sweet + treats

bake or break copy Brownie Desserts

Are you a bride that wants to DIY her dessert table? Or a bridesmaid that is hosting her first bridal shower? I am telling you right now, brownies are your... Read More

washi tape copy Black and White Cupcakes

A black and white wedding sounds so perfect when you are planning. Easy even. LBDs for the bridesmaids, all-white bouquets, it’s simple.  But then you get to the cake.  And... Read More

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