Weekly Tid Bits

Hello everybody! After 3 years of continuously blogging 5 days a week, I needed to take last week off. Something came up earlier the previous week that completely put me out of commission and while I am still struggling to focus now, I feel comfortable enough to post again. Since starting CdB I hadn’t encountered…

Cakes to Bake

If you’ve been reading my posts for the past couple of years you know that I have serious baking addiction. I started off with cupcakes and have more recently been dabbling in my cake game. Through these cake experiments I’ve gotten a lot of motivation to try my hand at some new flavors and maybe…

Chocolate Cake with Buttercream Frosting

This weekend was another one filled with baking. My best friend’s birthday was last week so I volunteered to bake her cake and I think it went pretty well! She asked for a chocolate cake with vanilla frosting and since I knew her favorite candy is Heath Bar, I also picked up some crumbled up…

Upping my Cake Game

Yesterday I spent 4 hours (with the help of my friend Lindsay) baking what turned out be an almost wedding cake-like creation. We tried our hand at a coconut cake (a first for us) with four layers (another first) decorated with candy melts (another first) so needless to say it was a lot to take…

Sweet Hearts

For someone who loves baking as much as I do, I’m not someone who craves sweet things all that much. And when I eat something sweet, I don’t need much more than a taste to feed my sweet tooth craving. But Valentine’s day is coming up and if I can’t spend it with a sweet heart,…