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Celebrate Cake Decorating Day With These 20 Beautiful Confections

Celebrate Cake Decorating Day With These 20 Beautiful Confections

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googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display('VN_PG_DTBT_ATF'); }); True story: my mom is a cake decorator. This means that I had amazing birthday sweets growing up, and I got to watch her work on fantastic creations for weddings and other special occasions. Unfortunately, I didn't get the artistic gene, so I was relegated to "helping" by eating icing and watching "The Next Great Baker." I've always been in awe of the talent that goes into cake creations, so in honor of National Cake Decorating Day, here are 20 of the most stunning cakes I've ever seen. 1. Birch trees and autumn leaves are just dazzling for this time of year. Melissa D / MyCakeSchool.com googletag.cmd.push(function()...
Happy Chocolate Cake Day! Here’s How To Celebrate The RIGHT Way.

Happy Chocolate Cake Day! Here’s How To Celebrate The RIGHT Way.

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Chocolate cake...am I right? Sorry, I got distracted by that. Today is National Chocolate Cake Day! It's officially my favorite holiday I never knew about before...well, today. And since I know that many other people feel the same way (I'm ignoring all you vanilla fans for a second), I dug up the best, most delicious, most sinful chocolate cake recipes around. You can thank me by inviting me over to sample them when you get to baking. 1. Let's start off relatively easy with what's touted as the best chocolate cake...ever. Add a Pinch 2. Now that that's outta the way, it's time for some black magic. Diethood 3. If this is what people are calling "rustic" these days, I'm moving to the ...
20 Clever Baking Tips That Will Make Your Sweet Tooth So, So Happy

20 Clever Baking Tips That Will Make Your Sweet Tooth So, So Happy

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Whoever said that breakfast is the most important meal of the day clearly hasn't had dessert in a while. I don't know about you, but right after I eat something savory, I need to satisfy my sweet tooth. If that means eating a chocolate bar right after stuffing my face with pizza, so be it. But as much as I love sweets, I should probably just come to terms with the fact that I'll always be better at eating them than I am at making them.Or will I? If you're like me and you could benefit from a healthy dose of confectionary know-how, adding these 20 tricks to your arsenal could give you a new lease on sweet, sugary life. 1. Add instant pudding mix to cake batter to up the decadence factor. ...
These Pictures Of Ordinary Foods Might Seem Boring, But Take A Closer Look

These Pictures Of Ordinary Foods Might Seem Boring, But Take A Closer Look

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If you're anything like me and you binge watch the Food Network like it's your job, then you've probably seen your fair share of elaborate cakes. There are plenty of bakers out there who take pride in transforming everyone's favorite treats into towering works of art, and a culinary creator by the name of Debbie Goard takes cake decorating to a whole new level.Her creations channel everything from classic movies to savory dishes. Check them out! 1. Wingardium Leviosa! 2. Even Snoopy needs a caffeine fix every now and then. 3. There's nothing bad about this mashup. Nothing. 4. I don't know about you, but I want to travel the world in search of more cakes. 5. This doesn't really make me feel warm and fuzzy. 6. Minions are inescapable. 7. Cake is a girl's best friend....