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01-collage Fruity Cakes for Bridal Showers

I was standing in line at the coffee shop the other day and the woman ahead of me was looking at the bakery’s selection of small cakes. “No chocolate, ”... Read More

01-collage Elegant Fondant Wedding Cakes

Nothing divides brides quite as much as the fondant vs. buttercream debate! Some prefer the soft texture and yummy taste of buttercream’s finest. While others appreciate the structure and beauty... Read More

sweet fix copy Wedding Cake Trend: Metallic Cakes

Especially during this time of year, we can’t get enough of silver and golden glow! These magnificent cakes all look like something King Midas would absolutely approve of. From stripes... Read More

cakes Homestyle Frosted Cakes

Don’t get me wrong, fondant cakes can be ga-ga-gorgeous. But to me there is something so sweetly magical about the nostalgia that a  simple “homestyle” frosted cake can evoke. The... Read More

fresh copy Chocolate Cakes For Your Wedding

Maybe it’s from watching “Pollyanna” a million times when I was a kid, but I love a simply frosted chocolate cake. And that type of homemade charm is perfect for... Read More

apples Caramel Apples to Make At Home

Out of all Halloween treats, this one is hands down my very favorite. From creative options for sticks like twigs (above, left) to unique flavors such as cinnamon caramel (above,... Read More

maple bacon donuts Fall Doughnut Recipe Roundup

Something about fall (maybe the crisp mornings? Colorful leaves? Cozy flavors?) has always managed to whisper especially convincingly to my sweet tooth. I’ve also maintained few qualms about when and... Read More

king arthur copy Tempting Caramel Corn Roundup

Caramel corn is one of my most non-negotiable must-haves for Halloween. Here we have found a few tried and true recipes, as well as some new takes on this beloved... Read More

sprinkle bakes copy Festive Apple Desserts

There are so many wonderful things about this time of year, which also happens to be my very favorite season. What’s not to love? Fiery-colored falling leaves, carving pumpkins, brisk... Read More

thelittleepicurean Cakes for Your Autumn Wedding

Autumnal wedding cakes are synonymous with rich golden jewel tones, pretty mums, rustic toppers, and interesting flavors. Check out these ah-mazing cakes to find inspiration for your own fall event’s... Read More