Dream Catcher Lollipops
I've had the idea for these Dream Catcher Lollipops since last December. That was when I started having a recurring dream about a giant praying mantis. In the dream I wear a fuzzy sweater and no matter how much I try to shoo the bug away, it clings to my sweater. I do not like this dream. After a
State Fair Sampler Cake
Last week I went to the Tennessee State Fair. It always brings genuine childlike joy to my soul. I love to get my face painted and gawk the giant prize-winning pumpkin. And the food! I must have tried one of everything. It inspired me to create this layer cake, which is an homage to many of my ...
Fairy Bread Cookies for The Etsy Blog!
Once upon a time buttered white bread topped with rainbow sprinkles sounded like an odd food combination to me, but its magical name drew me in. Fairy Bread . I first tasted this Aussie treat years ago, and since then I've become its biggest fan (along with its Dutch cousin, Hagelslag .) You can
Eight Ways to DIY Naked Cakes for Food Network
I want to share something fun with you today - a 'Naked Cakes' gallery ! This un-frosted cake trend gained popularity in 2013 and has hit its stride in the following years. It's all about the beauty of simplicity; uncovered cakes showing off their delicious fillings. The main decorative component
My Favorite Pumpkin Bread
Here's a great little baking project that won't take up much of your weekend! This no-frills spiced pumpkin bread is tops in my book. It's sweet, tender and speckled with walnuts throughout. The recipe makes two big loaves, which means you can share the love by giving one away to your neighbor. I
Layered Apple Harvest Cake
September marks the beginning of apple season and as a baker that makes me so happy ! I have a surplus of apples on hand so you can expect lots of Granny Smith and Honeycrisp confections this month. I'm kicking things off with a recipe that is old fashioned in the best way possible. It's a cake ...
Pimento Cheese Quick Bread
Today's post introduces a whole new category in Sprinkle Bakes' recipe index - Savory Bakes ! Now, I don't want anyone worrying that I've fallen off the sugar wagon - quite the opposite! My main focus is still very much on all things sweet, but ever since I posted my trusty unsweet southern ...
Mango Raspberry Lassi Ice Pops
Just when I think summer is winding down we'll have consecutive 90 degree days with 100% humidity. This month's dualities are making crazy! I've been dreaming of fall baking (especially spiced apple fritters ) but ice pops are still totally necessary! Continued, click to read more...
Monster Cookie Double Doozies
It's mid-August, and at this time each year I get confused as a baker. It's still summer but fall baking is foremost on my mind. I find that if I light my citrus kitchen candle and do an upward salute , then my heart will point me to the right recipe. Monster cookies! Gosh, how many times have I ...
Sour Cream Pumpkin Muffins with Coffee Glaze
Hello, pumpkin! Are you still reading? Yes? I was afraid the sight of a pumpkin treat so early in the year might've made you close your browser. I hope not because these are totally delicious and my current favorite breakfast. I keep canned pumpkin in my pantry all year long because the puggy-pies