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An interview with superstar cake maker and cake business coach Pia Cato on baking, her inspirations and her best advice for you!

In the kitchen with Pia Cato from The Vanilla Pod Bakery!

An interview with superstar baker and cake business coach, Pia Cato, of The Vanilla Pod Bakery & Make Money With Cakes *This post contains affiliate links. This means that, at no additional cost to you, I may receive compensation if you make a purchase using one of the affiliate links posted on this site*   This is the second of a series of posts in which we'll be catching up with some of the most influential…
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Sharp, modern edges, rustic textures, metallic finishes, quirky patterns - check! Here's everything you need to know about decorating cakes with buttercream

The Ultimate Guide to Decorating Cakes with Buttercream

The Ultimate Guide to Decorating Cakes with Buttercream *This post contains affiliate links. This means that, at no additional cost to you, I may receive compensation if you make a purchase using one of the affiliate links posted on this site*   Ahh the blissful world of decorating cakes with buttercream. There are so many colours, finishes and types available, from sharp edges to rustic textures… it’s a cake decorator’s heaven to have such a…
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5 things your cake website needs to work well for your business and help you to sell more cakes! Whether you've got one or are starting out, try these tips

5 things your cake website needs to sell cakes

5 things your cake website needs to sell cakes   Whether you’ve joined the bakers already showing off their cake business online, or are still on the fence and haven’t yet got a website, this post is for you. Because, whatever stage you’re at, your cake website won’t be as much help as you want if it isn’t getting you cake orders. That’s why today we’re going to talk through the five surprisingly simple things…
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3 reasons cake businesses fail and how to avoid them so that you can start, grow and thrive with the cake business you've always dreamed of!

3 reasons cake businesses fail (and how to avoid them!)

 3 Reasons Cake Businesses Fail and How to Avoid Them Pia Cato is a cake business mentor who is passionate about helping lovely cake entrepreneurs build and grow their businesses so they can really enjoy the life they want. Pia works mainly on a 1:1 bases but shares lots of great cake business tips and advice on her weekly Make Money With Cakes blog. Keep reading this post for a very special Knead to Dough reader…
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