Category: Cakes

Desserts You Can Make in 60 Minutes or Less (Infographic)

You know we love dessert. But slaving away in a kitchen for hours … not so much. Especially when we could be outside, in the sun, spending time with our friends and family. So we decided to have our chocolate […] Read more…

Baking and Decorating > FREE How-To Booklets From Craftsy!

This post contains affiliate links. Have you thought about learning something new?  Have a hobby that you’d like to take to the next level? Craftsy is with you! Did you know that on the Crafty website, you can download many […] Read more…

Homemade Vanilla Extract

Homemade Vanilla Extract

While I am perfectly aware that it’s only July, I also know that I’d like to give my friends Homemade Vanilla Extract for Christmas this year.  It doesn’t necessarily take six months to make, but the longer is sits, the […] Read more…

Easy 2-Ingredient Pumpkin Cake with Apple Cider Glaze #PumpkinFest

2 ingredient pumpkin cake

Pumpkin-palooza is on! I don’t know who originally came up with this idea, but they’re brilliant!  It’s fast, easy and amazingly moist and delicious.  I always have to be sure I’m not the only one here when I make it […] Read more…

Carrot Cake with Skinny Cream Cheese Frosting

Pretty sure it doesn’t get much yummier than this! Many thanks to the beautiful Azu over at Sweet Cannela for the guest post!   Carrot cake is one of my favorite cakes. It has to have pecan halves and cinnamon, […] Read more…

Best Coconut Pound Cake Recipe (with Bonus Lessons)

The Best Coconut Pound Cake

My sister and brother went to college at LSU, pretty much like everyone in our family has for generations.  What was cool was they went to LSU with Shaquille O’Neal. In fact, he dated one of my sister’s roommates and […] Read more…

The Future of the Cupcake Business and 16 Cool Cupcake Recipes to Try

We had to send cupcakes to a Fall Festival this past weekend and DD wanted to do something “creative and memorable.”  No biggie, right?  I thought maybe a marzipan acorn on top, or a caramel filling of some sort. I […] Read more…

9 Substitutes for Healthier Baking

Healthier Baking

I’m always trying to find ways to cut back on sugar and fat when I bake.  Not only will it be better for me, but for my free-range diabetic DH.  I can’t keep an eye on him all the time, […] Read more…

Hummingbird Cake

hummingbird cake
« Previous Page