This is going to be a pretty raw and emotional post. Mostly because I’m going to be super vulnerable and open up about this. It’s never easy to talk about your flaws or weaknesses, or bad days. But this was a bad day. I recently offered my cake tasting boxes for Valentine’s Day, which sold […]

I love that being a small business owner, I get to make the decision on how Sugar by Tracy will be giving back to my community. There are two organizations that are very near and dear to my heart. Not just because they are focused around cake, but because I believe in the work they […]

Candice from Candy Koated Design Studio visited me a while ago. She took the most amazing photographs of me, my cakes, and my design process. She is the one responsible for my new kick ass branding and website too! Talented much? And see that amazing arrangement from my other bestie? Travis from Calyx Floral Design is incredible! […]

To quickly catch you up, last time on the Tales of the Travelling Cakes…Raelene Schulmeister and I wanted to do a photoshoot someplace warm. We ended up flying to Palm Springs. I designed two wedding cakes. I put them in boxes and flew them down with us. We arrived, and the cakes were perfect. Now […]

Here it is! My latest geode cake. It was created specifically with my new brand in mind…edgy, dark, with a little bit of sparkle and shine. Geode cakes are all the rage right now, and I can see why! Covered in edible crystals, these cakes are so bad ass! If we played the game “what […]

This past year, I have fallen head over heels in love with styled shoots. Meeting and collaborating with other vendors in the wedding industry is so amazing. The magic that happens when we all come together, bringing our best, and stretching the normal trends just a bit, is spectacular. This was certainly the case on […]

First…a little history. I started baking at a young age. I was always in the kitchen with my mom baking cookies and pies and other desserts, all while NEVER making a mess if I remember correctly! She may remember differently. After my daughter Addison was born, I didn’t want to just make her a birthday […]