Corn on the Cob… Cupcakes?

This next summertime treat comes from the cupcake genius, Karen Track. Add these cupcakes to your next BBQ and watch your guests go from very confused to very impressed! Is it corn or is it a cupcake? Jelly beans create such a realistic replication of this summertime favorite. The 'pats of ... Continue Reading

Great American Bake Sale

Obviously I have a slight interest in baking... and I think a majority of you do too, right? So why not use that passion to help make a difference in your community? Did you know that more than 12 million children in the United States do not know when their next meal will come? That is 1 in ... Continue Reading

Fab Find: Patriotic Cupcake Wrappers

Since we've been talking about cupcakes, why stop now? It's easy to see why everyone is so enamored with these little treats. They're quick to bake, stress-free to transport and easy to serve. Now, they're also a cinch to decorate thanks to Cupcake Social's line of couture cupcake wrappers. I ... Continue Reading

Cupcake Countdown

Everyone's crazy for cupcakes these days. Specialty cupcake shops have popped up everywhere, offering unique flavors created with gourmet ingredients. Unfortunately, those delectable little bites of goodness often come with a hefty price tag. So, if you don't have a cupcake line item in your ... Continue Reading

Real Party: A Modern Garden Birthday

Well, this is certainly a first for me. With all of the cakes I've made over the years, I've never had the opportunity to design one for such a monumental milestone.... a 100th birthday! My very own grandmother, Oma as we like to call her, was the birthday girl. What a treat! I went with a ... Continue Reading

Inspiration Board: Ladybug Birthday

Everyone loves cute little ladybugs, including many of my customers. I've created ladybug cakes in the traditional colors of red and black, trendy greens and pinks, bright yellow and red... the list goes on and on! Here is everything you'll need for a fun and modern ladybug themed ... Continue Reading

Drab to Fab

Cupcakes and cupcake stands are definitely a hot trend for 2008. Cupcakes from a great bakery will look as fabulous as they taste. But sometimes budgets don't allow for great bakeries.... here is a clever way to turn a ho-hum grocery store cupcake into an elegant dessert. These delicate cupcake ... Continue Reading

Cupcakes in a Jar

The next time you want a unique and shippable gift... take a look at the Etsy store Fat Daddy Bake Shop. They offer a novel product... a cupcake in a jar! How clever... why didn't I think of that! While I've never tasted their crazy concoctions , they definitely sound de-lish. What lady wouldn't ... Continue Reading