Fabulous Royal Inspired Cake

Royal Wedding Inspired Cake

If you've been following along this week, you've probably noticed the Royal Wedding theme that has permeated most of our posts.  Well, I certainly couldn't change the theme today of all days!  And what is a wedding without cake?  Inspired by Kate Middleton's personal style and love of elaborate ... Continue Reading

Real Party: Mad Hatter’s Tea Party

Mad Hatter's Tea Party

With the world's eyes fixed on London and all of the Royal Wedding talk, I thought this party would be fitting for today.  This adorable tea party was created by Daria Bishop, a talented Vermont photographer, for her daughter's 12th birthday.  This party has it all... cheerful colors, whimsical ... Continue Reading

DIY: Vintage Petal Cake

Rustic Vintage Petal Cake

Today we're taking a break from the Royal Wedding mania to enjoy some cake!  A  lovely, rustic petal cake that would be perfect for any summer occasion.  I am completely smitten with this charming little cake.  It's simple yet elegant with a vintage vibe.  What's even better is that you can make ... Continue Reading

More Royal Wedding Fun

Royal Wedding Dessert Ideas

We had so much fun with our Royal Wedding Sweets post yesterday that I thought we'd continue on today.  It seems as though the whole world is excited about this wedding!   So here are a few more dessert ideas to enjoy during your Royal Wedding watching party. {clockwise, starting at top ... Continue Reading

Royal Wedding Sweets

Royal Wedding Cake

The big day is almost here... only 5 days until the Royal Wedding.   Prince William and Kate Middleton will have us all swooning over their enchanting nuptials.  I'm bummed because my invitation must have gotten lost in the mail.  I'm sure yours did too!  Since we'll have to settle for watching the ... Continue Reading

Inspiring Easter Sweets

Easter Dessert Recipes | What to make for Easter Dessert

Yesterday we shared some Spring inspired sweets that would be perfect for Easter.  And today we have a few more adorable treat ideas for you.  Whether you fancy cupcakes or cookies, these charming desserts would be the hit at any Easter celebration. Classic yellow cupcakes with milk ... Continue Reading


Spring Inspired Easter Sweets

Easter Dessert Recipes | What to make for Easter Dessert

Easter is only a few days away but there is still time to plan something fabulous for dessert!  There are so many lovely spring inspired sweets that would be perfect for Easter.  These fresh dessert ideas would be a great addition to any Easter celebration. Meyer lemon layer cake with lemon ... Continue Reading

Real Party: Angry Birds Birthday

Angry Birds Birthday Party

Today's Real Party is a playful birthday inspired by some angry birds and evil green pigs.  This adorable event was created by Debbie, of Save the Date Events, for her daughter's 3rd birthday.  Featuring an amazing cake by Intricate Icings, this party brings the game Angry Birds to life! Here is ... Continue Reading

Bakery Review: Caramel Swirls

Caramel Swirls Gourmet Cakes & Pastries

When I say caramel, you probably think of the ooey, gooey, super sweet caramel that is found in commercial candy.  Now imagine something much better.  A rich, dark caramel that is silky smooth and melts in your mouth.  A caramel that is made from scratch using all natural ingredients, just the way ... Continue Reading

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We Have a Winner!

Flour Confections Giveaway Winner

Please excuse my lack of posts the last few days.  I have been a tad under the weather.  But I couldn't let Friday go by without announcing the winner of our $100 Flour Confections Giveaway.  So here goes... Congrats Tiffany!  I know you will enjoy your fabulous cupcake and cake supplies!  ... Continue Reading