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Orange Cardamom Pound Cake

Orange Cardamom Pound Cake is a light citrus-flavored cake made with olive oil instead of butter, orange juice and zest and the warm spice, cardamom.  I’ve always been hesitant to bake with olive oil instead of butter. I expected that the dessert I was making would end up oily or […]

Eye See You Bundt Cake #HalloweenTreatsWeek

Eye See You Bundt Cake is an easy to make chocolate cake, perfect for Halloween. It’s coated in orange frosting, colorful sprinkles and is always keeping an eye on you because of it’s various candy eyes.  Disclaimer: This recipe was created for #HalloweenTreatsWeek. I received product samples from our sponsors. […]

Sugar Skulls Smores Cheesecake #HalloweenTreatsWeek

Sugar Skulls S’mores Cheesecake is a 6 inch cheesecake topped with chocolate fudge, graham cracker crumbs and toasted marshmallows for that classic s’mores flavor.  Disclaimer: This recipe was created for #HalloweenTreatsWeek. I received product samples from our sponsors. All opinions are 100% my own. Who doesn’t love cheesecake? This 6 […]

Blueberry Cheesecake Bars

Blueberry Cheesecake Bars are a rich and sweet dessert bar, layered cheesecake studded with fresh blueberries on top of a graham cracker crust. How can you ever go wrong with cheesecake? Would you believe me if I told you that for years I really didn’t like it? I thought it […]

Fried Ice Cream Cake

Fried Ice Cream Cake is a delicious take on a classic summer treat. Ice cream is coated in a crunchy fried topping and refrozen, then sliced like a cake. Apparently everyone in the world but me has heard of a Fried Ice Cream Cake. I have no idea how I’ve […]

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Yellow Cake with Chocolate Frosting

Yellow Cake with Chocolate Frosting is a classic combination featuring a light and moist cake and a rich and sweet frosting – the perfect pairing! Yellow Cake with Chocolate Frosting was originally posted on cookaholicwife.com on May 8, 2011. The recipe has been revised as of May 2019.  I have […]

PEEPS Easter Bunny Vanilla Cake

Peeps Easter Bunny Vanilla Cake is a simple made-from-scratch cake, topped with a coconut buttercream frosting and decorated with PEEPS marshmallows and Easter candies, perfect for your Easter dinner dessert table.   There’s just something about spring and Easter that lends itself to completely adorable cakes, isn’t there? Or maybe it’s […]

Meyer Lemon Pound Cake

Meyer Lemon Pound Cake is an easy-to-make pound cake recipe from scratch that’s extra flavorful from the addition of a Meyer lemon syrup. This may sound silly, but lemon flavored desserts make me so happy. When the temperatures are below average and Mother Nature is hanging onto winter with a death […]

Nutella Swirl Bundt Cake

Nutella Swirl Bundt Cake – a classic vanilla bundt cake with a hearty swirl of nutella throughout as well as a nutella glaze on top. Confession: when Nutella first became popular enough here that I could find it in the stores, I bought a jar and maybe at ate the […]

Sticky Toffee Pudding

Sticky toffee pudding first appeared in England in the 1970’s. It’s a moist sponge cake make with rehydrated dates and covered in a rich toffee sauce. It’s commonly served with vanilla custard or ice cream. I had Sticky toffee pudding for the first time back in April. On a girl’s […]