"Just take it easy, one step at a time." Wise words given to me almost every day by my husband. I'm always looking for the next best thing for The Baking Nurse, "I need to boost sales, I need to get more customers!" Just slow down! I have paid for moving too fast when it… Continue reading Slow down..but don’t stop!
"I'm not paying that for a cake! I can get that from [insert your local grocery store name] for $10 or Mrs. Such and Such next door for $15!" How many times have we heard that as bakers? I believe any small business owner has heard that at least once! I assure you that you… Continue reading Know your worth!
Once you've submitted your resume, references, filled out your application, talked to your recruiter, and they've contacted your references the next step you'll hit is searching for a contract. Your recruiter will search their database of jobs based on your requirements. If you have a compact license, your options will be almost limitless. Once the… Continue reading You’ve landed your first assignment but now you need housing!
Sugar lace has got to be on my top 5 list of items to decorate treats and cakes with. With the right placement, a pure white sugar lace decoration can turn the simplest treat into something elegant. We all know that regular lace is very fragile..so is sugar lace..I think it's even more fragile than… Continue reading Decorating with sugar lace
Before leaping into travel nursing, I had a fresh two years as a nurse under my belt. I worked at one of the best LTC/Rehab facilities in town. We wore all white, we were never short staffed, and we got bonuses throughout the year and the food was AMAZING. I would "forget" my lunch when… Continue reading The LTC Side of Travel Nursing
Although weddings are joyous occasion, they come with their fair share of stress. There's months and sometimes years of planning, even then something could go wrong. Making sure you're as prepared as possible is important. The wedding cake is such a beautiful, yet stressful part of a wedding. Slicing the wedding cakes is an art… Continue reading Slicing Wedding Cakes (free slicing guide inside!)
An easy, delicious cream filling recipe is a must. This one is rich, creamy and not too sweet. I use this filling in my German Chocolate cupcakes, Vanilla Milkshake cupcakes and more! This recipe is also easy to flavor also. What you'll need 3 tbsp Powdered Sugar2 cup Whipping Cream1 3.4 oz pkg Instant Vanilla… Continue reading Delicious Cream Filling