June 12th, 2013

Cakes

Apple Cake with Brown Sugar Glaze

Posted on Oct 7th, 2010

I saw this Apple Cake with Brown Sugar Glaze over at Lick the Bowl Good a few weeks ago and made it that very day.  My kids smelled it…

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Autumn Spice Bundt Cake

Posted on Nov 11th, 2016

I don't know what it is about bundt cake, but somehow a cake just taste better baked this way. And this Autumn Spice Bundt Cake is one of the best…

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Best Banana Cake with Vanilla Frosting

Posted on Jan 9th, 2014

Honestly, I can't tell you what makes this banana cake so outstanding. The original recipe was actually called "To Die for Banana Cake." It's really…

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Black Forest Dump Cake

Posted on Jun 11th, 2015

Sometimes, I crave a rich, chocolate dessert, but I just don't have the energy to do anything time-consuming or fancy. Enter the dump cake. Talk…

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Chocolate Caramel Toffee Cake

Posted on May 17th, 2015

Chocolate. Caramel. Toffee. Cake. That's pretty much all you need to know about this amazing dessert! Rich chocolate ganache and tasty toffee…

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Chocolate Cherry Brownie Pie

Posted on Aug 3rd, 2014

Years ago, one of my boys came across a recipe for Decadent Brownie Pie. Needless to say, it became an instant family favorite. I hadn't made it for…

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Chocolate Peanut Butter Caramel Ice Cream Cake

Posted on Jun 16th, 2015

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #SunsOutSpoonsOut #CollectiveBiasGrowing…

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Cinnamon Roll Poke Cake

Posted on Oct 9th, 2014

There's a reason poke cakes are so popular. Every one I've ever tried has been a delicious indulgence, and this cinnamon roll poke cake is no…

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Coca-Cola Cake

Posted on Jan 25th, 2010

This is a yummy, gooey chocolatey cake with a hint of cola flavor.  I really like it warm from the oven.  I'm told not to use diet cola or…

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Coconut Layer Cake

Posted on Apr 7th, 2010

This cake is so delicious! And starting with a boxed cake mix make it so easy. You can even use frozen whipped topping instead of…

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Coconut Tres Leches Cake

Posted on May 1st, 2014

One of my favorite things about celebrating Cinco de Mayo is having an excuse to make tres leches cake. I'd make it more often, except my…

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Cookies & Cream Pound Cake

Posted on Jan 13th, 2015

I have a confession to make. I'm not usually a fan of cookies and cream themed desserts. I know. There's definitely something wrong with me. But I…

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Cranberry Christmas Cake

Posted on Nov 30th, 2014

I'm not sure why, but I always feel like a cake is too "everyday" to serve as a Thanksgiving or Christmas dessert. But this Cranberry Christmas Cake…

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Cranberry Cream Cheese Pound Cake

Posted on Nov 28th, 2012

One of my favorite ingredients for holiday baking is the cranberry. And this Cranberry Cream Cheese Pound Cake is easily the best thing I've made…

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Easy Pineapple Orange Layer Cake

Posted on Apr 8th, 2014

This Pineapple Orange Cake is so moist and delicious, and more importantly, it's fairly quick and easy to put together. Layer cakes are not my forte,…

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Epic Peanut Butter Cup Cheesecake Cake

Posted on Sep 2nd, 2014

Back in June, my middle child turned fourteen. Just prior to that, we visited the Cheesecake Factory during our summer vacation to California. So…

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Fruit and Pudding Cake

Posted on May 24th, 2012

This Fruit and Pudding Cake is hands down my family's favorite cake. I actually can't believe I haven't shared it with you already.  …

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German Chocolate Dump Cake

Posted on Feb 22nd, 2017

When you're craving dessert, but you don't have a lot of time to spare, nothing beats a dump cake. And this German Chocolate Dump Cake may just be my…

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Hot Fudge Lava Cake

Posted on Jan 25th, 2015

Sometimes, the simplest recipes are the most amazing. Like this warm, gooey Hot Fudge Lava Cake. It's comfort food in chocolate dessert form, and…

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Irish Tea Cake

Posted on Mar 3rd, 2015

Like much Irish fare, this Irish Tea Cake is a simple recipe. You probably have all of the ingredients in your pantry right now!As the name…

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Lemonade Bundt Cake

Posted on Apr 2nd, 2013

If you love lemon, this cake is bursting with lemon flavor.  It's also dense and moist, which is exactly what I look for in a…

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Made From Scratch, Better Than Anything Peach Cake

Posted on Jul 29th, 2013

This recipe was inspired by those "better than anything" cakes you've probably seen--the really good ones made with a cake mix, sweetened condensed…

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No Bake Berries and Cream Cake

Posted on Apr 26th, 2016

Mother's Day is right around the corner, which means it time to start giving my husband and boys some suggestions for simple, delicious recipes so…

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No-Bake Apple Pie Icebox Cake

Posted on Oct 22nd, 2013

This apple cake is completely different (in a really good way) from any other apple dessert I've ever tried. It features all of the flavors of apple…

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No-Bake Butterfinger Ice Box Cake

Posted on Sep 12th, 2014

No-bake ice box cakes are a big favorite at my house. There's just something wonderful about layers of sweet graham cracker, pudding and whipped…

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Nutella Gooey Butter Cake

Posted on Aug 12th, 2010

This is one of the best chocolate cakes I have ever made.  Possibly the best!  It's kind of like a molten chocolate cake that you…

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Old Fashioned Election Cake

Posted on Nov 4th, 2016

I was scrolling through my Facebook feed last week when I came across a post about Election Cake. I was intrigued. I mean, if there was ever an…

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Pressure Cooker New York Cheesecake

Posted on Jan 25th, 2017

If you're the proud owner of an Instant Pot or electric pressure cooker, then I've got a special treat for you! This Pressure Cooker New York…

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Pumpkin Cheesecake Bars

Posted on Nov 14th, 2010

When I saw this recipe over at 3B's--Baseball, Baking and Books, I couldn't wait to make it.  Because what's not to love about a pumpkin and cream…

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Pumpkin Chocolate Swirl Bundt Cake

Posted on Oct 17th, 2016

If there's anything I love more than pumpkin, it's pumpkin and chocolate. It's such a great flavor combo! If you've ever had a pumpkin chocolate chip…

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Pumpkin Gooey Butter Cake

Posted on Nov 14th, 2011

This Pumpkin Gooey Butter Cake is a quick and easy pumpkin dessert that my whole family loves. Even my my husband, who doesn't typically like…

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Simple Strawberry Cake (Market Monday)

Posted on Jun 21st, 2015

One of my favorite things about summer is finding strawberries at the farmers' market. The growing season in Colorado is a bit shorter than some…

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Strawberries & Cream Cake

Posted on Feb 10th, 2015

I know it's not quite strawberry season, but this cake is sooooo good, I couldn't wait to share. Plus, it would be perfect for Valentines day. If you…

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Strawberry Buckle (Market Monday)

Posted on Aug 11th, 2014

I know strawberry season has come and gone in some places, but in Colorado, strawberries are at their peak. Of course, strawberries are widely…

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Tres Leches Cake

Posted on May 4th, 2012

I've been wanting to try making Tres Leches Cake (or three milks cake) for awhile now.  The cake itself will seem very dry and airy, which is…

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Ultimate Chocolate Fudge Bundt Cake

Posted on Jun 23rd, 2010

There are a lot of recipes for chocolate cake out there, and believe me I've tried quite a few. But I always come back to the Ultimate Chocolate…

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