The Sugary Shrink Blog


Checkerboard Summer

  Vanilla Checkerboard Cake, Vanilla Buttercream Filling, and tinted Vanilla Buttercream Flowers This is a fun, fun cake to bake and build.  Of course, attention to detail takes on a peculiar meaning with this...


Blonde Buttercream Ruffles

Vanilla Cake with Vanilla Buttercream Ruffles and a Fresh Fruit Hair Bow A quick post to remember the Test Kitchen doesn’t always go as planned and when it doesn’t, it’s time to step back to...


Strawberries & Cream Birthday Cake

Triple-layer Vanilla Bean Cake, Lindt Dark Chocolate Ganache & Fresh Cut Strawberries filling, Strawberry Vanilla Buttercream Ombre Roses, and a garnish of Fresh Strawberries & Sugar Pearls This was a birthday cake for a...