Berry Crumble Cake

Who loves to bake cake? I wanted to share a recipe that wasn’t complicated and something you guys could easily follow and didn’t have to buy too many ingredients.  It’s a simple crumble cake that takes little time and effort and taste delicious! Ingredients (Crumble) 1/2 cup of brown sugar (light or dark) 1 1/2…

Allspice Almond Bundt Cake

This post is dedicated to readers who love to bake! Or maybe those who don’t… Or for anyone who just loves a delicious cake!   I would take credit for this incredible cake however I adapted this particular recipe from an Apple Spice Bundt Cake from TasteofHome.com.  I just omitted a few ingredients and added…

Isomalt Jewels

For all you bakers and pastry chefs out there I am sure you have visited your local cake supply store and have come across Isomalt sticks or edible jewels to decorate your baked goods with.  To be honest I had never heard of isomalt until I watched a particular program on the Food Network and the gentleman…

Merry Christmas!

Today is Christmas!   Wishing everyone a safe and happy holiday with your loved ones!  Be thankful for what you have instead of complaining about what you don’t. Some of you may not know I spent my last Christmas in a hotel due to our house catching on fire (read and see pictures HERE).  It…

DIY Project: Making Your Own Colored Sanding Sugar

This is probably one of the most undemanding and yet fun things to do! Making colored sanding sugar is great for that extra kick when decorating your baked goods such as cakes and cupcakes. Let’s get started shall we! HERE IS WHAT YOU WILL NEED: sugar (I used pure cane) gel food coloring plastic heavy duty zip…

Vegan Meringue (from bean juice!)

Meringue from bean juice?! Yes believe it. There is a new phenomenon going on in the vegan world and they are calling it ‘aquafaba’. Meaning you can take juice from beans (literally any beans) and make meringue. So that means vegan macaroons, cakes, and other sweet treats…from BEAN JUICE! I actually tried this weeks ago…

Cherry Vanilla Buttercream Frosting

Tomorrow my parents will be celebrating their 35th wedding anniversary. That’s a great reason to celebrate right? At the last minute I decided to bake a cake for them. A basic red velvet cake recipe but with a homemade Cherry Vanilla Bean Buttercream frosting.  I was going to do a basic buttercream recipe because this…