Two Last Minute Valentine’s Day Cake Ideas!

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My goodness, it feels like it’s been weeks since I’ve posted! Things have been kind of hectic around here lately because I’ve spent the last two weekends in Austin, TX. My in-laws rented a house there for the month so we’ve been painting the town red. I keep bringing my laptop with me thinking that I’ll surely post before bed, but  we do so much hiking (and eating!) that I always end up just browsing Reddit for 30 minutes and then passing[Read more]

Blue Ombre Birthday Drip Cake

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Happy Monday, everyone! I’ve been sitting on this birthday cake for my neighbor for over a month. Can you believe it? Poor December babies always get the shaft. It could have been worse though—I could have made her a Christmas cake.   This beautiful baby blue and pink cake features ombre-style stripes, fudgy looking white chocolate drip, and homemade chocolate shards in fun shapes.    If you remember, a while back I made this Fairy Galaxy Drip Cake and attempted to color the[Read more]

MANLY Marbled Fondant Birthday Cake

Is it just me, or is searching for a masculine cake design sort of like a guy trying to find a jock strap at Victoria’s Secret? Let’s face it: cakes are just plain girly. Almost too girly, with their fricken ruffles and flowers and hearts and fondant bumble bees. Almost makes want to puke sometimes. How did I get into this? 😛 My neighbor’s birthday was last week, and I naturally drew a complete blank when trying to think of a good[Read more]