Celebrate Abraham Lincoln's Birthday with a Tennessee Cake

Whether you’re celebrating Abe’s birthday Wednesday, Feb. 12, the day his mama bore him, or lumping him in with George on President’s Day, have I got a cake for you. If you’re looking for a fascinating source of culinary history and recipes that approximates what Abe Lincoln himself enjoyed, you should check out the recently […]

Magnolia Bakery’s Peppermint Icebox Cake

This is one time you’ll really want to eat a cold dessert in the winter. Magnolia Bakery shared this recipe for the ultimate holiday cake that’s guaranteed to be a hit at every shindig this season. It’s the perfect dessert for a party or baking day when you’re looking to stay indoors. It might look tricky, […]

Cake Pops Recipe

We saw Marcy’s cake pops on Facebook (where else) and thought they were the cutest desserts ever. Serve these at a birthday party or shower. But also for a tailgate! Dip them in white chocolate in your team colors and you’ve got dessert covered. See below for flavor combination ideas from the Make It Better […]

4 Wedding Cake Trends for 2011

A wedding isn’t complete without the perfect cake, but the stylish bride wants a cake just as trendsetting as she is! We asked Chicago and suburban bakeries to chime in on the latest wedding cake trends for this year: Back to butter cream Naomi Levine of Chicago’s Tipsycake notices there’s been resurgence in butter cream. […]