I don’t know about you, but I love the glazed lemon bundt cake at Starbucks. So I wanted to try to make something similar at home. I experimented with a few recipes and finally settled down on this gem. This glazed lemon bundt cake is delicious and good looking too!
I have had a craving for a light and fluffy cake, but I didn’t know what to make. Then I asked my son and he said make it taste like Oreos. Sounds like a plan. So I decided to create a super simple, super delicious cake. The basis for this cake is a simple box cake mix, but the frosting and Oreos put it over the top.
Dana’s Aunt Lois sends me recipes every once in a while. Lois has great taste, so I try to make them whenever possible. Last week, she sent me a recipe from Tea Time Magazine that looked absolutely fabulous. We decided that we should make it right away. This recipe makes one half of a sheet cake and then cuts it in thirds to make a layer cake. The cake is layered with a fresh Orange Cream Cheese frosting. The orange in the frosting gives the cake a little something extra that is different from other pumpkin cakes. It keeps you guessing. The cake was delicious.
The other day Dana and I were having a little back and forth regarding chocolate and pumpkin. Do they go together or not? I thought they did and Dana was not sure. It seemed a tad bit icky to her. So I decided to combine my two favorite desserts and see. I combined my favorite … Read moreChocolate and Pumpkin Marbled Brownies
I love a good pound cake. The name comes from the fact that the original recipe contained 1 pound of flour, 1 pound of eggs, 1 pound of butter and 1 pound of milk. A simple recipe that makes a gigantic cake. This recipe slims down the cake and adds a few little touches to … Read morePound Cake
Peaches are in season right now and they are sweeter than ever. I have a pantry full of them. I was looking for a new recipe that I have never even contemplated before. Dana and I were brainstorming and one thing I have never made was an upside down cake. So I looked around and … Read moreIndividual Peach Upside-Down Cakes
I am sorry that I have not been posting daily. I was on vacation and clearly relaxed a little bit too much. While I was visiting my family, my Mom made me Eclair Cake. It is my favorite cake. It is a mixture of graham crackers and a vanilla pudding mixture. Super delicious!! Eclair Cake … Read moreEclair Cake
The other day I wanted something sweet and I could not figure out exactly what to make. Then I was doing a little searching on the internet and came across a red velvet cake. My mom used to make red velvet cake, but I totally forgot about it. Reminiscing I decided to make one.
As you can see the white of the frosting and the rich red cake make a perfect looking dessert.