I Got 99 Problems, But a Cake Aint One: 17 Cakes That Will Make Your Monday


Vanilla bean cake

I’ve been doing my best to make healthier choices behind the scenes this year, but sometimes, a girl just needs a little sugar in her life. You know what I mean?

So, today is devoted to one of my favorite food groups: cake! Why? Well, I’m not sure I have an actual answer to that. But do you really need a reason to celebrate the Rolls-Royce of desserts? I didn’t think so. 🙂

Whether you’re in it for the icing, the recipes, or the cool DIY cake decorating, there is a little something for everyone in this roundup. So let’s get to it.

Here are 17 cakes to try to make getting through your Monday a little bit better…

1. (above) Vanilla bean cake from Fork to Belly

Edible flowers cake

2. Edible flowers cake from Designlovefest

Too legit to quit!

3. Slang cake from Sugar & Cloth

Momofuku birthday cake

4. Momofuku birthday cake from Liv for Cake

Eat More Cake

5. Recycled calendar cake topper message DIY

Best places for cake in LA

6. Best cakes in LA from Studio DIY

YUM Cake Topper

7. DIY message cake topper idea

Amazing sugar flower cake

8. DIY sugar flower cake from Sugar & Cloth

Orange chocolate cake

9. Orange chocolate cake from Migalha Doce


Salted caramel sauce on top of blood orange cake

10. Salted caramel sauce for cakes

Mini naked cake

11. Layered mini naked cake

Watercolor cake

12. DIY abstract watercolor cake from Sugar & Cloth

Cereal bowl cake!

13. DIY cereal bowl cake from Studio DIY

Pineapple flowers on top of a sprinkle cake

14. Pineapple flower cake toppers sprinkle cake

Buttermilk cake with blood orange frosting

15. Buttermilk cake with blood orange frosting from The Vanilla Bean Blog

Semi homemade strawberries and cream cake

16. Semi homemade strawberries and cream cake

Fresh blueberry whipped cream angel food cake

17. Fresh blueberry whipped cream angel food cake

What’s your favorite dessert? Are you a cake fan? Or are you more of a donut, cookie, ice cream kind of lady?

14 comments | Click here to reply

I am all about the cake you used as the main pic for this post!!! Momofuko’s cake is pretty tasty too 🙂

Jess | CityComfortsDC recently posted..Man Space: Part 1

Jess | CityComfortsDC | February 29th, 2016 at 10:48 am

Yeah, that first one is pretty incredible, Jess. And Momofuko’s.

Brittni | February 29th, 2016 at 10:50 am

I just ate breakfast but now I’m hungry again! That orange chocolate cake…thanks for sharing! I’ve saved a few of these 🙂

Pippa Vague | February 29th, 2016 at 11:53 am

Haha. Sorry about that Pippa. 🙂

Brittni | February 29th, 2016 at 12:00 pm

The Momofuko cake is incredible, thanks for sharing! xx
Kailani Lynn recently posted..From Brown to Blonde at Home || Bleaching Your Hair for Beginners

Kailani Lynn | February 29th, 2016 at 1:08 pm

Definitely agree that that one looks delicious, Kailani Lynn.

Brittni | February 29th, 2016 at 2:06 pm

I cannot decide, they all look so terribly delicious. I really like the design of the sugar flower cake, and the pineapple cake toppers are so beautiful! And I bet the orange chocolate cake is super delicious!
Michelle recently posted..DIYs I Liked This Week

Michelle | February 29th, 2016 at 2:53 pm

The sugar flower cake is pretty incredible, isn’t it Michelle? Love that one!

Brittni | February 29th, 2016 at 4:00 pm

Oh my, they definitively made my Monday!! They look amazing and so tasty. Now I just need someone to make some for me. 🙂

March and May
March and May recently posted..Fringe Bag Oversized Hat

March and May | February 29th, 2016 at 6:53 pm

Yay! So glad March and May. 🙂

Brittni | March 1st, 2016 at 12:04 am

Thanks so much for the link love among so many other fabulous cakes!!! xx

Courtney | Fork to Belly | March 1st, 2016 at 2:29 am

mmmmmmmmmm yummy!!!!!! Yes please 😉
Hayley recently posted..Homemade Changing Station

Hayley | March 1st, 2016 at 11:54 am

Thanks for including me, B! xoxox

Ashley | Sugar & Cloth | March 1st, 2016 at 5:24 pm

These all look so yummy I am going to have to give some a try for sure thanks for sharing x x
Lisa lambert recently posted..ALDI Specialbuys – Caravanning and Camping 17th March

Lisa lambert | March 5th, 2016 at 4:14 pm
Leave a reply

CommentLuv badge