Real Party: Baker’s Delight

Baking Birthday Party

When I came across today's real party, I was instantly in love.  Being someone who enjoys not only baking but cooking in general, this party is right up my alley.  This adorable cooking themed birthday bash was created by Pauline, the talented woman behind The Party Studio.  Pauline designed this ... Continue Reading

Real Party: Modern Flower 1st Birthday

Modern Flower 1st Birthday Party

If you have a little girl, get ready for today's real party.  This fabulous first birthday bash in hot pink, orange, teal and green was inspired by the birthday girl's mod flowered dress by Kait and Emerson.  Parker celebrated her first birthday in style thanks to the creativity of Rebekah from A ... Continue Reading

Welcome to Our Newest Top Tier Vendor

Welcome Patisserie Angelica

Half Baked is excited to announce the newest addition to our Top Tier Directory... Pâtisserie Angelica! This specialty cake shop located in Sebastopol, CA has received much praise for their work and it's easy to see why. Their cakes are not only stunningly beautiful but delicious. Just ask Dean ... Continue Reading

Help CakeGirls Rebuild

CakeGirls T-shirts to Rebuild Business

I'm sure most of you are familiar with Brenda and Mary Maher and their amazing Chicago-based cake shop, CakeGirls.  These two sisters are by far my favorite cake designers.  Their talent and style have set the bar for cake designers everywhere, with their work influencing modern cake design as we ... Continue Reading

Real Party: Under the Sea

Under the Sea Party in Turquoise and Orange

Today's real party is sure to make a splash.  This charming Under the Sea party was created by Brandy over at Simply Creative Insanity for her daughter's 6th birthday.  This turquoise and orange bash brings the sea to life in a fun and modern way. I love the idea of doing an Under the Sea ... Continue Reading

Mother’s Day Picnic

Mother's Day Picnic

With winter finely ending and spring emerging, it's the perfect weather for a picnic.  I'm always in the mood for eating outdoors.  Whether it is just sitting on a restaurant patio or actually going to the park for a picnic, you can count me in.  Catching my husband in the mood for a picnic is ... Continue Reading


Real Party: Tutus & Tiaras

Tutus and Tiaras Party

Today's real party provides the perfect party inspiration for the little princess in your life.  Full of fluffy pink tutus and sparkling tiaras, this princess party was created by Jennifer, one very creative mother with a knack for party styling and photography.  You'll just love all of the pretty ... Continue Reading

Real Party: Meet the Puppy

Puppy Party in Brown, Blue & Green

I could not have been more excited when Kristy of Posh Pixels Design Studio sent me a link to her 'Meet the Puppy' party. I am a huge dog lover!  Really, dogs are such loyal companions and truly become part of your family. So when I saw this adorable party Kristy created for her new puppy Ozzy, I ... Continue Reading

Cakes for a Cure

Cakes for a Cure Calendar

Over the weekend, the American Cancer Society in Greenwood, South Carolina held a huge cake-themed fundraiser.  This day long event included challenges where individuals could compete for the best tasting cake and the best decorated cake and was wrapped up with a concert and cake social.  This ... Continue Reading

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Real Party: Safari Baby Shower

Grey & Pink Safari Baby Shower

Today we continue on the safari theme with a stunning Safari Baby Shower.  This amazing shower is the creation of Stephanie at Couture Parties, who as you can see, has a knack for styling modern and chic events.   The grey and pink color scheme sets the stage for lush centerpieces, simple wooden ... Continue Reading