Swiss Meringue Buttercream

This entire post is dedicated to my favorite buttercream of all time, the Swiss Meringue. This is my favorite not only because it looks the silkiest and smoothest out of all the buttercream versions, but because it isn't as sweet the others. The base of this buttercream starts with egg whites. Lots and lots of [...]

Vanilla Ombre Cake

I love Pinterest. Can I get a holla, amen, ditto, right back at ya from anyone? I'm constantly on Pinterest to get new ideas, recipes, and inspiration! Well, here at college I am gearing up towards my finals week. What that means are papers, exams, presentations, and something I can make so I can procrastinate. [...]

Tayberry Chocolate Cake with Fresh Cut Roses

The second part of the weekend resided in celebrating my roommates birthday. Since her birthday was on a weekday we celebrated on Sunday. We went to Newport and rented bikes to cruise down the coast in a gorgeous 84 degree weather. The sun was shining but the coastal wind was blowing gentle enough for it [...]

Red Velvet Ombre Rose Cake

Better late than never! I made this cake a couple weeks ago for my friends bridal shower! I just never had the chance to really go through my photos until now! The bridal shower was a Hello Kitty theme because the bride loves hello kitty! And so I had an idea to make her a pink velvet [...]