Yellow Cake

A yellow cake recipe is a must-have in any baker's kitchen. A homemade yellow cake can be transformed into a stunning dessert recipe with the addition of sweet frosting and decorative flourishes or kept as a simple dessert idea for weeknights when you don't need anything fancy.

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Honeycomb Cake

Sweet! No one will guess this impressive Honeycomb Cake started with a boxed mix.
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Butterscotch Apple Bars

This fall, switch up your usual caramel and apple combo with butterscotch instead! This quick and easy recipe will convince you: it's delicious, chewy, decadent, and full of flavor.
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11 Fun Ideas for Decorating a Cake with Candy

Make a birthday cake or other special day cake oh-so-adorable with candies! Cookbook author and stylist Libbie Summers shares 11 super-simple ways that cinnamon candies, jelly beans, malt balls, and other sweet favorites can make you look like a professional cake decorator in minutes.
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DIY Cake Toppers to Make Your Cake Prettier

Jazz up your next special occasion cake with one of these fun, DIY cake toppers. From mini shimmery balloons to sparkly shapes, these cake toppers are sure to add to the joyous celebration!
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Beehive Cupcake Cake

Happy Bee Day! This sweet-as-honey idea uses a baker's dozen cupcakes to create a bright yellow beehive cake with chocolate bee toppers.
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Yellow Cake with Salted Chocolate Ganache

Buttermilk-infused batter and a rich salted chocolate frosting makes this classic yellow cake far from ordinary.
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More Yellow Cake

Lavender-Honey Cupcakes

Fancy pastry work -- such as these candy-coating monograms -- looks far more difficult to make than they actually are. You don't even need a pastry bag. Just snip the edge from one corner of a resealable plastic bag to do your piping. And you can make homemade cupcakes if you like, but if short on time, bakery cakes will do just fine.
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Pina Colada Cakes

Filled with pineapple preserves and topped with coconut frosting, these petite pina colada cakes from scratch taste like a tropical drink.
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Santa Cake

Give a nod to Saint Nick with this berry-laden yellow cake. Strawberries form a hat, eyes, and nose, while candies and piped icing form other features.