DIY: Cupcake Liner Christmas Trees

Cupcake Liner Christmas Tree Cupcakes

We officially kicked off the holiday season on Monday with our annual Crate and Barrel Giveaway!  And what better way to continue the fun than a new Christmas Cupcake Liner Craft?  If you’re a regular reader, you know we love a good cupcake liner craft!  And why not?  They’re adorable, easy and ... Continue Reading

Crate and Barrel Giveaway!!

Crate and Barrel Giveaway 2011

It's that time of year again...!!  By now, most of us have recovered from our Thanksgiving turkey coma and the craziness of Black Friday.  Today, we'll spend Cyber Monday surfing the web for steals and deals.  The holiday season has officially begun!  And as our little Christmas present to all of ... Continue Reading

Sadie Had a Little Lamb

Little Lamb 1st Birthday Party

You may remember back in September when things got kind of quiet on the blog... and I mentioned my daughter's 1st birthday was coming up.  Our sweet little Sadie turned one, right in the middle of our move to Florida.  I debated for months whether or not we could swing a birthday party amidst all of ... Continue Reading

Gobble Gobble Turkey Cake

Turkey Cake for Thanksgiving

In two days, we'll be feasting on turkey as we celebrate life's blessings with family and friends.  Today, we have the most adorable Thanksgiving cake to help us get into the Turkey Day spirit.  With a modern color scheme, polka dot feathers and playful flag bunting, this cake is the definition of ... Continue Reading

Welcome: Sugar Creations

MOD Blue Flower Wedding Cake by Sugar Creations

Half Baked is excited to announce the newest addition to our Top Tier Cake Directory! If you're a lover of cake or a loyal Half Baked reader, you're probably already familiar with this very talented lady.  If you're a bride-to-be or party planner extraordinaire in the Kansas area, now's the time to ... Continue Reading

EGGSactly Perfect Baking

Eggs-actly Perfect Holiday Baking

4... 3... 2... 1... 0?? To help us prep for the upcoming holiday baking season, Summer Stone is here to share some insight on how eggs affect our cakes... How many eggs exactly does it take to make a great cake? In a traditional 9-inch, two-layer American butter cake, four eggs seem to be the ... Continue Reading

Cake Trend: Succulents

Chevron & Succulent Cake by Sweet & Saucy

Today we're turning up the spotlight on another wedding trend as it exists in the world of cake.  Succulents!  These sleek and sophisticated desert flowers are sprouting up everywhere, even on cakes. Naturally occurring in a variety of fresh tones, with a complex leaf structure that is both ... Continue Reading

Elephants on Parade Baby Shower

Modern Elephant Baby Shower

I’ve been dying to share this shower with you for months!  You may remember that back in JUNE, I mentioned that my family was hosting a baby for my sister who was expecting her first child.  My sweet little niece, Addison, was born in July and is now almost four months old!  It's about time for me ... Continue Reading