Autumn Jewel Cake

autumn gem cake full

This week’s cake decorating tutorial is brought to you by the season of Autumn. Oh, and candy. Lots and lots of homemade candy.  I really wanted to make a joke about needing to call a bling hotline (a’la the song Hotline Bling by Drake), but apparently that would mean I’m looking to have a booty call. Who the hell do I call if I just want to talk about my bling addiction? Lame. Prior to beginning you’ll need a candy thermometer[Read more]

Fairy Galaxy Drip Cake Tutorial

drip cake tutorial brick side

I admit it. I have no idea what to call this cake besides “pretty.” The deep blues and purples paired with the gold leaf certainly remind me of those galaxy cakes  floating around Pinterest and Instagram. Then again, this cake seems far more light and feminine, with the delicate petals of the miniature orchids reminding me quite a bit of magical fairy wings. I’ve given up: this is my fairy galaxy drip cake. I don’t care if it doesn’t make sense. The[Read more]

Cake Decorating: Minis!

three mini cakes on teal cake stand

I feel like it’s been forever since I posted my  white almond wedding cake recipe, but I’m finally here to show you what I ended up doing with the eight mini cakes that I made. Well, what I did with six of them. I had to eat one to make sure I was happy with the recipe before sharing it (I was), but then I had an odd number of cakes so I had no choice but to eat another one[Read more]