New Baker Hack: Sheet Cake for Mini Cakes! (Recipe)

stamp out cakes

If you know me at all, then you know that I am the most frugal mofo in the world—especially when it comes to baking tools. I’ve been known to use thick paper plates as cake boards when in a rut, and I hold on to every tuna can that comes through this house so that I can repurpose it as a small cake tin if necessary. But, when I know that I will be making lots of mini cakes at[Read more]

The Simplest Drip Cake Tutorial Ever!

simple drip cake white background

January 28, 2017 edit: Welcome Pinterest browsers! I am shocked that this cake of mine has turned out to be one of my most saved pins! If you like what you see, I hope you’ll consider checking out my other cakes. I post a new design each week! Thank you so much for reading and for your continued support! 🙂  I decided to keep my cake decorating really simple this week, partly because once again I didn’t know how I wanted[Read more]

Recipe Review: The Cake Blog Blueberry Lemon Cake

Is anyone else sad that berry season is almost over? As much as I love the staple flavors of fall (maple, apple, ginger, cinnamon, pumpkin) I can’t help but feel the need to squeeze as many berries and melons into my diet for as long as I can. Last week I went to grocery store and saw that blueberries were being sold for .97 a pint! So although I’ve made plenty of blueberry recipes this summer I decided to squeeze in[Read more]

Dark Chocolate Mocha Cinnamon Mud Cake

chocolate cinnamon mud cakes three

I bring this this cake recipe to you straight from the slums of Shaolin. No Wu Tang fans here? Okay, then straight from my cozy kitchen! If you’re anything like me then you probably spend an enormous amount of time perusing Pinterest, Youtube, and Instagram for cake recipes and decorating ideas. There is a ton of content out there from bakers all over the world, but right now the shining stars of everything cake and cake decorating seems to be coming out of[Read more]

Tie-dyed Ganache: A Beautiful Mistake.

tie dye ganache

Yay! My first failure to show you! Right now you’re probably thinking, whaaaaaaaat? But as pretty as it is, this is not how I intended this cake to look. So I will get into that in a bit. P.S. I really need to invest in some cake boards that don’t look so…sloppy. Anyway, onto the story! If you recall, last week I made the fluffiest vanilla bean sponge cake you’ve ever seen. And if you also recall, I think I[Read more]