Topic: Cake Adventures

*Dreamin’ of a White Christmas *

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It looks like we’re not having any snow for Christmas in Boston this year.  Good thing we got some fabulous, wintery, snow-filled Christmas cake orders in to fill that void.  Enjoy a few of the cakes we made this weekend and Merry Christmas from the entire crew at Amanda Oakleaf Cakes! Gumpaste snowflakes with edible… Read more »

Life Size Storm Trooper Cake….wait what?!

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Yes, we are making a life size storm trooper cake.  It will be on display this time next month at the Arisia Sci-Fi Convention at the Westin Waterfront Hotel in Downtown Boston. More updates and details to come.  We just wanted to announce that we are making a life-size storm trooper out of cake!

Troubleshooting Cake

Before I started my own bakery I used to wonder why everyone didn’t just make good cake.  It’s not like the high quality recipes that we use at our bakery are some big secret.  Sure, we’ve spent years perfecting them, but the basics of making a good cake are readily available to anyone with access… Read more »

Movie Inspired Cakes

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This past week we’ve had an unusually large amount of movie themed cakes with figurines. Here’s the Hulk bursting through the cake and smashing the number 40.   The Terminator   And finally, Starwars with the birthday girl dueling with Yoda.

Sweet Sweet Rivalry

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Since baseball season is in full swing we felt we needed to post about the cakes we’ve done about the two most rivaled teams of the game.  The Boston Red Sox and New York Yankees. First off, for our home team, the Red Sox.  Yes, this cake is bigger than the next because we’re slightly… Read more »

3D Tour of the Bakery!

Take a 3D tour of our storefront online! And here’s the Baking Area! And last but not least, the Decorating Area!

Open Easter Morning

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We’ll be open this Sunday the 24th from 11am – 3pm. We’ll be open with a display full of cupcakes for your Easter celebrations. Be sure to pre-order your cupcakes by Friday if you need more than a dozen : ) Above are our easter bunny cupcakes along with our Peeps inspired cupcakes which have… Read more »

Free cake for our 1st Anniversary

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Free cake celebrates our first year! This Sunday, April 17th, marks our 1 year anniversary in our new shop!! Hurrah!! Thanks to all of our fabulous customers for supporting us and our way awesome crew.  Help us celebrate by stopping by our shop this Sunday for free cake samples all day long.  We’re using this… Read more »

Howcast videos!

Last month we got a call from Howcast.com asking us if we’d do a set of cake decorating videos for their “Expert” series.  The video producer they sent out (Keith McKellar) did an amazing job, and the tutorials look incredible.  So now, in addition to simply seeing the finished products, you can also see the… Read more »