Guinness Chocolate Cake with Chocolate Cream Cheese Frosting

I decided to perform a test taking two similar beer cake recipes using two different beers (Guinness and Young's Double Chocolate Stout) to see which one would "take the cake" in flavour and texture.  ...more

Holiday Southern Jam Cake

This cake is delicious.  I make jam cakes every year for Christmas.  My mother made them before me.  They are truly a southern tradition in our family. Old Fashioned Southern Jam Cake 1 3/4 cups all-purpose flour 1 1/2 cups sugar 1 cup canola oil 1 cup buttermilk...more

Chocolate Whoopie Pies with Vanilla Swiss Meringue Buttercream

The amazing Chocolate Whoopie Pies with Vanilla Swiss Meringue Buttercream filling from the nationally recognized bakery, Baked in Brooklyn, New York.  One bite and you'll think you're in whoopee heaven! ...more

Warm Apple Cinnamon Crumb Cakes with Calvados

Welcome fall into your home with these Apple Cinnamon Crumb Cakes with Calvados and get ready for the comforting aroma of baked apples and cinnamon with a delicate hint of vanilla and caramel to permeate throughout your home....more

Pink Doughnut Chocolate Layer Cake with White Chocolate Cream Cheese Frosting

Chocolate Layer Cake with White Chocolate Cream Cheese Frosting decorated with Baked White Chocolate Cake Doughnuts with Pink Vanilla Glaze and White Nonpareils.  Pretty In Pink Cake for the special girl in your life....more

Ferrero Rocher White and Dark Chocolate Cake

Ferrero Rocher White and Dark Chocolate Cake - Luscious Frangelico Dark Chocolate Ganache hugged between layers of extra moist, exquisite white and rich dark chocolate cake. ...more

Baking

Ahhh, the art of baking - I never got it! I give praise to all the bakers; you guys are better than rocket scientists. To my surprise, I finally baked some cookies without consulting a baker, a recipe, or the internet! I was so proud of me. :) I always come up with my own creations, but I always have to ask someone for some assistance; I either don't put enough Baking Powder, or not enough Flour, Sugar ... something is always missing!...more

Rogue Confections - Edible Art

My daughter’s 7th birthday was last Monday and we, of course, made cupcakes for the special occasion. My daughter wanted the Funfetti cake mix by Pillsbury (what not homemade?!) with store bought icing (it was her request). So, this was going to be a piece of cake (pun intended)!...more

Butterscotch-Glazed Chocolate Bundt Cake

Butterscotch-Glazed Chocolate Bundt Cake, a wickedly tempting treat, extra moist bundt cake with the most amazing butterscotch glaze.  ...more

KITCHEN ORIGAMI -- or, CAN YOU BAKE CUPCAKES IN ORIGAMI PAPER?

YES, YES YOU CAN!  A generous gift of several packs of origami paper from my friend Janis have kept my girls busy and creative for...more

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