold at wedding receptions, and it’s easy to see why—cupcakes can be less expensive, more varied, and just plain more fun than READ MORE…

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Should you save the top of the wedding cake? Author: Patti Stafford The tradition is to save the top tier of your wedding cake and serve it on your first year anniversary. It’s relatively a new tradition if you think about it.  It hasn’t been that long since we’ve been READ MORE…

Whimsical wedding cakes Author:  Suzan Jorgensen There are no rules that say all weddings must be elegant or showers must be chic. An event can be anything that reflects the personality and tastes of those who are involved. If fanciful fits, take it to the limit. A whimsical cake, like READ MORE…

Author: Deirdre Schwiesow Some wedding cake traditions—such as cramming a piece of cake into the bride’s mouth—have definitely had their day. And then there’s the old tradition of saving the top tier of the cake to eat on your one-year anniversary… While a romantic idea, this plan has some downsides: READ MORE…

Part 3 Cakes vs Cupcakes Author:Suzan Jorgensen Whether you choose a wedding cake or cupcakes, either of these decadent desserts are far more daring, artistic and extravagant than in the past. Many couples are breaking with tradition and going for what suits their style. Of course, the traditional tiered towers READ MORE…

Part 2 Cupcakes Cupcakes are often less expensive than a wedding cake. They can be bought in volume and range from two to four dollars per serving, whereas cakes by comparison range from five to twelve dollars per serving.  Cakes also often require a cutting fee charged by catering companies, READ MORE…

Part 1 – Crowning Glory Author:  Suzan Jorgensen It’s the crowning glory, a tiered triumph, a reflection of your style and literally of your taste.  It’s the finishing touch and the piece de resistance… your wedding cake! Today, the wedding cake is more symbolic of the purity of a couple’s READ MORE…

Author: Marisilda Garcia The traditional cake topper has now made way to personalized figurines, flowers and other cake toppers. Whether traditional or more creative, your cake topper is another chance to show your style, sense of humor and personality. For those of you interested in doing something a little different, READ MORE…