Recipe: Chocolate Covered Strawberry Cupcakes

Chocolate Covered Strawberry Cupcakes | by Lauren Kapeluck for

Our contributor, Lauren Kapeluck of EllenJay Events, is back with a delicious new recipe.... Valentine's Day will be here very soon so it's only appropriate to share a recipe that just screams chocolate and strawberries, and well, more chocolate!  After all, I'm pretty sure chocolate covered ... Continue Reading

DIY Love Bug Cupcakes

DIY Love Bug Cupcakes for Valentine's Day | Step by Step Tutorial | by Carrie Sellman for

Valentine's Day is just around the corner and that means it's time for some lovely new tutorials and inspiration!  Today's DIY is an idea that's been floating around in the back of my mind for three years now.... just waiting for me to give it a try.  Finally, this silly little idea is making it to ... Continue Reading

Hello Kitty Birthday

Hello Kitty Birthday Party | by Bloom Cake Co.

Today's feature is so ridiculously adorable that the cuteness factor is simply off the charts.  Everything about this party says happy.  Happy, Happy Birthday!  To be exact.  Rainbow neon is mixed with small pops of black and white to create a cheerful color scheme that's vivid and so right now.  A ... Continue Reading

Free Valentine’s Printables RoundUp

Free Printable Valentines | by Carrie Sellman of

Valentine's Day is right around the corner.  So we're gearing up with a roundup of Valentine's Printables to help make your day even sweeter.  Five fabulous ways to say I love you.  And the best part is that they're free!  Just download, print and give to the special people in your ... Continue Reading

Black and White

Black & White Wedding Design | by Miso Bakes

Our contributor, Miso of Miso Bakes, is back with a fabulous new cake and some inspiring design tips: Personally, I like to fuse ideas and concepts together. I love contrast and enjoy accenting my cakes with a pop of color, stripes, or some sort of texture. As a matter of fact, this cake was ... Continue Reading

Recipe : Zucchini Nut Cupcakes

Zucchini Nut Cupcakes | by Carrie Sellman for The Cake Blog

Today's post has to start with a confession.  The recipe we're about to drool over may or may not be a cupcake.  Yes, I know the post title says it's a cupcake.  And in the photos, it sure does look like a cupcake.  In real life, it absolutely smells like a cupcake.  And believe me, it tastes ... Continue Reading


The Perfect Blend

The Perfect Blend | Dessert Table Inspiration | featuring cakes by Sweet On You

Bridal shower or Valentines, it's always a good day to celebrate love.  And today's feature does just that, in a way that's uniquely beautiful and downright charming.  It comes to us from Anna Craig of Sweet On You who paired up with Nicole Sihlis of Created Lovely Events and a team of Canadian ... Continue Reading

Petite Apple Desserts


It's a beautiful day!  We're starting off another fabulous week of cake inspiration with a dessert table that is filled to the brim with natural charm... and apples!  Today's feature comes to us from Emily Lael Aumiller of Lael Cakes in Brooklyn.  We're still swooning over Emily's gorgeous Chanel ... Continue Reading

12 Healthier Cake Recipes

12 Healthier Cake Recipes

January can be a challenging month in the life of a cake lover.  From October through December, we celebrate the holidays and indulge until our heart's content.  By the time January rolls around, we're feeling a little remorseful and resolving to eat healthier.  But that doesn’t mean you have to ... Continue Reading

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Recipe: Chocolate Chocolate Chip Bundt Cake

Chocolate Chocolate Chip Bundt Cake | by Krystina Castella, author of Crazy About Chocolate

Did someone say Chocolate?  Because if so, my answer is a big YES!  Always and forever, yes please.  Who doesn't love chocolate?  Around here, we're crazy for chocolate.  And with February approaching, chocolate season is on the horizon.  Good thing we've got you covered with today's post.  A cake ... Continue Reading