10 Gorgeously Green Cakes

10 Gorgeously Green Cakes  | including this design by The SweetSide  | on TheCakeBlog.com

Happy St. Patrick's Day!  Do you have your green on?  Because we're getting our green on!  We're spending today loving on some amazing cakes in every shade of green.  These cakes are not filled with Leprechauns or shamrocks, rainbows or pots of gold.  Instead, they are incredibly lovely designs with ... Continue Reading

DIY Mini Easter Egg Cakes

Mini Easter Egg Cakes | by Cakegirls for TheCakeBlog.com

Our contributors, Mary and Brenda Maher of Cakegirls, are back with a new DIY today!  Join us as they share a new cake project with a step-by-step tutorial. I love making desserts for Easter.  Spring is in the air, flowers are blooming and pastel colors are finally back.  And, the Easter ... Continue Reading

Lemon Meringue Cake

Lemon Meringue Cake | with lemon curd and toasted meringue frosting  | by Tessa Huff for TheCakeBlog.com

Our contributor, Tessa Huff, is sharing a fresh new cake recipe today... While some of us are enjoying an early spring, others may still be in the middle of one of the worst winters in decades.  Either way, we can all find happiness in this sunny cake.  Fortunately for everyone, winter citrus ... Continue Reading

10 Flower Cakes for Spring

10 Flower Cakes for Spring | including this design by Sweet Cakes & Pastry  | on TheCakeBlog.com

Happy Monday!  Daylight Savings Time began over the weekend and we officially sprang forward.  While we were bummed to lose an hour of sleep, we're beyond ready for spring to arrive!  Thank goodness we're getting closer and closer each day.  Who's with me in being over the cold and the snow?  In an ... Continue Reading

Marquee Letters Cake

Mr & Mrs Marquee Letters Cake | by Erica OBrien for TheCakeBlog.com

Our contributor, Erica OBrien, is back for the next post in our Trending series.  Join Erica as she goes from inspiration on Pinterest to cake concept and then the final cake design. We have an ongoing joke at the shop about who comes up with the best design concepts.  My sister, the soup ... Continue Reading

Candy Flower Cake

How to make a Candy Flower Cake using Airheads and Laffy Taffy | by Erin Gardner on TheCakeBlog.com

Our contributor, Erin Gardner of Erin Bakes, is back with a new tutorial today!  Join along as she shares a new cake project with a step-by-step tutorial. Spring is coming!  Or at least that’s what I keep telling myself as I stare out of my window at mounds of snow.  Until the real blossoms start ... Continue Reading


FREE : Spread Joy Print

Spread Joy In Life With an Icing Knife | |Free Art Print | by Jessica Kirkland for TheCakeBlog.com

Our contributor, Jessica Kirkland of Pen N' Paper Flowers is back with another original art print, created exclusively for The Cake Blog readers.  The March kitchen print will brighten your space all year long! Hello sweet friends and fans of The Cake Blog.  With many weeks of winter still ahead ... Continue Reading

10 Watercolor Cakes

10 Watercolor Cakes | including this design by Baked | on TheCakeBlog.com

Watercolor cakes have been popping up on The Cake Blog since 2012 and we love seeing this trend continue to grow and evolve.  Today we're crushing on a fresh batch of designs, each created with the soft swirls and mixed shades of watercolor.  From hand-painted florals to structured patterns, ... Continue Reading

10 Cakes to LOVE

10 Love Inspired Cakes | including this design by Le Dolci | on TheCakeBlog.com

Valentine's Day is almost upon us!  So we thought it was only fitting to spend today swooning over some stunning cakes inspired by love.  A few of today's cakes come from our contributors, so if you read every day, you'll recognize a couple of these.  The others come from talented designers making ... Continue Reading

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Oh Sugar, Sugar

Oh Sugar, Sugar  |  Side-By-Side Comparison of 5 Sweeteners  |  a Baking Science article by Summer Stone for TheCakeBlog.com

Our contributor, Summer Stone of Cake Paper Party, is back today with a new baking science experiment.... Sweeteners play a critical role in any cake recipe.  They not only impart the sweetness that makes a cake dessert fare but also have a hand in the structure and leavening processes.  The ... Continue Reading