Labor Day BBQ Inspiration

Labor Day BBQ Inspiration

Can you believe that it is almost Labor Day?  Where has this summer gone?  Don't let this last weekend of summer fun pass you by without celebrating.  Here are some 'peachy' ideas to get your Labor Day BBQ started off right! {clockwise, starting at top left:} BBQ Invitations from Polka Dot ... Continue Reading

Real Party: Yo Gabba Gabba

Yo Gabba Gabba Birthday Party

Today's real party is a bright and bold birthday.  This adorable Yo Gabba Gabba party was submitted by Krista of Kiki's List, the mother and creative mind behind the party.  Created for her daughter's second birthday, this party was perfect for Krista's little Yo Gabba Gabba fan! The bright ... Continue Reading

Real Party: Pink Sparkle Birthday

Pink Sparkle Birthday Party

Today's real party is truly a pleasure for me to post.  I received this party from one of my previous cake customers back in Dallas.  I designed a first birthday cake for Erin's oldest daughter almost four years ago.  I was thrilled to not only hear from her, but to know that she continues to follow ... Continue Reading

Fabulous Cake Friday: Luisa Galuppo

Black & White Lace by Luisa Galuppo Cakes

Another great week comes to a close here at Half Baked with yet another Fabulous Cake.  I actually spotted this cake over on Style Me Pretty and instantly fell in love.  This modern and sleek design is the creation of Luisa Galuppo Cakes and I know you're going to love it! I just love this ... Continue Reading


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Real Party: S’mores Camp Out

S'Mores Campout Birthday Party

We're continuing on with our summer theme this week, featuring yet another birthday party perfect for summer time.  This charming S'mores Camp Out was created by Lisa from Moore Minutes for her son's birthday.  We first introduced you to Lisa when we featured her Vintage Picnic back in July.  We ... Continue Reading

Real Party: Leapin’ Lizards Birthday

Leapin Lizards Beach Birthday Party

I cannot tell you how unbelievably cute and unique today's real party is!  It takes serious creativity to take a theme such as 'lizards' and turn that into an adorable and girly party appropriate for a two-year old.  And that's exactly what Lindsey from Bella Grace Party Designs did for her ... Continue Reading

Real Party: Sunshine Birthday

Sunshine & Sunflowers Birthday Party in Yellow

With kids heading back to school, it's starting to feel like summer is over.  I'm not sure if I'm quite ready for that, so I thought we'd revel in summer just a little longer with today's adorable Real Party.  This Sunshine Party was created by Lindi Haws, owner and designer of lovetheday on Etsy. ... Continue Reading