5thavenuecakedesigns

Monochromatic Cookie Cards ๐Ÿ™๐ŸŒฑ๐ŸŒท

Monochromatic Cookie Cards ๐Ÿ™๐ŸŒฑ๐ŸŒท

ย I choose to make a cookie inspired by grandmother, who was an amazing artist! She was also the person who influenced my confectionary decorating style! This design was inspired by one of her bas relief pieces she craved out of stone. ย  ย  ย  ย  ย My design would be...
Beautiful Floral Bird Cookies ๐Ÿ•Š๏ธ๐ŸŒท๐ŸŒธ

Beautiful Floral Bird Cookies ๐Ÿ•Š๏ธ๐ŸŒท๐ŸŒธ

I admit it I have a severe case of Spring fever! The prescription for this condition is to decorate beautiful and elegant floral cookies with birds! ย  The two cookie designs in order of skill level and difficulty: The hand Painted Roses withHummingbird is an advanced...
Inspired Royal Icing Dimensional Doll Cookies ๐ŸŽ€๐Ÿ–Œ๏ธ๐Ÿ‘ง๐Ÿป

Inspired Royal Icing Dimensional Doll Cookies ๐ŸŽ€๐Ÿ–Œ๏ธ๐Ÿ‘ง๐Ÿป

One of my favorite royal icing techniques is dimensional piping! The cookie belowย was inspired by my daughter’s” My Twin Doll”. It is a doll that was created to look like her! ย  The my twin dolls are no longer being made, however they were popular in...
Summertime Cherry Blossom Cake

Summertime Cherry Blossom Cake

A friend of mine, Andie shared with us that her parents celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary this past memorial day and she asked Sydney and I if we could design an elegant cake for their party. I have known Andie’s parents more than half my life; I was...
A Final Farewell; To a Dear Friend

A Final Farewell; To a Dear Friend

For 43 years of my 46 year life I have been a faithful fan of One Life To Live; yes, the soap opera. If you are not familiar with the daytime show it debuted in july 1968; ย All My Children, in 1970, was a spin of One Life ย To Live. As I mentioned I was three when I...
A Real Life Fairy Tale: Marriage

A Real Life Fairy Tale: Marriage

A long time ago in a land not so far away, about 25 years to be exact, a young woman was in a bikini contest. Normally the young woman would have left the establishment once the contests ended, but it happened to a friend’s birthday, so she stayed to celebrate...
The Sweet and Savory Sides of Life

The Sweet and Savory Sides of Life

In between the hustle and bustle of the holiday season it is sometimes hard to step back and take a breath. Remember what this time of year is really for: hope and bringing hope to others. Sydney and I try to seek the crustiest person of our day and make them smile;...