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Rainbow Heart Cake

Friday, August 19, 2011
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“I don’t worry Whenever skies are gray above  Got a pocketful of rainbows Got a heart full of love“ -Elvis Presley, “Pocketful of Rainbows” I made a cake the other day. It’s a colorful cake. It’s colorful on the outside, and it’s colorful on the inside. You’ll see. Have you guys ever visited Amanda over […]...

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How to Make a Vertical Layer Cake

Thursday, February 24, 2011
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My sister is visiting me this week. You know, the one who coerced me into making a birthday cake this year. Yep. That one. She got here Tuesday night. It’s so nice to have visitors and even better when the visitor is your big sis! We’re running around like crazy little girls again, and I […]...

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Cute Owl Birthday Cake

Monday, February 21, 2011
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My birthday was this past Saturday. I love birthdays. I love anyone’s birthday, but I’m not gonna lie…I love mine the most! Who doesn’t love their own birthday best?! I had planned to have a very laid back birthday this year, i.e. no cake. I thought a few simple, but delicious cupcakes would suit me […]...

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Happy Valentine Chocolate Covered Strawberry Cake

Monday, February 14, 2011
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In all honesty, we’re not big Valentine’s Day celebrators in our house. We’re a pretty close family, so Valentine’s Day is more of a chance to eat special sweets and get crafty than it is anything else. We never spend money for Valentine’s Day…only handmade cards allowed. It’s been a tradition for several years now, […]...

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Happy 1st Birthday, Bakingdom! And a Gift for You! [Updated]

Tuesday, January 25, 2011
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**The giveaway has ended and a winner was chosen! Congratulations, Andrea!** I can’t believe that today is Bakingdom’s first birthday! This has been one crazy fast year! I never thought, last January, that my decision to share my hobby with others would have grown so much! Of course, you know I had to celebrate with […]...

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Whimsical Eggnog Christmas Cake

Wednesday, December 15, 2010
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Once again, I present a recipe that is actually rooted in a food dislike of mine: eggnog. I have never liked eggnog. Unfortunately, the hubster loves it. It’s unfortunate because I have a bad habit of not buying what I don’t like…so he misses out. Our boy loves it too. He says it’s his favorite […]...

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Sweet Maple Nut Cake

Friday, November 12, 2010
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When we lived in Vermont, I had real maple syrup for the very first time. Well, that’s not entirely true… I’d had it before but it had been low quality and I was convinced I didn’t like it. Then we moved to The Maple Syrup Capital of the World: Vermont. The whole maple sugar process […]...

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A Fun, Festive Halloween Chocolate Orange Layer Cake

Wednesday, October 6, 2010
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I had a certain post in mind today. Something new that I’d like to see on here as a regular monthly post, but, as it often does, life got in the way and I needed to do something else for today. That’s why… …yesterday, I decided to make a cake. I knew right away what […]...

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