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

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

Recipe: Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Cupcakes

Triple Cookie Dough Cupcakes | by Lauren Kapeluck for TheCakeBlog.com

Our cupcake contributor, Lauren of EllenJay Events, is here with a decadent new recipe.... Calling all chocolate chip cookie lovers!  Or should I say cookie dough lovers?  I'd like to introduce you to the ultimate cupcake to satisfy both a chocolate and cookie craving all in one bite!  These ... Continue Reading

Recipe: Ice Cream Cone Cupcakes

Ice Cream Cone Cupcakes by Lauren Kapeluck  |  TheCakeBlog.com

Our cupcake contributor, Lauren of Crave. Indulge. Satisfy, is here with a fun new recipe… I can't think of a better way to celebrate summer than with a big old ice cream cone! Ice cream is one of my favorite summer indulgences and a delicious treat to enjoy after a day full of playing in the hot ... Continue Reading

Stars & Stripes Cheesecake Shots

Patriotic Cheesecake Shots for July 4th | by Carrie Sellman for TheCakeBlog.com

With the 4th of July holiday right around the corner, we're gearing up for a big week here on the blog.  Next week will be full of brand new and beautifully patriotic sweets.  With a fabulous Red, White & Blue Cake Series that I'm just dying to share!  (Similar to the 12 Cakes of Christmas back ... Continue Reading

Root Beer Float Cupcakes

Root Beer Float Cupcakes | by Lauren Kapeluck  for TheCakeBlog.com

Our contributor, Lauren Kapeluck of EllenJay Events, is back with a delicious new recipe.... With the temperatures getting hotter and summer quickly approaching I thought it would be fun to reminisce back to my childhood with this month's cupcake recipe.  I have never been much of a soda drinker ... Continue Reading

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Star Spangled S’more Bars

Patriotic Star S'more Bars

I'm guest blogging over on Hostess With the Mostess today!  I'm sharing a new recipe just in time for your upcoming Memorial Day celebrations.  A festive update on an all-American classic... s'mores!  What BBQ is complete without some s'more goodness?  And since it is a holiday, these little guys ... Continue Reading

DIY: Strawberry Pastry Flowers for Mother’s Day

Puff Pastry Flowers for Mother's Day

Okay, I know this is completely last minute.  BUT, it's simple enough that you can still gather what you need to whip these up on Sunday.  A super easy treat, perfect for mom, that tastes sooo delicious!  Honestly, I can't tell you how many of these little guys I ate during the test run.  Well, I ... Continue Reading

Recipe: Strawberry & Vanilla Swirl Cupcakes

Strawberry & Vanilla Cream Swirl Cupcakes

Our cupcake contributor, Lauren of Crave. Indulge. Satisfy., is back today!  We missed Lauren last month... she was busy becoming a new mother!!  Congrats to Lauren on the birth of her son!  And speaking of moms, Lauren is sharing a fabulous recipe just in time for Mother's Day!  I'll let Lauren ... Continue Reading

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Recipe: ‘Irish Coffee’ Cupcakes

'Irish Coffee' Cupcake Recipe  |  TheCakeBlog.com

Tomorrow is St. Patrick's Day, so I thought we'd squeeze in one last treat today!  All decked out in green coffee mugs and topped with glimmering shamrocks, these cupcakes are a big drink of Irish fun!  Chocolate cake is baked right in the mug and then topped with layers of whiskey-infused ganache ... Continue Reading