Showcase: BuBakes

Liz Fox - BuBake

There are so many wonderful small cake businesses out there and all different stages of their business journey. From now on I am going to try and feature at least one wonderful cake business owner per month. This month I met up with the lovely Liz Fox from BuBakes whose customers describe her business as inventive, enthusiastic, […] Read more…

The Cake and Bake Show Review

My review the cake and bake show

Last weekend I got the opportunity to go to the Cake and Bake Show in London as a guest of Mums Bake Cakes. I was so excited as I had never been to a cake exhibition before! Yep, that is right! I have been in the world of cakes for the past 8 years and […] Read more…

6 Tips For Helping Your Time Management

6-time-management-tips

Time Management seems to be a struggle that many business owners come across and in fact it has come up as a hot topic in the private Make Money With Cakes members Facebook group. While I don’t claim to have the perfect time management strategy, for the most part I have developed a balance that […] Read more…

Facebook: Make Money With Cakes Conversation Now Live!

Cupcake Cases

Happy UK National Cupcake Week!  I have just taken a short break to write this while I have some cakes happily baking away in the oven for this weeks orders.  I am very excited to say that the Facebook Page I spoke about the other week has now launched! I have called it Make Money With Cakes Conversation, as […] Read more…

The Fear Block

I have blogged about this topic before but I have recently experienced it from another angle. And it made me realise fear blocks crop up all the time. Sometimes they are genuine warnings, like if you’re being attacked by a lion. That would genuinely be scary! But other times fear can just crop up for no […] Read more…

Top 10 Reasons Cake Makers Struggle with Pricing

Pricing is by far the number one struggle that us cake business owners face. But why! Shouldn’t it be simple. Other businesses don’t seem to have this battle. We are all in this together so I have compiled the top ten reasons I hear all the time.  Let me know if you identify with any […] Read more…

Testing: The Easiest Carnation Ever Complete Kit

  When Cake Craft World asked me if I would like to review their latest product, The Easiest Carnation Ever Complete Kit.  I instantly said yes!! They got me at easiest and ever!!   I don’t know about you but I love making sugar flowers. I find it therapeutic.  However, I do think at times it would […] Read more…

How To Start A Cake Business

Purple Cupcakes

You want to start a cake business. You want to become your own boss and call the shots. You want to follow your foodie passion and have the freedom to create the life you want.  Creating a profitable cake business takes hard work, passion and a drive to succeed. But it is perfectly achievable. You can […] Read more…