Category: Cake Recipes

Eggnog Pound Cake

Eggnog Pound Cake

Christmas is my favorite time of year but eggnog is my least favorite thing to drink-however i’ll eat it.  Insert me creating an eggnog pound cake on accident lol. I know I can’t be the only person that just can not get past the texture […]

KIT: Vanilla Cupcakes and Buttercream Frosting

KIT: Vanilla Cupcakes and Buttercream Frosting

As a pastry chef, I absolutely love coming up with new and special desserts.  I love playing with a base vanilla cupcake and frosting recipe and then adding things to enhance the flavor.  As a mom, I remember baking with kids and while they only […]

Pear or Apple Streusel Coffee Cake

Pear or Apple Streusel Coffee Cake

Imagine sitting outside your favorite coffee shop reading a juicy novel and your hostess brings over a complimentary streusel coffee cake.  You bite into it and the flavors begin to dance on your tongue.  I often imagine this is what my guests feel like when […]

Easy Peasy Strawberry Margarita Cupcakes

Easy Peasy Strawberry Margarita Cupcakes

This past weekend was Cinco De Mayo.  I was hanging out with my son at his Spring Musical.  I overheard some of the parents talking about how they wish they could run around the corner to a local restaurant.  It got to me thinking about […]

Grandmother’s Pound Cake Recipe

Grandmother’s Pound Cake Recipe

When I think about my childhood no reflection is complete without thinking about my grandmother’s pound cake.  I grew up in the South, in the 80s.  As my kids would say, back in those days things were different.  Rightfully so, things were different.  Without fail […]

Cookies N Cream Drip Cake

Cookies N Cream Drip Cake

I’ve had a lot of people ask me about my number one selling cake.  Cookies N Cream cakes, cupcakes, cookies and cake pops are the top seller in my bakery.  Now while I can’t share all my secrets on the blog, I can give you […]

My Favorite Vanilla Cake with Lemon Curd

My Favorite Vanilla Cake with Lemon Curd

When I was in culinary school I used a lot of sponge cake recipes.  They were okay and for the French style of training I was involved with it was expected we knew how to do a sponge cake.  As I began to step out […]