Along with the dairy- and gluten-free chocolate cake that I made a few weeks ago, I also made a red velvet cake. This cake didn’t come with the same allergy restrictions, since there was already an allergy-friendly option available at the party. I have never made a red velvet cake before, so this was a… Read More Red Velvet and Cream Cheese Frosting
Two years ago, when I started Sprinkle & Dot, I made this Chocolate Drip Cake for Easter: It was my first attempt at a drip cake, and though it was pretty impressive to me at the time, you can see that a few things need work. First of all, I used plain chocolate for my… Read More Easter Drip cake
This week, I made a cake for a surprise 50th birthday party. This was an interesting baking project because it was more restricted than usual in terms of allergens and allowed foods than usual (I have baked for this person before, but this time they had one or two additional concerns to work around). I… Read More Gluten-Free, Dairy-Free Chocolate Mirror Glazed Cake
Are you a fan of all things pink and glittery? If not, read no further. This post is definitely not going to be your cup of tea. I was asked to make some cupcakes and a small cake for a baby shower. The instructions were simple: make it as pink and glittery as possible. I… Read More Pretty in Pink
It’s been a bit of a quiet week on the baking front, so I just have a short post today. I thought it would be fun to go back and talk about a cake and cookies that I made a few weeks ago. I’ve put an asterisk on the dairy-free part of this post, because… Read More Gluten-Free, Dairy-Free*, and Sugar-Free
Hello everyone! I hope you all had an amazing holiday. Unfortunately, I was sick (for Christmas and New Years), so I’m not sure mine was quite as amazing as it could have been, but it was still great to spend lots of time with family. I got a few exciting baking-related presents this year; some… Read More Christmas Wreath Cake
I’ll be covering two different Thanksgiving projects today! One of these projects was a cake and cupcake order, and the second was a batch of sugar cookies made just for fun (because I love decorating cookies, and I love seeing how my skills improve every time). For the first of these projects, I made a… Read More Thanksgiving Treats!