Archive for the ‘Cakes’ Category

Flourless Chocolate Raspberry Cake

I needed a dessert for Passover and I immediately knew I wanted to make a flourless chocolate cake. To give it some more depth of flavor I added raspberries and served it with some creme fraiche. Rich and chocolately. The raspberries and creme fraiche complimented it beautifully. It was a hit with the kids and [...]

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Caramel Cake

Reading the book The Help inspired me to make this cake. I love it! It so delicious. The cake is light but not too sweet and the caramel glaze is soo good. They are a great compliment. I ran out of buttermilk so I used sour cream. Either one works well. Recipe: Caramel Cake Summary: [...]

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Angry Birds Cupcakes

You may remember me talking about my little buddy, Cole (my bff’s son and my daughter’s bff). Today he turned 4! To celebrate, he came over and Mia, he and I made Angry Bird Cupcakes. I used Magnolia Bakery’s cupcake and icing recipe, which I have used before and I love. It is simple, easy, [...]

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Tres Leches Cake

Last night I was in the mood for dessert. I admit it, if you haven’t already guessed, I have a major sweet tooth rivaled only by my father and my daughter. We were having turkey chili and fresh chips for dinner. I thought a Mexican dessert would nicely round off my meal. Not to mention [...]

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