Almond Chocolate Tartletes


This recipe makes a small batch, just four tartlets, enough for you and your sweetheart to share after a romantic dinner. Make these as part of your Valentine’s day dessert table or as a special treat tonight. They are easy enough to make on a weeknight. Almond Chocolate Tartletes 4 unbaked, 3-inch tartlete shells 3 […]

DIY Cupcake Stands


We love all the creative ideas out there for making your own cupcake stands. We’ve pined our favorites here and even found a great video tutorial. See how easy and cost saving it can be to make your own cupcake stand.

Chinese New Year IC Winner

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Inspired by the the Year of the Horse and the tradition of the Chinese New Year celebration, our latest Inspiration Challenge is alive with red and gold. We were amazed by all of the submissions to this challenge, you can see them here— for the original inspiration and rules, visit the contest announcement. The winning […]

How to Make a Lego Block Cake


Today I made a lego cake! I really enjoy making nerdy themed goodies and decorating them. I’m not a pro, but I love baking as a hobby. Please let me know what kind of treat you would like me to make next! THINGS YOU WILL NEED: * (1) Rectangle Baking Pan – * (1) […]

How to Make Lego Cupcake Toppers


Lego Cupcake Toppers Bronwyn Thomas from  Bronnie Bakes made these awesome Lego cupcake toppers with step by step instructions. Thanks to Bronwyn for sharing with us, check out her blog for more fun projects. My little lego man looks like he has been indulging in too many lego cupcakes Here are my video tutorials for the above toppers – […]

Top Lego Cakes

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Lego cakes are great for a birthday celebration of any age. These Lego cakes feature the classic colorful blocks and take it to the next level with Lego super heroes and even a Star Wars Millennium Falcon. Lego Cake By mrsmudrash I made this cake for my son’s 6th birthday. I gave him six legos (see […]

Banana Whoopie Pies with Peanut Butter Filling


Bananas, peanut butter and chocolate are a match made in heaven. These whoopie pies are a convenient hand-held delicious package of heaven. Try this recipe next time you have overripe bananas around the house instead of the same old banana bread. BANANA COOKIES 1 1/2 cups all-purpose flour 1/2 cup bread flour 1 teaspoon baking […]

Winter Spice Cupcakes with Beer and Wine Pairing


For the December issue of Cake Central Magazine, Marlo Scott, founder of Sweet Revenge restaurant and wine bar in New York City shared her recipe for Winter Spice Cupcakes along with her spirited pairings to complete the dessert experience. We highly recommend you swing by her place if you find yourself in NYC! The ruby-colored, spicy Sweet Smaak Chocolate Mocha Kiss […]

How To Decorate Bacon and Egg Cookies

VIDEO: How To Decorate Bacon and Egg Cookies

Learn how to decorate cookies that look like bacon and eggs using royal icing! For recipes and product recommendations, visit my blog: COOKIE RECIPE in my tutorial shop: Royal icing consistencies and troubleshooting tips: Product recommendations: Baking and storage of cookies: Share your cookie creations with me! FACEBOOK: INSTAGRAM: […]

Lego Ninja Cake Tutorial

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Bronwyn Thomas from  Bronnie Bakes made this awesome Lego Ninja Cake with step by step instructions. Thanks to Bronwyn for sharing with us, check out her blog for more fun projects. I made this lego cake for the winner of my 1000 likers giveaway and thought I’d create a tutorial given lego is such a popular party […]

Tres Leches Cake Affogato Recipe


Tres Leches Cake is a butter cake soaked in a sweet mixture of three milks, just as the Spanish name implies. Usually served topped with whipped cream, our version crosses borders to add an Italian flair. We are serving our Tres Leches Cake affogato style. Affogato literally means “drowned” in Italian, and is a term used to describe the […]