How to cheat at cake decorating: 7 simple tips

I’ve always loved to bake, so it made sense that I would make my own cakes and cupcakes for my kids’ birthday parties. Unfortunately, although I am skilled at baking delicious desserts I am not skilled at decorating them, which tends to be an expectation for children’s birthday parties. That’s why I had to come up with ways to cheat at cake decorating.

Here are 7 easy cake decorating tips to help anyone create festive cakes and cupcakes.

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I finally got around to taking a cake decorating class (from Give Me Some Sugar, which I highly recommend), but it will still take me a while to master real cake decorating techniques. I’m sure I’ll still be cheating at cake decorating for a long time.

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Tags: Food, Parenting, Parties

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