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Monday April 21
Famiglia, Fishing, & Family History
Buon giorno! The Valastro's are in Italy! The first stops on the trip are Altamura and Lipari... the birthplaces of Mama and Buddy Sr. But the trip isn't all play as Buddy is asked to make a wedding cake AND a baby shower cake for his cousins.
Tuesday April 22
Frescos, Fountains & Family Wishes
The Valastro's continue their trip around Italy visiting the capital city of Rome. Buddy, Ralph and Danny get a culture lesson when they're asked to make a cake inspired by a fresco painting for an art collector.
Cassata, Cheesecakes & Crates of Wine
The Valastro's spend the last leg of their Italian vacation in Sicily where they visit a local winery. Much to the surprise of Buddy's family, he decides to make a Wine Bottle Cake for the winery owner.
Wednesday April 23
Circus, Celebrity Chef, & Surprise!
Buddy makes a cake for The Greatest Show On Earth. Later, celebrity chef Rachael Ray stops by to ask Buddy for a special request. Finally, Buddy has a surprise for not only his Carlo family, but his pregnant wife Lisa!
Thursday April 24
Shark Cake, Scooter, & Smelly Fish
Buddy takes the bakery gang fishing to get inspiration for a lean mean shark cake. Later back at the bakery, Buddy has a surprise for Mauro and Madeline's birthdays.
Toilets & Textiles
Buddy gets one of his hardest cakes yet - a request for a replica of a toilet that actually flushes! Later, Wendy, owner of the Denim Lounge, is having a baby shower and asks Buddy for an unusual baby shower cake.
Friday April 25
Hot Air Balloon Cake & Happy Little Bakers
Buddy bakes with four little aspiring bakers, all suffering from a life-threatening illness, on their personal "Make-A-Wish" cake. And it doesn't stop their as Buddy plans to wow the foundation with a very special hot air balloon themed cake.
Ships, Sonograms, & Sister Drama
Buddy showcases pride in his Italian heritage by making a tribute cake for the Columbus Day Parade with a cake so big it needs a forklift to lift it! Lisa and Buddy get her six month ultrasound but will the news be okay?
Monday April 28
Buddy and Lisa prepare to welcome their fourth child, and get the bakery ready for one of the busiest days of the year: Valentine's Day. Meanwhile, the couple have to pick godparents, get the nursery ready and navigate a difficult breech pregnancy.
Tuesday April 29
Pucks, Pastries & Pushy Grace
Buddy gets a request from two hockey-loving boys who want a full size arcade-style hockey table cake complete with moving figures that can actually be played.
Staten Island Chuck, Strange Oddities & Sal
The crew designs a cake for "Staten Island Chuck." Later, Buddy makes a topsy-turvy cake for a client based off her favorite place in the world Ripley's Believe It Or Not. Finally, the famiglia pays tribute to Sal.
Wednesday April 30
Punches, Psychics & Pastries
The bakery gets a surprise visit from WWE Champion Santino Morella as he shows off some trademark wrestling moves and orders a massive "Road to Wrestlemania" cake.
Designer, Deadlines & Diagnosis
Fashion designer Isaac Mizrahi commissions Buddy to make seven fashion-inspired cakes that models will carry down the runway. Later, Buddy checks on construction of his new factory. And finally, Buddy visits the doctor and finds out he needs surgery.
Thursday May 1
Tulips, Taxes & Take It Easy
Buddy must create an 8-tiered flower cake for the Philadelphia Flower Show and a life-sized accountant cake in celebration of tax season. But will Buddy be able to take it easy before he goes in for his hernia operation?
Headphones, Helicopters, & Handcuffed
Buddy makes a surprise cake for Anthony that looks like a DJ set up complete with lights and moving turntables! Meanwhile, a client stops by with a request to create a cake for their medivac unit and offers Buddy a chance to deliver it by helicopter.
Friday May 2
Space Shuttle, Stepping Up & Surprise!
Buddy attempts to create a space shuttle cake for NASA that lifts off! Meanwhile at the bakery, Buddy wants to change the Carlo's store display and catalogue with the help of his baking crew. Later Buddy creates a special cake for Momma!