Genre: Reality, Cooking
Premise: Buddy Valastro's family-owned business, Carlo's Bakery in Hoboken, N.J., is booming, and it's bound to get even busier after viewers get an inside look at how Buddy and his staff, including his mom, four sisters and three brothers-in-law, produce thousands of wedding cakes, specialty cakes (as in Britney Spears' circus-theme 27th birthday cake) and pastries every week.
S05, E09 (First Aired: Jul. 2, 2012)
Buddy builds a fully automated car wash cake; a couple celebrate their 75th wedding anniversary.
S05, E16 (First Aired: Jul. 23, 2012)
Buddy's mama has learned that she has a serious illness; Buddy makes a special one-of-a-kind cake.