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Custom Cupcakes
Custom Cupcakes

Assorted custom cupcakes with deluxe buttercream decorations. Made in Chicago, IL Credit to L&O Photography

Pink and Purple Ombre Birthday Cake
Pink and Purple Ombre Birthday Cake

Gluten and dairy free chocolate cake with pink and purple ombre rosette decorations. Custom birthday cake made in Chicago, IL Credit to L & O Photography

Space Cake
Space Cake

Blue velvet space themed cake for a 6th birthday!

Space Cake Interior
Space Cake Interior

This cake had hidden planets! This is what it looked like before layering

Space Cake
Space Cake

A view of the hidden planets as the cake was being sliced

Space cupcakes
Space cupcakes
Smash Cake
Smash Cake

My first smash cake! Those rosettes look especially cute on tiny fists. Credit to L&O Photography

Smash Cake
Smash Cake

Smash cake with the recipient! Credit to L&O Photography

Christening Cake
Christening Cake

Piped buttercream flower decorations on pink confetti cake

Bridal Shower Fern cake
Bridal Shower Fern cake

Marbled chocolate and vanilla inside

Candy Melt Cake
Candy Melt Cake

Playing around with techniques with extra candy melts!

Rainbow Ombre Cake
Rainbow Ombre Cake

With fondant butterflies! I love making my own birthday cakes.

Gumpaste Peony and Parrot Tulip
Gumpaste Peony and Parrot Tulip

Shore Cake Supply offered this amazing class taught by Andrea Gorigoitia!

Tiered Cake
Tiered Cake

Three tiers with purple ombre.

Succulent Cake
Succulent Cake

Final project of the intensive class at Give Me Some Sugar

Caramel cake filled with layered ban
Caramel cake filled with layered ban

It's not often that an unusual flavor request is this visible!

Princess Cake
Princess Cake

Hand piped buttercream and modelling chocolate!

Tried out some royal icing today! Pretty happy with my first try!
Tried out some royal icing today! Pretty happy with my first try!
Galaxy Cake - top view
Galaxy Cake - top view

Emily's Sagittarius galaxy birthday cake

Galaxy Cake - side view
Galaxy Cake - side view

Emily's Sagittarius galaxy birthday cake

Fondant Dragon Cake
Fondant Dragon Cake
Learning in Lilac
Learning in Lilac

The culmination of my first lessons in fondant and gum paste

Bachelorette Cake
Bachelorette Cake

Shaped cakes are not usually my specialty, but I do make exceptions!

Anatomy Cake
Anatomy Cake

My second attempt at anatomical cakes, this RACK-spberry polkadot bikini was a thank you gift to Dr. Sammy Sinno.

Novelty Casette Cake
Novelty Casette Cake

The inside was technicolor velvet swirled!

Princesstårta Cupcakes
Princesstårta Cupcakes

Genoise sponge, jelly filling, topped with marzipan.

Neon succulents on matcha cupcakes with strawberry filling! Alternate title - sometimes when I procr
Neon succulents on matcha cupcakes with strawberry filling! Alternate title - sometimes when I procr
Pride Cupcakes
Pride Cupcakes

Rainbow swirled cupcakes to celebrate Chicago's Pride!

Swedish Cinnamon Rolls
Swedish Cinnamon Rolls

I don't just do cakes! I got to go back to my Scandinavian roots and make some cinnamon rolls for the favors at a wedding.

Meowischino Cherry Chip Cupcakes
Meowischino Cherry Chip Cupcakes

The most literal of Pardine Pastries, to benefit the incredible Harmony House for Cats

Bee Sting Cupcake
Bee Sting Cupcake

Honey infused with a little sting of lemon

Red Velvet Cupcakes
Red Velvet Cupcakes
Dr. Seuss Themed Cupcakes!
Dr. Seuss Themed Cupcakes!

One Fish Two Fish Red Velvet Blue Fish, and Thing 1 and Thing 2 cupcakes

Assortment of cupcake designs!
Assortment of cupcake designs!

Had so much fun with this Mother's Day order!

ChocPink
ChocPink
Root Beer Float Cupcakes
Root Beer Float Cupcakes

Chocolate root beer cupcakes with kahlua cream cheese frosting and a maraschino cherry garnish

Did some mini cupcakes for Sinai Preschool's auction last night! (144 to be precise)
Did some mini cupcakes for Sinai Preschool's auction last night! (144 to be precise)
March may be over, but there's still some madness here! I think I prefer mini cupcakes over basketba
March may be over, but there's still some madness here! I think I prefer mini cupcakes over basketba
Being a baker means spontaneous Samoa cookie inspired cheesecakes
Being a baker means spontaneous Samoa cookie inspired cheesecakes
Princess Sous Chef has returned! With her birthday party on the horizon, it's all hands on deck!
Princess Sous Chef has returned! With her birthday party on the horizon, it's all hands on deck!
The Cutest Sous Chef
The Cutest Sous Chef

Jammie Thumbprint cookies - gluten free and vegan - to accommodate the dietary restrictions of the world's cutest sous chef

Gingerbread Castle
Gingerbread Castle

My original teacher (mom!) and I took on the daunting task of an enormous gingerbread structure... having never used that medium before.

Holiday Treats
Holiday Treats

All the winter goodies I grew up with - fudge, sugar cookies, vanilla kranser, marzipan, and rum balls

Raspberry Almond Cheesecake
Raspberry Almond Cheesecake
Spiced Chai Cupcakes
Spiced Chai Cupcakes
Apple Cider Cinnamon Roll
Apple Cider Cinnamon Roll
Cookie Dough Cupcakes
Cookie Dough Cupcakes
Lemon and Lavender
Lemon and Lavender