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Elegant Cakes – 2014 – September - Page 2
Life Should Be Cake

Monthly archives for September, 2014

$350 Cash Birthday Giveaway!!

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Crispy Potato Latkes

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Crispy potato pancakes weren’t something that I grew up eating, but once I found them in adulthood, I couldn’t get enough. My grandma used to make a similar potato pancake, but out of mashed potatoes instead. They were good, but there’s something totally blissful about being able to eat the equivalent of hash browns for dinn [...]

Caramel Bourbon Brownie Milkshakes an...

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Bakers Celebrate National Punctuation...

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And now… Punctuation Tips From Professional Bakers…   1) Always put punctuation at the end of a sentence. Unless you forget or think it looks better this way. I like it.   2) Quotation marks are perfect for emphasizing you don’t understand quotation marks. “Good” job!   3) They can also help [...]

Titled White Wedding Cake

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An all-white wedding cake can be stunning and elegant and just downright beautiful when done properly. Take this cake – the tilted white wedding cake. Each tier is playfully tilted in a Mad-Hatter-Alice-in-Wonderland manner which makes this cake whimsical and elegant. The stark white icing is accented on each tier with dates significant [...]

Soft Pumpkin Spice Cookies

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LorAnn Oils and Flavors sent me free product in hopes that I might write about them. Any and all opinions expressed are 100% my own.Full of pumpkin and spice, these Soft Pumpkin Spice Cookies are perfect for Fall baking and sharing! Easy to make! #‎lorannobc14 #pumpkin

Candy Dipped Pretzel Rods

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These Candy Dipped Pretzel Rods are perfect for parties or for an easy no-bake treat! You can easily adjust the colors and sprinkles to fit any holiday or celebration! #pretzels #easyrecipes *The backdrop used in these photos is courtesy of Ink and Elm.*

Morning Buns

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Morning buns are one of the most fabulous bakery pastries you’ll ever find. If you’ve never had them, they’re part cinnamon roll, part croissant, and have just a hint of citrus, which makes them totally and utterly irresistible. I could eat these every single morning for the rest of my life. I may have also eaten these in th [...]

Apple Cider Caramel Bars with Smoked ...

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Autumn's Equal Knocks

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Ahh, fall. The time of year that puts a little nip in the air – not to mention our bakeries! WHAT.   Fall just officially started yesterday, but bakers are already WAY ahead of us: You can almost smell it, am I right? The Autumn air, I mean.   Oh! And look! A poopkin! Ahh, how I’ve missed those.   Plus this [...]

Apple Crisp (vegan, grain-free, glute...

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This totally maple syrup sweetened apple crisp is vegan, grain-free, and dairy-free! The book manuscript is due in a week and I’m pretty much done, meaning I’m back to baking for the blog! I’ve made a ton of crisps, crumbles and other fruit desserts for the book but my selection on the blog is pretty sad. I thought a grain [...]

DIY: Homemade Velveeta Cheese

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When it comes to making things from scratch in the kitchen, I tend to tow a line that falls somewhere between making everything from scratch and picking up the occasional packaged/processed food for a special recipe. Since I don’t make it a habit, I don’t have much of an issue using those types of things on rare instances. Take Ve [...]

Pumpkin Bars with Nutella Buttercream...

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These Pumpkin Bars with Nutella Buttercream Frosting combine 2 of my favorite ingredients! This is a must make recipe! #pumpkin #Nutella #fallbaking

Symbol Crash!

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We’ve learned by now to never ask a wreckerator to actually draw anything, but surely they can handle a simple paw print like this, right? [insert loud, raucous laughter here]   Ahem. [...] Oh, sorry. I was trying to… [putting on sunglasses]… PAWS FOR EFFECT.   Granted, this Army 1st Sergeant insignia is little [...]

Wedding Cake with Roses

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There are so many colors and varieties of roses which means you can use them year-round no matter the season. If you’re planning a fall wedding you can think about using deep hued roses like Black Magic roses or even some lighter reds and orange colored roses like the ones used on this cake. I love this cake not only for the roses used [...]

Salted Caramel Apple Cake

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This cake. Oh. My. Gosh. I have had the page doggy-eared in Baked Explorations ever since I bought the book, which was something like four or five years ago. One of the downfalls of having a huge stash of cookbooks is that a lot of really great recipes can fall between the cracks. This was one of those unfortunate incidents, and am I ever gla [...]

Itty-Bitty Brownie Bites

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I made some more minis this weekend. I’m talking tiny, one-bite brownies dipped and decorated with chocolate to look like little cupcakes. They are so cute … I can’t stand it. And even better… they are a breeze to make using a brownie mix… … and some of the products in my new line with Make’n Mold. (candy wafers, cups mold and pastry bags) [...]

Sunday Sweets: Fraggles and Dragons a...

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Whether you’re a kid or just feel like one, nothing beats seeing one of your favorite characters in cake, am I right? And if you’ve already seen Guardians of the Galaxy, I bet this is one of your new favorites: HE IS GROOT! And just look at all that fabulous detail & airbrushing! There’s been so much Groot love online, [...]

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