Author Archives: Amy Dawson

Angry Bird Cupcake Toppers

The Angry Bird phase has lasted almost a year in our house. Xander still loves them, and birthday time is upon us! His request; Angry Bird cupcake toppers on lemon cupcakes with lemon filling and buttercream frosting. Want to make … Continue reading

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Lions, Monkeys, and Alligators, Oh My!

Cupcakes with a mini cake for the birthday child are a fun way to celebrate a birthday. They are even better when they are topped with some great sculpted animals! Sophia is an alligator girl, and also wanted some lions … Continue reading

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Cars Cake

The movie Cars and Cars 2 is very popular with young boys. I’ve made several Lightning McQueen cakes over the years, so I was really excited when Jonathan’s mom wanted a more general Cars cake. It gave me the the … Continue reading

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Sweet 16 Cake

Sweet 16 birthday parties are always so much fun to bake for. One of my baking highlights this Spring was the opportunity to bake a tiered cake for Autumn. The cake was inspired by 3 other cake designs that Autumn’s … Continue reading

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Woodland-Themed Cupcakes

A first birthday is such a special milestone. For this little lady, woodland-themed cupcakes were in order. I admit that when her Mom asked for this theme, I didn’t have a solid image in my head. I turned to Google … Continue reading

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