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Cupcake Decorating Tutorial: Realistic Buttercream Roses for Cupcakes

Naturally flavored orange cupcakes and orange frosting from scratch! Recipe on GoodieGodmother.com

One of my favorite designs to pipe onto a cupcake is the frosting rose. It’s beautiful, versatile, and always makes a stunning presentation. Not too long ago, I posted my fresh orange cake and orange curd frosting recipe, and I decorated the cupcakes using frosting roses because this was the exact recipe and design I used for a friend’s daughter’s birthday cake recently and it just felt like the right…

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Doctor Who Wedding Cookies Tutorial

Doctor Who Wedding Cookies Tutorial - The perfect favor or dessert table addition for a Doctor Who wedding, customized with the couple's names in Gallifreyan. Get the tutorial on GoodieGodmother.com

When you want to celebrate a love that will last through all of time and space, why would you have anything but a Doctor Who themed wedding? But if you search Doctor Who wedding ideas on le internets, you find a lot of suggestions for attire, cake (like my TARDIS cake!), bow ties and blue decorations, but not enough of the little unique personal details I so adore in weddings.…

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Cookie Dough Ice Cream Cake

Cookie Dough Ice Cream Cake - Learn how to assemble the perfect ice cream cake at home, and customize it with an edible cookie dough recipe. * GoodieGodmother.com

I told myself I wouldn’t do cliche food blogger things like post cakes on my birthday, but the reality is, summer is coming to a close, and my editorial calendar told me that ice cream cake needed to come before stuffed eggplants (a family recipe!). Butย this is not my birthday cake. In fact, it was out of the house before my birthday, and I’m not actually going to have a…

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Patriotic Funfetti Cake {video}

Save this easy, from scratch, patriotic funfetti cake recipe! Includes video link for two easy cake decorating tutorial videos. *Goodie Godmother*

This recipe is why my corner of suburbia was well fed in cake for a week. I was obsessed with getting that perfect white cake, on my terms, so I could make Funfetti cake. I looooooove funfetti cake. As a kid I thought it was the greatest cake flavor ever because of the sprinkles and I think my dream birthday cake would have been a Funfetti Barbie doll cake at…

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How to Make a Doctor Who Tardis Cake

Learn How to Make a Tardis Cake with this step-by-step tutorial on GoodieGodmother.com

An 11 year old girl inspired this cake. Back when I would bake cakes as a job, I was contacted by a mother who wanted a gluten-free Doctor Who inspired cake for her daughter’s birthday party. Having heard good things about my work and cautiousness with food allergies, she contacted me and booked me to make the cake. I honestly didn’t know what I would be getting into.…

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Fondant Cinderella Shoe Tutorial

Give a girl the right pair of shoes and she can make her dreams come true! While not all of us may have dreams of running away from home to marry Prince Charming, I do believe in the power of a good pair of shoes. As you must have heard by now, the much-anticipated live action Cinderella movie is being released this Friday. I’m sure we will watch the movie…

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Pumpkin Sugar Cookie Dough & a “Frankenstein” Inspired Decorating Tutorial {Video}

So the other day, I was boredย procrastinating, and I decided to google pumpkin sugar cookies. I found dozens upon dozens of pumpkin shaped sugar cookies, and a handful of pumpkin spice cookies with assorted frostings, but not a pumpkin sugar cookie you could cut to hold its shape. I was surprised too. So I decided to fix that, and tweak my own sugar cookie recipe beyond recognition so it couldn’t…

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