Recipe: Cookie Monster Ice Cream Sandwich

Cookie Dough Ice Cream Sandwich  |  by Jennie Schacht, author of I Scream Sandwich!  |  TheCakeBlog.com

We're giving your oven a break today with a recipe that is fabulously frosty and completely no-bake.  We're celebrating National Ice Cream Sandwich Day!  Yes, an entire day devoted to this chilled childhood classic.  Not that we need a designated day to indulge in a treat so deliciously tempting.  ... Continue Reading

Recipe: Coconut Lime Cake

Coconut Lime Cake by Tessa Huff  |  TheCakeBlog.com

Our contributor, Tessa Huff, is back with a new summer cake recipe…. It must be all my daydreaming about tropical getaways that's got me stuck with lime and coconut on the brain.  White-sand beaches, salty sea breezes, and a luscious pina colada in hand....I'll stop here before we all get carried ... Continue Reading

Recipe: Pineapple Upside-Down Cupcakes

Pineapple Upside-Down Cupcake by Lauren Kapeluck  |  TheCakeBlog.com

Our contributor, Lauren of Crave. Indulge. Satisfy., is back with a delicious new recipe.... Sweet pineapple, brown sugar, butter and a cherry center are the star ingredients of one of my favorite traditional summer cakes, Pineapple Upside-Down.  Today I'm re-inventing this cake as a mini ... Continue Reading

Peach Margarita Parfaits : Girls Night In

Peach Margarita Parfait Recipe  |  TheCakeBlog.com

Summer has arrived and there's nothing better than spending a night out on the patio with your girls.  I've partnered up with Sauza® Tequila to bring you a new summer recipe and some inspiring ideas for a fabulous Girls' Night In! Being a Texas girl at heart, I know a thing or two about ... Continue Reading

Recipe: Blackberry Cobbler Cupcakes

Blackberry Cobbler Cupcakes  |  TheCakeBlog.com

I absolutely love this time of year when the sweet crops of summer start to appear. I've partnered up with Domino Sugar to bring you a new cupcake recipe featuring one of my favorite summer berries. I've never met a fresh berry that I didn't like.  Strawberries, raspberries, blueberries, ... Continue Reading

Recipe: Fresh Cherry Cake

Fresh Cherry Cake | by Tessa Huff | TheCakeBlog.com

Our contributor, Tessa Huff, is back with a new summer cake recipe…. It's not summer time without backyard BBQ's, impromptu picnics, and lazy afternoons by the pool.  With warm weather rolling in, I just want to stretch out on a blanket, feel the grass under my feet, and relax all my worries away ... Continue Reading

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Recipe : Chocolate Chip Cupcakes

Chocolate Chip Cupcakes by Lauren Kapeluck  |  TheCakeBlog.com

Our contributor, Lauren of Crave. Indulge. Satisfy., is back with a delicious new recipe.... Fruity or chocolate...which option do you often find yourself picking when it comes to desserts?  I'm a chocolate girl myself, but in the summer months I tend to sway more to the fruity, fresh and lighter ... Continue Reading

Recipe: Lemon Blueberry Cupcakes

Lemon Blueberry Cupcake Recipe  |  TheCakeBlog.com

Over the years, I've come to a conclusion.  There is no better way to say thank you than with a thoughtful gesture.  Anyone can say thank you, but showing that you're thankful is another story.  Personally, I like to show my thanks with a baked good of some sort.  Makes perfect sense, right?  ... Continue Reading

Recipe: Creamsicle Cupcakes

Creamsicle Cupcake Recipe by Lauren Kapeluck   |  TheCakeBlog.com

Our contributor, Lauren Kapeluck of EllenJay Events, is back with a delicious new recipe.... It might only be May but the ice cream man has been driving down my street for well over a month now.  Every time I hear his musical truck all I can think about are drumsticks, ice cream sandwiches and ... Continue Reading

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Spiced Chocolate & Churros Cake

Chocolate & Churros Cake  |  TheCakeBlog.com

If you caught my vanilla cake recipe post last week, you may remember that I was feeling a little vanilla about vanilla.  After all these years, my love affair with vanilla cake had grown tired and stale.  Just like any relationship going through a rough patch, we needed to zest things up a bit!  So ... Continue Reading