How to Frost the Perfect Cupcake

I made another video! This time I’m showing you a step by step tutorial on how to frost cupcakes perfectly, every time. Check it out for all the sprinkle-filled details! You will need: Baked and completely cooled cupcakes The buttercream frosting from my previous post.  A piping bag A large open star piping tip (Wilton […]

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Simple Butterceam Frosting

This recipe is a classic. Little black dress, PB&J, Gone with the Wind kind of classic. In fact, I’m shocked I haven’t posted it on it’s own before!  This is the simplest buttercream frosting to make, and a go-to for when you want to frost a cake or cupcakes quickly. It’s so much better, and […]

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How I Made a Free Digital Health and Fitness Planner!

Happy 2015 Everyone! I wanted to try something a little different today, and I actually recorded a YouTube video to show you how I made a digital planner to help me keep track of my health and wellness goals for 2015! Hopefully some of these tips will come in handy when you’re making your New […]

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DIY Knit Bow for Pets

Hi everyone! After many months of not blogging cakes and cupcakes, I’ve decided to expand the contents of my little blog to include other lifestyle categories like crafting, sewing, home decor, beauty etc… I hope you enjoy these posts in other categories, but don’t worry, I’m not abandoning cakes entirely!  For my first crafty post, […]

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Pastel Ombre Peep Cake

I know it’s a little bit early for Easter, but I made this cake last weekend for a potluck where the theme was “birds”. I’d seen a tutorial for making a beautiful swirled ombre cake from Sweetapolita, and have been dying to give it a try. I started with a pallet of pink, yellow, and […]

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Valentine Rice Krispy Pops

Happy Valentine’s Day! Here is a super easy (no bake!) treat perfect for this heart-shaped-holiday. These are just Rice Krispy treats dipped in pink chocolate and adorned with sprinkles. Change up the chocolate color, or even use (gasp) store bought rice treats, I won’t tell 🙂 What you need is pretty obvious, but here ya […]

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Valentine Pink Lemonade Bars

Valentine’s Day and I didn’t always get along so well. Right now my apartment is sporting pink and red hearts in every room, but back in highschool I was totally that girl wearing black on Valentine’s Day (very original I know…) Being engaged certainly has helped my outlook on this most romantic of holidays, but […]

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Halloween Swirl Brownies

I don’t know about you, but nothing screams Halloween like plastic pumpkins and sugar highs.   These are fairly simple brownies that are all dressed up for Halloween.  They are super simple. Here’s the secret ingredient: It’s ok, I promise! Brownie mix is pretty awesome, and everyone will love them. Here’s how you liven them […]

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Sky High Red Velvet Rosette Birthday Cake

I made this cake for my sweet friend’s birthday party. She had a big birthday bash at her house, so I knew I would need to bring a big cake! This beauty is 4 layers of rich red velvet cake, filled with cream cheese frosting and frosted in swirls of pink swiss meringue buttercream.  All […]

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I love Brunch. Triple Berry Coffee Cake, Parfait, and Cold Brewed Iced Coffee

Brunch is the perfect meal. It is synonymous with lazy Sunday mornings, sweet treats, and champagne before noon, all of which I strongly approve of.  This last Sunday, one of my favorite people came over to our house for brunch where we feasted on: triple berry coffee cake, strawberry/mango parfait,  mimosa, and cold brewed iced coffee. […]

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