Recipe: Lemon Poppy Seed Mini Donuts

Lemon Poppyseed Mini Donuts  |  TheCakeBlog.com

Happy Monday!  We have a fresh new recipe to get your week off to a fabulous start.  Nothing adds a ray of sunshine to your day and awakens your senses like lemon.  The crisp, citrusy aroma of lemon is seriously hard to beat.  And if you're like me and crazy for mini's... mini cakes, mini cupcakes, ... Continue Reading

Recipe : Peppermint Cupcakes for Santa

Peppermint Cupcakes for Santa  |  TheCakeBlog.com

Our cupcake contributor, Lauren of Crave. Indulge. Satisfy., is here with a delicious new recipe…. It's official...I am in full holiday baking mode at my house!  After a trip to World Market and discovering all sorts of adorable mint green and red baking tins, parchment paper and striped and polk ... Continue Reading

Holiday Cookie Exchange

No-Bake Mini Truffle Tarts  |  Carrie Sellman for TheCakeBlog.com

With the hustle and bustle of the holiday season, it's nice to slow down for a moment and do something special for your friends and loved ones.  One of the most classic ways to show we care is to give the gift of baked goods!  Because really, who doesn't appreciate a sweet homemade treat?  So today ... Continue Reading

DIY : Cinnamon Sugar Turkey Feathers

Puff Pastry Turkey Feathers  |  TheCakeBlog.com

Turkey Day is here!  And I have a super simple, yet impressive treat to add to your dessert lineup.  Between the pumpkin cupcakes and the apple pie cupcakes, why not serve up some turkey feathers?  Puffy and flaky and oh-so-sweet turkey feathers.  Man they are delicious.  AND slightly addictive ... Continue Reading

Recipe: Mini Bourbon Pecan Pies

Bourbon Pecan Mini Pies for Thanksgiving

With Turkey Day only a week away, I thought we'd take a break from the cake and share a fun treat appropriate for Thanksgiving Dessert.  If you are a believer that everything good comes in small packages, I know you'll love today's recipe.    A traditional staple for the season, pecan pie gets a ... Continue Reading

Recipe : Apple Pie Cupcakes

Apple Pie Cupcakes with Brown Sugar Cinnamon Frosting | by Lauren Kapeluck for TheCakeBlog.com

Our contributor, Lauren Kapeluck of EllenJay Events, is back with a delicious new cupcake recipe.... One of my absolute favorite things about fall is eating pies!  Apple, pumpkin, pecan, you name it and I will gobble it right up!  So when Carrie mentioned she wanted me to create an apple themed ... Continue Reading

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{Recipe} Halloween Candy Cupcakes

Halloween Candy Bark  |  TheCakeBlog.com

Our cupcake contributor, Lauren of Crave. Indulge. Satisfy., is here with a decadent new recipe…. When I think of October there is one thing that comes to mind...CANDY, and lots of it!  This is the one month of the year where we have an excuse to keep our pantry stocked full of a variety of mini ... Continue Reading

Recipe : Baked Apple Donuts

Baked Apple Donut Recipe  |  TheCakeBlog.com

I absolutely love this time of year!  The crisp chill in the air and leaves turning every shade of golden.  Apples and pumpkins are at their prime and ready for picking.  Now that we live in Florida.... most days are sunny, bright and about 85 degrees.  Warm skies and palm trees do not make for a ... Continue Reading

DIY : Chocolate Chip Cookie Cake

Chocolate Chip Cookie Cake  |  Carrie Sellman for TheCakeBlog.com

Last month we celebrated a very special birthday in my house... my husband's!  Of course my husband likes cake.  Or is at least smart enough not to tell me that he doesn't like cake.  But I know, deep down, that his true favorite is chocolate chip cookies.  It's pretty apparent.  And trust me, I've ... Continue Reading

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Recipe : Tropical Pineapple Cupcakes

Tropical Pineapple Cupcake Recipe by Lauren Kapeluck  |  TheCakeBlog.com

We're wrapping up Beach Week with a tropical cupcake recipe from our contributor, Lauren of Crave. Indulge. Satisfy. What a sweet ending to our fun in the sun!  I'll let Lauren take it away from here.... Summer is quickly coming to an end and beach season is almost over, but before we dive into ... Continue Reading