No cookie cutter? No problem!

Baking customized cakes, cupcakes, and cookies has turned me into an improvisation queen. There are simply tools and ingredients that are not readily available in my location or I don’t have the funds available to purchase them, which forces me to think of some other possible alternatives. Sometimes, unforeseen circumstances and kitchen mishaps put me in…

My caking problem: Underestimating a cake design

I am not sure if it is just me, but one of the things I always mess up with is underestimating a cake design. This usually happens when I really like a specific theme or design, and somebody asks me to make it for the first time. Since I am overwhelmed by my eagerness to…

Wayback Wednesday: Mermaid cake

“Study the past if you would define the future.” ― Confucius One thing I learned since I started cake decorating is that you have to continuously improve yourself. You can’t afford to stagnate. In order to stay relevant in this business, you have to innovate and continuously surprise people. In order to do this, you…

My first sculpted bag cake

I chose to model the cake after a Birkin Hermes bag because I felt that the design was easy enough to copy.

Happy Mothers Day!

How do you tell your mom that you love her and that you are grateful for everything that she’s doing for you?

Hello from Pink Plate Meals and Cakes!

I plan this blog to be my little piece of cyberspace where I talk about my journey as a self-taught cake decorator…This is not only a showcase of my previous work for potential clients who want to order cakes online; this is also my way of making a personal connection with them.