Coconut and Lime Tres Leche Cake

 Posted by at 6:47 am on May 4, 2017  Comments Off on Coconut and Lime Tres Leche Cake
May 042017
 
Coconut and Lime Tres Leche Cake

A creamy coconut cake, with a hint of lime, caps off Day 4 of our Cinco de Mayo recipe week. It’s so good…. and calorie free says my husband (ha!ha!ha!) I started with a basic white cake…. I used a cake mix, and 1 oz. coconut extract. Baked until light and fluffy, golden brown. Remove […]

Red Velvet Piecaken!!!!

 Posted by at 12:37 pm on December 11, 2015  Comments Off on Red Velvet Piecaken!!!!
Dec 112015
 
Red Velvet Piecaken!!!!

Combining all of my favorite thing into one dessert? Yes, please! A few weeks ago I was watching Kelly & Michael- totally love them, don’t you? Anyway, Kelly was talking about the most amazing dessert concept, Piecaken. You can watch it here. And then I had a light bulb moment. “I’ve done this before….. in […]

Coconut Cream Cake from 101 Gourmet Cakes!

 Posted by at 6:35 am on June 1, 2015  1 Response »
Jun 012015
 

Have you tried any cakes from my book, 101 Gourmet Cakes?!? This recipe is one of my favorites in the entire book. I am allowed to have a favorite. You can get the book here. Happy baking!

Roasted Cinnamon and Rum Caramel Apple Upside Down Cake

 Posted by at 1:13 pm on September 8, 2014  Comments Off on Roasted Cinnamon and Rum Caramel Apple Upside Down Cake
Sep 082014
 
Roasted Cinnamon and Rum Caramel Apple Upside Down Cake

New Recipe. Did you see my pic on Instagram? Do you follow me yet? Well you should. But a warning: I post tons and tons of food pics. I am not responsible for your weight gain. Yum. This cake literally left me speechless. I am so happy with the end result. And it’s starting to […]

Sour Cream Blueberry Cake

 Posted by at 6:00 am on August 11, 2014  Comments Off on Sour Cream Blueberry Cake
Aug 112014
 
Sour Cream Blueberry Cake

I’m so excited that my next cookbook is ready to be released. You may have even seen it on store shelves this last week. 101 Gourmet Cakes is a great from scratch recipe book with so many cakes. There’s one for simply any occasion. And how you decorate it, depends on what you want. This […]

Summer Cake

 Posted by at 6:00 am on June 24, 2014  Comments Off on Summer Cake
Jun 242014
 
Summer Cake

Have you seen these cakes yet? They are all the rage this summer. And my dad made some for Mother’s Day. He’s the best dad ever. And little Miss C couldn’t wait to dig in. She actually stuck her finger in the side. You can get the recipe here or here. Perfect for a summer […]

Lemon Gooey Butter Cake

 Posted by at 6:00 am on June 2, 2014  Comments Off on Lemon Gooey Butter Cake
Jun 022014
 
Lemon Gooey Butter Cake

How many things can you make with a cake mix? A lot. Here’s my recipe for Lemon Gooey Butter Cake. Lemon Gooey Butter Cake Crust: 1 recipe yellow cake mix 1 egg 1/2 cup melted unsalted butter 1 tsp. lemon extract 1 tbsp. grated lemon zest Cream together all ingredients until a thick dough forms. […]

Strawberry Shortcake sheetcake

 Posted by at 6:00 am on May 12, 2014  1 Response »
May 122014
 
Strawberry Shortcake sheetcake

I’m so excited about this cake. Miss C requested it for her birthday celebration with the family, and since then I’ve made it 2 more times! It’s a keeper, and really so simple to make. It’s light and sweet taste is just what you want in a dessert this time of year. It showcases the […]

Triple Berry French Toast Bake with brown sugar cream

 Posted by at 6:00 am on May 8, 2014  Comments Off on Triple Berry French Toast Bake with brown sugar cream
May 082014
 
Triple Berry French Toast Bake with brown sugar cream

Well, this recipe was starting off to be really healthy, until I added the brown sugar cream. I needed to add a sauce to it, so if you didn’t want to, you don’t have to. It’s optional. And by optional I highly suggest it. Raise your hand if you love breakfast for dinner? Me too. […]

May 072014
 
The Cake Boss cake mixes and frosting- A review

I saw this at the grocery store and I was intrigued. Of course I quickly decided on the Chocolate Trifecta cake mix. I’ve had a love affair with Carlo’s Bakery since my visit in June 2012. I’m dying to go back. With high hopes, I made the cake, and decided to add my Ganache- because […]