Creamy, Fluffy American Buttercream Recipe


Hello, friends! Here’s a recipe for you that is long overdue: American Buttercream! Do you have any idea how difficult it is to take a sexy picture of American buttercream? I don’t know how people on Pinterest do it, but I highly suspect some shenanigans are going on. So instead of a picture of it in the bowl, here it is on a cake! A cake that you can make with this recipe. 🙂 As much as I love the[Read more]

Valentine’s Day Cake for Two: Ruffles

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Happy Saturday, folks! Can you believe that January is almost over already? It’s fricken crazy! I’m thinking that it’s possibly the month only seems short because I didn’t take my tree down until the 15th. But still. 😛 I’m ready for February. I am in full Valentine’s Day mode. I know, I know…it’s an overrated commercial holiday that zaps ours wallets and we should all love each other every day anyway. But Valentine’s Day desserts are just too cute to pass up.[Read more]

Floral Wallpaper Buttercream Design

A few days ago I did a recipe review of Carrie Sellman’s awesome Blueberry Lemon Cake recipe. I thought I’d show you when I ended up doing with it! I went into this cake design thinking, “I want this to look like the wallpaper in the kitchen of a French cottage” so I knew yellow and blue would be the perfect color scheme for that. Since I figured I’d be using some small piping tips, I decided on Swiss Meringue[Read more]