Eggnog Cake

Eggnog Cake | a browned butter spice cake with eggnog buttercream | by Tessa Huff for TheCakeBlog.com

Our contributor, Tessa Huff, is sharing a festive new cake recipe today... With the holidays creeping up on us sooner and sooner each year, it can be difficult to know just when to start making and snacking on our favorite treats.  Sometimes I feel like I wait all year just to indulge in daily ... Continue Reading

Bakery Tour : Jenna Rae Cakes

Bakery Tour | Jenna Rae Cakes | on TheCakeBlog.com

Today is the first post our brand new series : Bakery Tours!  We're hanging out with some of our favorite bakers and cake designers, taking an inside peek at bakery life! Bakery Name: Jenna Rae Cakes Location: 580 Academy Road, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada Years in Business: 4 years - ... Continue Reading

FREE : Sugar & Spice Art Print

Decorate for the holidays with this free download | Sugar & Spice original artwork | 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.  Jessica's inspirational art is sure to warm your heart and bring joy to your kitchen. In my house, the holidays are all about the "Sugar and ... Continue Reading

Christmas Cupcake Wreath

Wow guests with this stress-free dessert | DIY Cupcake Wreath | by Cakegirls for TheCakeBlog.com

Our contributors, Mary and Brenda Maher of Cakegirls, are back with a new DIY today!  Join along as they share a new cupcake project with a step-by-step tutorial. Every Christmas season I plan on spending quality time with my sister over homemade hot cocoa, making sugar cookies with my kids, ... Continue Reading

Chocolate Poinsettia Tutorial

DIY Chocolate Poinsettias | a step-by-step tutorial by Erin Gardner for TheCakeBlog.com

Our contributor, Erin Gardner of Wild Orchid Baking Company, is back with a new tutorial today!  Join along as she shares a new cake project with a step-by-step tutorial. I’ve come to the conclusion that making flowers is my absolute favorite part of cake decorating.  Fondant, sugar, ... Continue Reading

All Cake Classes on Sale!!

Biggest SALE of the year!  All Craftsy Cake Classes $19.99 or less!   Learn cake decorating online at Craftsy

It's time for another fabulous sale!  But not just any sale - the BEST sale of the year!  We're talking all classes on sale for $19.99 or less, just in time for holiday shopping and stocking stuffing.  You know how we absolutely love the online cake decorating classes over at Craftsy.  Many of the ... Continue Reading

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Ultimate Wish List

Ultimate Holiday Gift Guide for those who love to bake!  |  on TheCakeBlog.com

Have you been extra good this year?  Before you make your wish list for Santa, you may want to check out today's post.  We've sorted through oodles of baking tools and gadgets to create this ultimate wish-list for our baking and cake making friends.  From a handcrafted Cake Box that is almost too ... Continue Reading

Chocolate Painted Cake

Chocolate Painted Cake  |  dramatically dark fall cake inspiration | by Erica OBrien for TheCakeBlog.com

Our contributor, Erica OBrien, owner of Erica OBrien Cake Design, is back for the next post in our Trending series.  Erica is helping us translate today's top trends in fashion, design, art and everyday life into fabulous cake designs.  Watch each month as she goes from inspiration on Pinterest to ... Continue Reading

Today Show Peanut Butter Cup Brownies

Peanut Butter Cup Brownies | by Connie Weis author of Extreme Brownies | on TheCakeBlog.com

Oh my peanut butter cups!  Chocolate and peanut butter is one of those combinations that is just so tempting.  When you bring them together in a decadently rich, fudgy brownie, you better stand back because the result is outrageously good!  Today's recipe starts with a perfect brownie base and is ... Continue Reading

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10 Pretty Black Cakes

10 Beautiful Black Cakes | including Wild Orchid Baking Company | on TheCakeBlog.com

At one point and time, we wouldn't have dreamed of a pretty black cake.  But over the last year, gorgeously-dark black cakes have been popping up everywhere.  And we are absolutely loving this look.  Black is such a bold color and it creates a wonderful contrast with white, soft pastels, neons and ... Continue Reading