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Rubina Umarji

About the author: Rubina Umarji is the owner and executive cake artist of Rubina’s Cake Shoppe. After the birth of her first son in 2009, she left her career in engineering to focus on her two passions: her family and her edible art. Since then, she’s had the opportunity to showcase cakes and gourmet confections to thousands of dessert loving clients as well as over 100 of Hollywood’s hottest stars and has had her cakes featured on television. Now her days are focused on creating recipes and teaching cake decorating classes to all ages. Her favorite students are her three children, ages 7 months, 5 and 7. She frequently writes cake decorating tutorials and recipes on the Rubina’s Cake Shoppe Blog (www.rubinascakeshoppe.com/blog).
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Cheesy Biscuits Recipe with Borden Cheese

*This is a sponsored post One of my fondest memories as a child is going over to my best friend Nikki’s house during the holiday season. Although...

8 Prenatal Products That I Love

I’m currently pregnant with my 3rd child. My friends who are also pregnant right now have been asking me what vitamins, supplements, and stretch...

10 Recipes Using Edible Flowers

The latest trend of edible flower cakes stirred up fond memories of living down the street from my ‘hippie’ Aunt Jan. She would encourage...

Monkey Bread With Cream Cheese Frosting (Gluten Free)

Monkey Bread - the ooey gooey dessert that brings out the inner monkey in us as we pull apart the caramelized cinnamon sugar goodness piece by...

10 Girl Scout Cookie Recipes

Sadly, our favorite time of the year, Girl Scout Cookie season, has come to an end. Lucky for you, I have compiled a list...
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Mini Salted Caramel Chocolate Tarts

These Mini Salted Caramel Chocolate Tarts are a combination of my guilty pleasures, Trader Joe's Belgian Chocolate Pudding and Trader Joe's Fleur de Sel...
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Recipe: Luscious Lemon Bars {Gluten Free}

These Luscious Lemon Bars were a product of being gifted with a basket of fresh homegrown Meyer lemons, in addition to an extremely strong pregnancy...
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5 Fun Cookies To Make With Kids

I think baking is one of the best activities to do with a child, so I bake often with my children and their friends. Not...

Valentine’s Day Rose Cupcakes

Valentine's Day is less than a week away. If you're still looking for a sweet way to say "I love you" to the special people...
Heavenly Hash Recipes

Heavenly Hash Recipes

Today is National Heavenly Hash Day! Some of you might be wondering, what exactly is Heavenly Hash? It kind of sounds like something that...
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Recipe: Cheesy Chicken Roll Ups

I love making these Cheesy Chicken Roll Ups when entertaining guests because they can be quickly prepped the night before and thrown into the...

Cinnamon French Toast with Spiced Maple Syrup

Prepare yourself for a new type of French Toast: one that is taken up a notch with a spiced maple syrup! The subtle difference of...