We're hungry girls at Here Comes The Guide and one of our very favorite treats is wedding cake! There are so many choices and decisions to make—bridal shower cakes, groom's cakes, cupcakes, wedding cake toppers—it can get overwhelming. 

But we're here to help with unique ideas and down-to-earth advice. See fabulous real wedding cakes and check out our wedding cake and cupcake faves on Pinterest.



27 Ridiculously Fun Wedding Ideas

27 Ridiculously Fun Wedding IdeasThe main point of any wedding is for you and your partner to get married, right? But beyond that, it may also be the biggest party you'll ever throw! And when we think of the word “party,” we think FUN.


Rehearsal Dinner Etiquette

Marine Room, La JollaTraditional rehearsal dinner etiquette dictates that the groom’s parents foot the bill because it’s the way for the groom’s mother to show that she knows how to entertain, too. But as more and more couples choose to pay for their own wedding or share the expenses between both families, the bottom line is you get to decide who shoulders the awesome pre-wedding party responsibility. 


Wedding Cake Glossary

Wedding Cake GlossaryA glossary of common wedding cake terms. So you can finally settle the age-old "buttercream vs. fondant" conundrum for yourself.


Questions to Ask a Cake Designer

Questions to Ask About Your Wedding CakeNext to your dress, the cake is probably a wedding’s most important icon. And whether you want a traditional multi-tiered confection, a miniature Statue of Liberty (hey, that’s where he proposed!) or a cupcake tower, your wedding cake should reflect your personality. Be sure to use the following questions as a guide when evaluating a potential wedding cake designer.


Icing On The Cake: One Writer's Perspective On A Classic Cake Conundrum

Icing On The Cake: One Writer's Perspective On A Classic Cake ConundrumWhen it comes to wedding cakes, is it better to look good than to taste good? Don't think, just answer. Your response will give you a clue as to where you weigh in on the Great "Fondant versus Buttercream" Controversy, or, as I like to call it, "the Famous Frosting Smackdown."