Cakes

  • “I’m thirty-seven–I’m not old!”

    (Source) Yes, I really have been waiting years to be able to use that quote. It feels weird to say that I'm pushing 40 ...

  • “We’re going to a party-party…”

    My friend Karyn's birthday is today, and because she and the rest of her department at the bank have been willing guinea ...

  • Almond Torte

    Make this Almond Torte the next time you need a simple, yet elegant dessert. Serve with sweetened whipped cream and berries. ...

  • Amaretto Pound Cake

    When I was growing up, my mom would occasionally buy a Sara Lee Pound Cake along with a jar of Hershey's Hot Fudge Sauce, ...

  • Apfel Kuchen

    Last week, I bought a bag of apples at the grocery store--My favorite kind (Jonathan) were on sale. I knew I was going to ...

  • Appley-Dappley-Floppily-Doppilies

    I don't know about the rest of you, especially any of my fellow food bloggers, but I have SCADS of recipes just hanging ...

  • Baileys Chocolate Cake

    I had this urge over the weekend to throw myself back into baking. I made cupcakes for the bambino's birthday, per his request, ...

  • Chocolate Cake Pudding with Whiskey Butter Sauce and Eggland’s Best (Giveaway CLOSED)

    Happy New Year!!! I've been wanting to share this recipe for a long while now. I first tried it out with some leftover cupcakes ...

  • Chocolate Cake with Salted Caramel Buttercream

    Who doesn't like a good cake? And Chocolate Cake with Salted Caramel Buttercream combines the best of both worlds--Sweet ...

  • Chocolate Cinnamon Soufflé Cake

    We spent Saturday down in Sioux Falls, doing some summer clothes shopping for the bambino, and stocking up at Costco. I ...

  • Chocolate Espresso Cake with Frangelico Browned Butter Frosting

    Need a cake for a special occasion? Make Chocolate Espresso Cake with Frangelico Browned Butter Frosting. Topped with crunchy ...

  • Chocolate Madeleines #Choctoberfest

     This post is sponsored by Rodelle. Chocolate Madeleines are sweet little cakes, perfect with a cup of coffee or tea, as ...

  • Chocolate Peanut Butter Icebox Cake

    I decided (again) to revisit the icebox cake. I wanted something with chocolate and peanut butter, though. I couldn't really ...

  • Chocolate Pound Cake with Amaretto Espresso Glaze

    One of the things I miss whenever we're broke is junk food, specifically sweets and salty snacks. I could dig out the deep ...

  • Chocolate Sour Cream Pound Cake with Baileys Glaze

    You'd think that working part-time now, and having more time to blog would mean I'd have scads of posts waiting in the wings, ...

  • Cinnamon Almond Chocolate Cake

    This Cinnamon Almond Chocolate Cake is not what it should be. It should've been spicier and more pudding-like in its consistency. ...

  • Double Chocolate Brown Sugar Bundt Cake #Choctoberfest

    This post is sponsored by Imperial Sugar. Need a dessert that will easily feed a crowd? Try this Double Chocolate Brown ...

  • Espresso Glazed Pecan Coffee Cake

    I don't make coffee cake nearly often enough. I like just about all forms. Bundt cakes, coffee cakes with streusel toppings, ...

  • Halloween Cake Balls

    I wanted to make a cake over the weekend. My mom recently sent me a pumpkin cake mold, so I was planning on making a pumpkin-shaped ...

  • Homemade Funfetti Cake

    Yesterday was Jay's birthday. I'd taken him out for dinner Friday night, just because he'd had kind of a crappy day, so ...

  • Hot Fudge Cake

    Hot Fudge Cake is a homemade version of a restaurant dish I had growing up. Layers of cake, ice cream, and hot fudge sauce ...

  • Mocha Mascarpone Icebox Cake

    I decided to revisit the icebox cake. I originally wanted to make Tiramisu, and take it into work--I have a couple of coworkers ...

  • Mocha Torte with Baileys Buttercream

    I'm often asked if I bake cakes, since I make so many cupcakes. My answer is usually: "Unless it's a sheet cake or a Bundt ...

  • Molten Chocolate Cakes

    Now that I've been doing Weight Watchers for about 2 months, it's still sometimes a shock when I plot out the points of ...

  • Nutella-Mascarpone Icebox Cake

    Yes. Nutella and mascarpone in the same delicious icebox cake. Why? Well, I came across a photo on one of the many food-sharing ...

  • Nutty Brownie Cake

    I hope everyone had a good weekend. It was hot as blazes on Sunday: It's August in South Dakota, I know. Come January, I'm ...

  • Nutty Coffee Cake with Coffee Glaze (and a Giveaway)

    This post is sponsored by World Vision. All thoughts and opinions are my own. I've actually started my holiday shopping ...

  • Pumpkin Cake

    I said I'd hold off until October before I posted anything pumpkin (which is not say I haven't already made anything pumpkin...There ...

  • Pumpkin Coffee Cake with Crème Fraîche Glaze

    It's been a bit busy again this week. This is kind of why I hate the holiday season. It gets crappy out: Work is generally ...

  • Raspberry Buttermilk Coffee Cake

    Made with whole wheat flour and raspberries, this Raspberry Buttermilk Coffee Cake is filling without being dense. A light ...

  • Salted Caramel Biscoff Icebox Cake

    The great thing about icebox cakes is that they can be as small or as large as you want to make them. This Salted Caramel ...

  • Salted Caramel Pretzel Chocolate Cake

    Make this Salted Caramel Pretzel Chocolate Cake for your next gathering. This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, ...

  • Steel-Cut Oat Snack Cake

    Saturday night is turning out to be a big frakkin' deal. The tickets have been purchased, the hotel room's been booked, ...

  • The Aftermath…

    This is definitely a 2-pot-of-coffee type of day. I got a little worried that I was going to be a lame-o, and no one was ...

  • Tiramisu

    Tiramisu. Just the mere mention of it causes me to lose focus on anything else and to start drooling uncontrollably. I didn't ...

  • Tres Leches Cake

    Hi there! It's been a hella busy week (yeah, I know, no one says hella anymore...Except dorks like me)....Sort of. I don't ...

  • Vanilla Butter Cake

    I spent part of Saturday morning looking for kitchen inspiration. I'm not exactly feeling burned out, but...I don't know. ...