Lemon Raspberry Angel Food Cake

Angel Food Cake with lemon glaze and fresh raspberries |  Carrie Sellman for TheCakeBlog.com

BBQ season is quickly approaching.  I've partnered up with Glad® Black Bag to bring you a new cake recipe and some tips for easy summer entertaining. Summer is approaching and that means warm skies and good times with friends are just around the corner.  Soon it will be time to fire up the ... Continue Reading

How To Build a Cake Like a Pro

How to Build a Cake | split and fill like a pro | Great Cake Decorating by Erin Gardner on TheCakeBlog.com

Decorating a cake is sort of like solving a puzzle.  There are numerous pieces that have to come together, just so, for everything to align beautifully.  The process itself can be exciting, challenging and even a little exasperating at times.  But when the last piece is finally placed, you can step ... Continue Reading

Cinnamon Roll Cupcakes

Cinnamon Roll Cupcakes | by Lauren Kapeluck for TheCakeBlog.com

Our contributor, Lauren Kapeluck of EllenJay Events, is back with a delicious new recipe.... Do you often find your self drooling over sweets that others have pinned on Pinterest hoping that some day you will get the energy or time to make them.  Then that day finally comes, and well, the outcome ... Continue Reading

DIY Easter Basket Cake

Easy Easter Basket Cake | a DIY by Carrie Sellman of TheCakeBlog.com

Okay friends, are you ready for new cake tutorial?  I'm starting to think I have a thing for Easter cakes.  You may have caught my Chocolate Bunny Cake from last week or my Speckled Egg Cake from last year.  Well, today I have another new springtime cake for you.  This time we're taking old-school ... Continue Reading

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How to Make Marshmallow Fondant

How to Make Marshmallow Fondant | with Jessica Harris & Craftsy

Have you ever made your own fondant?  What, you didn't know you could?!  Yes, you can make fondant, right at home with no special equipment other than a microwave, bowl and your own two hands.  If you tend to purchase pre-made fondant, the idea of making your own may sound daunting.  But it's truly ... Continue Reading

12 Easy Loaf Cake Recipes

Vanilla Pound Cake | 12 Easy Loaf Cake Recipes

Happy Sunday!  Today we're spending the day loafing around and taking a look at 12 deliciously easy loaf cake recipes for your Sunday night dinner. Around here, Sundays are a day for relaxing and recharging for the upcoming week.  No matter what activities fill our days off, our weekends ... Continue Reading

DIY : Chocolate Easter Bunny Cake

DIY Chocolate Easter Bunny Cake | Carrie Sellman for TheCakeBlog.com

Spring is officially here and little signs of growth and renewal are sprouting up everywhere.  Easter is just three weeks away and the white ceramic bunnies in my living room have been ready for weeks.  If you haven't noticed by now, I love holidays.  I love the planning, the decorating, the ... Continue Reading

Craftsy Cake Decorating Class

TRENDING : Stripes & Florals

Stripes & Florals | Translating Trends into Cake Designs | Erica OBrien for TheCakBlog.com

We're excited to welcome our newest contributor to The Cake Blog!  Erica O’Brien, owner of Erica O’Brien Cake Design, will be joining us each month for a new series called Trending.  Erica is helping us translate today's top trends in fashion, design, art and everyday life into fabulous cake ... Continue Reading

DIY: Surprise-Inside Ring Cake

Engagement Ring Suprise-Inside Cake | by Amanda Rettke, author of Suprise-Inside Cakes | on TheCakeBlog.com

Around here, we're kinda obsessed with pretty cakes.  Straight sides and smooth icing makes our heart jump a few beats, because from first glance you know that sweetness is just a slice away.  Your knife glides down through the frosting and a wedge of pure bliss is pulled out, destined for your ... Continue Reading