Taste The Rainbow With A Skittles Cake


Your plain ol’ angel and devil food cakes are fine… but they have absolutely no Skittles in them. Cookies, Cupcakes, and Cardio is here to change all of that, with the Skittles Cake.

The rainbow candies are broken down to help create the cake’s colorful innards, with a Skittles-infused buttercream icing. To help make it the most rainbowiest cake to ever rainbow, you could top yours with even more Skittles. Good luck at the dentist.




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Cute Vinyl Figurines Inspired By Our Favorite Snacks


If you’re not familiar with Munnies, they’re basically a blank canvas for folks to create the awesomest vinyl figurines possible. Artist Zard Apuya is one of these creative people, and he likes snacks.

One of Apuya’s Munny series is food-inspired, focusing on junk food and snacks. From a Kit Kat Munny with a wafer-filled head to a Starbucks cup-dude — the figures are as adorable as they are hunger-inducing.

See more below and at Apuya’s store here.









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How To Make Your Own Giant Twix Bar


Twix… The yummy chocolate/caramel/cookie sticks that, although there are two in each pack, are incredibly hard to share with others.

Now, thanks to My Cupcake Addiction, you can make your own Giant Twix with minimal effort. All that’s needed is some milk chocolate, caramel, and shortbread cookies to make a Twix bar the size of your forearm. Sharing, still optional.

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Hard Candy With Fun Designs Inside


When it comes to hard candy design, you’re lucky if you get a spiral or a few errant stripes. La Confiserie CandyLabs in Montreal wants to change all of that, by creating handmade hard candies with fun designs inside.

The process, although rather labor-intensive, is a fluid process and fun to watch. Check it out below while you enjoy your boring spiral candy.


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Valentine’s Candy Hearts Made With Real Heart


It’s almost Valentine’s Day, and you’ll soon need to present heart-shaped items to your significant-other. To help make this Valentine’s Day one to remember, stop messing around, and take the concept of heart-shaped items literally.

This year, Candy Hearts Made With Real Heart will help express your love… and possible mental issues. The cardiac confections are candy and chocolate-covered jerky made from actual cow heart.

And, before you say “ewww” and “gross,” take a moment to think about the $22 box of chocolates you gave your sweetheart last year. Chocolates that were filled with a mystery goo, one that was obviously toothpaste, and a coconut spackle. DIY some real hearts with help here… and good luck, lover.



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