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Valentines Day Tree of Hearts

Behind the cake - Valentines Day Cake Tree of hearts

How to make a Valentines Day Tree of Hearts About two years ago, talking with my sister about home decor and diy’s she mentioned she had found a very creative lady over on youtube who shared techniques on how to paint with acrylics. The shared techniques were easy to follow, so easy that I would be able to recreate one…

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How to make a Cream Tart / Pate Sucree

Behind the cake - Cream tart Lemon cream cheese tart recipe.

Cream Tart As I am scrolling down my news feed a beautiful image caught my attention. It is kind of a cake with lots of colorful fruits and flowers and the shape – not a typical round cake shape but a number. So I stopped to look, trying to figure out what it was.As I look closer I noticed it…

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Easy Cream Cheese frosting

Behind the cake - Cream tart Lemon cream cheese tart recipe.

Print Easy Cream Cheese frosting Rich, sweet and tangy cream cheese frosting to use on carrot cake or any other dessert that calls for cream cheese frosting. Course Dessert Cuisine American Keyword Cream Cheese Frosting Prep Time 10 minutes Total Time 10 minutes Servings 5 Cups Calories 3750 kcal Ingredients 1/2 Cup unsalted butter 1/2 Cup Cream Cheese full fat…

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White Chocolate Peppermint Cookies

behind the cake - white chocolate peppermint cookies with candy cane pieces.

How to make White Chocolate Peppermint Cookies “I will put up the Christmas tree on Sunday after Thanksgiving.”  That was my thinking back in November,  but apparently my thinking is not connected to my hands and my will. That Sunday came and went, and then the following and the following and the tree still was well kept in its box…..in…

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How to make a fondant penguin for Christmas

Behind the cake - Pink fondant penguin figurine cake topper

How to make a fondant penguin for Christmas During Christmas season you find the most beautiful things everywhere you go, I can spend hours pinning on Pinterest. So many cute ideas to try, and at the end of the season I make none pretty much, lol. Please don’t judge me, Pinterest is like an entire whole world of its own.…

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How to make a reindeer cake for Christmas

How to make a reindeer cake for Christmas It is almost a year since I started a new adventure in my life, y’know just to keep it interesting. It was mid November and most caker suffer from a rare condition and I “suffer” from it too, this “condition” is to create videos about how to decorate cakes. And I had…

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Best-Ever Carrot cake recipe with Cream Cheese Frosting

Behind the Cake ~ Pastel de zanahoria con piña

Best-Ever Carrot cake recipe with Cream Cheese Frosting I bet you have known carrot cake pretty much since you were born. And that is because it has been around for centuries now, there is even a carrot cake recipe dating November 25, 1783. This carrot cake was served to George Washington according to  Molly O’Neill on her book New York Cookbook (1992). I grew…

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How to make a Cranberry Apple Cake / Recipe

Behind the cake- Cranberry apple cake recipe frosted with brown sugar spice Swiss meringue with dripping caramel

Not into pumpkin? Let’s make Cranberry Apple cake then! I do like pumpkin, but since people start using it to cook and prepare deserts with it right around the end of September, by the time it is Thanksgiving day I am not thrilled to have food or dessert which the ingredient is pumpkin. Does this happen to you too? And the…

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How to make a Dia de los Muertos Cake

Behind the cake-Cake covered in black fondant with a sugar skull face painted in watercolors with sugar flowers

So making a Dia de los Muertos cake sounds a fun way to contribute to this celebration…even though there is a recipe for Pan de Muerto  which tastes like oranges. A simple decorated cake sounds more appealing to me. What I remember about the Dia de los Muertos. It is mid October, I would walk down on one of the…

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