The 1st Cake of Christmas

Gingerbread & Candy Cane Christmas Cake

This is, by far, my favorite time of year.  The excitement, the buzz, the joy of the holiday season!  I've been wanting to do this segment for several years now and am thrilled to see it finally come to life.  I asked some of my very favorite bakeries and cake shops to send over their best cakes 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

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

Happy Halloween!

Grim Reaper Halloween Cake

Happy Halloween!  Today is a day for thrills and chills as the ghosts, goblins and ghouls make their appearance.  I thought we'd take a moment to enjoy this hauntingly fun day with something a little different.  Frightfully eerie with his long, black hooded cloak and his pale skeletal figure, this ... Continue Reading

Bewitching Halloween Cake

Bewitching Modern Halloween Cake

With Halloween right around the corner, we're kicking it into high gear for the next few days with some frightfully fun features!  Starting today with a Bewitching Dessert Table, shared with us by Paula of Frog Prince Paperie.  This enchanting display features one wickedly modern Halloween cake!!  ... Continue Reading

Rustic Pumpkin Bundt Cake

Rusic 3D Pumpkin Cake for Autumn

Our contributor, Miso of Miso Bakes, is back this month with a rustic cake perfect for Autumn... Autumn is officially here!  It is time to bring out my spice jars and put a generous sprinkling of cinnamon on everything I bake! : )  I am so excited to bake with tons of apples and pumpkins this ... Continue Reading

Recipe: Caramel Apple Cupcakes

Decorate Your Own - Caramel Apple Cupcakes  |  TheCakeBlog.com

Our cupcake contributor, Lauren of Crave. Indulge. Satisfy, is getting into the Halloween spirit... Happy Fall! I am super excited to welcome the cooler weather and kick off the fall baking season with some caramel apple inspired cupcakes! I don't know about you, but this time of year I am ... 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