Fresh Fruit Birthday Cake

It was my neighbor Micah’s birthday the other day and he is off sugar so I decided to give one of these all fresh fruit cakes a go and it was pretty fun and not too difficult. Here’s a look at the top and a look at the side 1 watermelon 1 lemon, cut into … Continue reading

Naked Sprinkle Birthday Cake

I’ve been wanting to try a sprinkle cake so this was my first attempt and I learned a few things for the next one.  This was for my friend Wendy’s birthday. Here are a few things I learned: #1  Use darker sprinkles on the top so that the heart shows up better #2  Use bigger … Continue reading

Graham Streusel Coffee Cake

My father in law came for a visit so we invited all the grandkids who are living near us to come over for dinner.  I made this for dessert and it was a hit and so easy to make. streusel 1 1/2 cups graham cracker crumbs 3/4 cup brown sugar 3/4 cup chopped pecans 1 … Continue reading

Chocolate Chip Cake

My cute neighbors across the street had a baby boy so I got to take dinner to them last night.  I made them this chocolate chip cake for dessert so I didn’t get to try it and report on how it tastes but it looked and smelled delicious. cake 2 cups flour 1 1/2 sugar … Continue reading

Damn Good Chocolate Bundt Cake

First off I want to say that I did not name this cake and second the title is totally true!  It was the hub’s birthday yesterday and he requested a really good chocolate cake and this delivered! cake 1 box chocolate fudge cake mix 1 small box instant chocolate pudding mix 4 eggs 1/2 cup … Continue reading

Leftover Cake

As you might have guessed from the title, I had some leftovers so I decided to make good use of them. I had leftover chocolate cake layers from a wedding cake, recipe here. And I had leftover buttercream frosting from the wedding cake as well, recipe here. And I had leftover chocolate ganache from I … Continue reading

3 Ingredient Chocolate Zucchini Cake

If you are already starting to wage war against the zucchini barrage that is coming from your garden like I am, then I strongly suggest that you give this recipe a try.  It was easy, it was surprisingly delicious and if you don’t tell people that there is zucchini in it, no one will ever … Continue reading