Milk & Cookies Cake

Milk & Cookies Cake by cakelava

Prepare for cuteness!  If you're a cookie lover like me, you're going to flip over today's featured cake!  It is ridiculously cute and comes to us from one of my very favorite cake shops.  Rick and Sasha, my friends over at cakelava, have been sharing their incredible cakes with us for several years ... Continue Reading

Glittering Gold & Pink Birthday

Pink Sparkle Birthday Party

What's a party without a little sparkle?  From shimmering gold to pink bows and feathers, this first birthday party really shines.  Little girls and big girls agree... all that glitters is gold!  And today's party is no exception!  With incredible sweets created by our friends at Intricate Icings, ... Continue Reading

Snow Owl 1st Birthday

Snow Owl First Birthday Cake by Fondant Flinger

Whoo...  Whoo...  Look whooo's turning one?!?  Oh my goodness, today's party is soooo incredibly adorable!  It's a snowy, winter dream filled with sweet owls and sweet treats!  Created by Rachel Skvaril of Fondant Flinger for her son's 1st birthday, this celebration is just dreamy!  A soft blue, ... Continue Reading

Fresh & Feminine Cake Table

Peach Birthday Dessert Table

Nothing cures the Monday blues like a big dose of pretty!  And that's exactly what we have in store for you today.  We're starting off the week with a romantic dessert table to make you swoon!  With buttercream frills, ruffled rosette swirls and ombre, this display will steal your heart.  The soft ... Continue Reading

Cake Trend: Cake Trios

Peaches & Cream Cake Trio by Lael Cakes  |  TheCakeBlog.com

When it comes to styling a display, three is the magic number.  Everything just simply looks better when grouped in threes.  Perhaps it's the balance created when three unique objects are arranged together in one cohesive display.  And when it comes to cake...  if one is good and two is better, then ... Continue Reading

Birthdays, Confetti & Cakes Giveaway!

Confetti Cakes for Kids Giveaway

With my daughter's first birthday party so recently behind us, I've had first birthday mania on the brain for months now!  First birthdays are such a special celebration, marked by laughter, family and cake!  So it's only fitting that today's post is all about birthdays and cake, featuring a ... Continue Reading

Craftsy

Sweet Snippets: Using Leftover Buttercream

Scrap Buttercream cake by Miso Bakes

Our contributor, Miso of Miso Bakes, is sharing some helpful tips to put extra buttercream to good use.  Enjoy.... Don't you hate it when you have awkward amounts of tinted buttercream left over?  Most always it's a tad too much to toss, but not enough to store in a tub. So, what do I do?  I ... Continue Reading

Barbershop Birthday Party

Vintage Barbershop Birthday Party

A barbershop for a man is like a salon for a woman.  It's a place to relax, socialize and be pampered (in a very manly way).  A place where a man can get a haircut,  a close shave and a good dose of guy talk.  Best of all, it can be a meaningful experience shared between father and son creating ... Continue Reading

Maddie’s Fashion Fairytale

Paris Fashion Birthday Party Cake

Ooh la la! Today's party is pure girly fun and fashion-tastic!  The catwalks of Paris are brought to life as the birthday girl and her guests play dress up and strike a pose!  From their little black t-shirt dresses to signature lip gloss created from luster dust, this party is a little ... Continue Reading

Learn Beautiful Cake Photography

We All Scream for Ice Cream!

Ice Cream Cake by Miso Bakes  |  TheCakeBlog.com

Our contributor, Miso of Miso Bakes, is here with a DIY cake perfect for summer birthday parties... I scream.  You scream.  We all scream for ice cream! Growing up, ice cream cakes were considered the novelty of all novelty cakes.  Fondant covered cakes were almost unheard of and carved cakes ... Continue Reading