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Cake Tutorials

DIY Cornstarch Puff for Working With Fondant

DIY cornstarch puff for working with fondant

  When using fondant for cake decorating it’s a good idea to keep cornstarch (or powdered sugar) close by. Fondant is sticky. It can stick to your work surface, cutters or molds, and this can cause a mess and unnecessary cake decorating stress! This DIY Corstarch puff is super simple and cheap to make and […]

Farm Animal Themed Birthday Cake

Farm animal barnyard themed birthday cake

  Farm animal themed birthday parties are super cute!  When this cake was requested I was excited to practice these farm animal cake figurines. In the beginning days of my cake decorating journey I would stay away from fondant figures, but as I have become more confident in cake decorating I love making them!   […]

Homemade Cake Pan Release Recipe

homemade cake pan release

  Have you ever worked hard in the kitchen baking up the perfect cake only to have half of it stick to the pan when you tried getting it out? Or do you feel like you go through 15 steps to keep your cakes from sticking to the pan? Then this recipe is for you. […]

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How to Make an Ice Cream Cone Drip Cake

picture of upside down ice cream cone drip cake

    There are 2 things I will eat or drink no matter what the temperature is outside. I will drink hot coffee when it’s 100 degrees, and I will eat ice cream when it’s 30. So, an ice cream themed birthday party in the middle of February sounded all right to me! This upside […]

Galaxy cupcakes

galaxy cupcakes

  Do you want a simple, out of this world cute, and astoundingly easy to make cupcake that is sure to impress anyone? You should definitely give these simple galaxy cupcakes a try.     What you need: Cupcakes Buttercream frosting Black cupcake liners. Americolor electric pink Americolor electric blue Sweetopolita sprinkles piping bags 1M […]

10 Christmas Cakes Almost Too Beautiful to Eat

Christmas cakes

        I spend way too much time scrolling through Pinterest and Instagram looking at cakes. But there is just so much amazing inspiration out there. These are my top 10 stare-worthy Christmas cakes, Almost too beautiful to eat. I’ve never met any dessert that was really too beautiful to eat, but these sure do come […]

Easy DIY Fortnite Cake

Fortnite cake

Fortnite, it’s everywhere! My kids talk about it all the time, want to play it all the time, and constantly do those dances!! Ahhhhhh…..do you know those dances I’m talking about?? Kids everywhere are into Fortnite right now. And you know what that means? Yes, lots of Fortnite cake requests! I did a super easy […]

Tribal Baby Shower Cake and Cookies

tribal cake and cookies

  This cake and matching cookies were created for my long time childhood friend, who is having her first baby. Her mother is full blooded Indian so it was no surprise to me that they were going for a tribal baby shower theme. They picked out the tribal baby cake topper, and that was ordered […]

Easy, Delicious Homemade Fondant Recipe for Cake Decorating

Homeade Fondant Recipe

  Did you know you can make your own fondant at home? Yep, you sure can. And with only 5 ingredients it’s super simple to make! All you need to make your fondant is 1 bag of mini marshmallows (I use jet puffed), a 1 pound bag of confectioners sugar, water, vanilla and Crisco.   *Note- […]

Easy DIY Snowman Cake

Smowman Cake

When I saw this snowman cake on The Cake Blog, which is one of my favorite blogs for cake inspiration, I knew I had to attempt to make it. It was soooo cute and I knew the kids would love it. It was also a very appropriate time to make this snowman cake. It was made […]