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

DIY: Donut {Cake} Pops

Donut shaped Cake Pop by Molly Bakes

Okay, what's not to love about today's featured cake goodness?  It combines so many fun trends into one little bite of sweetness.  It's got cake + a stick + the charm of a donut....  Oh my!  I'm not sure if it gets more adorable than this?  Created by Molly Bakes and featured in her new book, Crazy ... Continue Reading

Autumn Wreath Cake

3D Autumn Wreath Cake Tutorial

Our contributor, Miso of Miso Bakes, is back with an Autumn cake perfect for Thanksgiving... We welcomed Autumn into our homes and gardens last month, but we were only able to feel and smell her presence this past week.  This year, I almost felt as though I had to pry Summer's fingers off our ... Continue Reading

DIY: Halloween Cupcake Centerpiece

DIY Halloween Centerpiece

Well hello there again everyone!  This is Jessica Kirkland from Pen N' Paperflowers Studio and Design... back for another little bit of guest blogging for Carrie here at Half Baked.  (You might remember the needle felted acorn tutorial I shared here last Fall?) I'm honored to have been asked by ... Continue Reading

DIY: Pudgy Mummy Cupcakes

Halloween Mummy Cupcakes DIY

My family and I are on the move this week.  Literally moving across the country!  While we pack, load and spend way too many hours in a car over the next few days... some very talented ladies will stop in with guest posts!  Our friend Brittany over at Edible Details has created a frightfully fun ... Continue Reading

DIY: Cupcake Liner Witch Hats

{super easy} Cupcake Liner Witch Hats  | by Carrie Sellman  |  TheCakeBlog.com

I generally have a rule about rushing the season... that is, I try not to.  But Halloween has been in the stores for so long now that it's starting to go on clearance.  So today, I'm officially kicking off the Halloween season here on The Cake Blog!  And what better way to start things off than with ... Continue Reading

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

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