You could say that Lisa is the boss of the Cake Boss -- after all, she runs the household! Being married to a man who's famous for his delicious Italian pastries and jaw-dropping confections isn't exactly a piece of cake. Lisa tells TLC about sharing Buddy with fans and who does the cooking at home. Get to know Lisa in this special interview.
1: How Did You Meet Buddy?
When I met my husband, I was 19 years old, and we met through family. On our first date -- well, I don't know if you want to call it a first date, but we went to a club. But our official first date was out to dinner -- Italian! We only go Italian.
2: Describe Buddy in Just One Word.
What's a word for someone who doesn't fail? He's an achiever.
3: What's It Like Being Married to the Cake Boss?
Well, there are pros and cons! It's exciting, but basically, I have to share him with millions of people.
4: What Would You Like Fans to Know About You?
My hobbies and interests these days are basically my children. My life revolves around my four kids. Besides taxi them places, we do arts and crafts, we go swimming, they're involved in baseball, softball, gymnastics, karate.
5: What's Your Favorite Treat from Carlo's Bakery?
My favorite, I'd have to say, are the lobster tails.
6: Buddy's the Kitchen Boss, But Who Does the Cooking at Home?
I'm pretty much the main cook, but Buddy cooks once in a while, and his food is really good. He makes a lot of good dishes -- and he cooks very, very rich.
7: What's Your Favorite Episode of Cake Boss?
The baby special! It took a lot for me to expose all that on TV. I have to say the way it was portrayed was very nice and sweet. We got a lot of congratulations from fans.