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Monday Morning Mmmm: Pink Lemonade Cake — Giving Up on Perfect. Strawberry Strawberry Cheesecake. Blueberry Buckle Cake. Blueberry Buckle Cake Today is a special day.

Blueberry Buckle Cake

It is Josh’s birthday and we have our “big” appointment. We find out what we are having today. Black and White Chocolate Cheesecake Supreme Recipe. Stress relief… When I am sad and stressed I just pick up my chin and grin and say…the sun will come out (SLAP!

Stress relief…

Not). Okay, where was I. Ah yes, being sad and stressed. What happens when a writer and a photographer get together to make delicious food. Last episode of “Smitty & The Girl” Elvira tried not to stare.

What happens when a writer and a photographer get together to make delicious food.

“Hunh.” The redhead was related to Sylvia? “Mathers, you said your last name was?” Letta was walking by, and eavesdropping, and Elvira all but heard her whip her giant, nosy head around at the name. The girl gave her that tough look again, that defiant look, but it was ruined when she sneezed. Easter Kit Kat Cake. Easter Kit Kat Cake I’ve had this cake planned for weeks to bring to work for Easter.

Easter Kit Kat Cake

I couldn’t wait for them to see my Easter Kit Kat Cake. After my cousin posted a similar cake on Facebook, I thought it was the cutest ever. Almost too cute to eat! Honey Cake -DK. Mini Pineapple Upside-Down Cakes Recipe. Evil Shenanigans - Baking & Cooking Blog. Is there anything better than a well made pound cake?

Evil Shenanigans - Baking & Cooking Blog

Pound cakes are highly satisfying and wonderfully versatile. I’ve served pound cake for dessert with whipped cream, I’ve served them with fresh berries for breakfast to great acclaim, and nothing beats pound cake for an after work/school snack. Pound cake can also be the base for other desserts, like my favorite holiday treat, trifle! So, with fall supposedly on its way (it was 90F in Dallas again yesterday) I felt a light, tender pound cake flavored with spicy cinnamon was in order. Cream cheese is the miracle ingredient in this cake. Cinnamon Cream Cheese Pound Cake Serves 10-12 Heat the oven to 325 F and spray a 10 inch bundt or tube pan thoroughly with non-stick spray. In the bowl of a stand mixer fitted with the paddle attachment cream together the butter and cream cheese on medium speed until completely combined and lighter in color, about five minutes. Dust with powdered sugar, and serve with whipped cream if desired. Low Fat Dessert Recipes - Chocolate-Malt Ice Cream Cake Recipe at

Strawberry Valentine Cake Recipe at Valentine's Day Desserts. Martha Stewart's Cookies and Cream Cheesecakes Recipe. Posted by Grace Massa Langlois on Wednesday, 21st July 2010 I have yet to meet a person who doesn’t like Oreo cookies or Cream Cheesecake Cupcakes.

Martha Stewart's Cookies and Cream Cheesecakes Recipe

Who could resist cream-filled chocolate sandwich cookies? Not Me! Especially the double-stuffed Oreo cookie, it’s one of the best cookies for dunking into a cold glass of milk. I went out yesterday to do my weekly shop, came home, and before I was able to bring in the first grocery bag Matt was hunting for the cookies and cream ice cream. One of Matt’s favourite desserts of all time is cherry cheesecake and I thought to myself why not Oreo Cookies and Cream Cheesecakes, that should satisfy his craving.

Plus these cheesecakes are super easy to prepare, everything comes together in one bowl and there’s no crushing chocolate wafers with a rolling pin, then melting butter, baking the crust first and then baking a second time when filled. Drop an Oreo cookie into each muffin tin, make filling, add chopped cookies, bake, and enjoy, how easy is that? Craft Blog / How To Make A Rainbow Cake! by COLOURlovers. So I did mention something about health and/or diet food in my last post, and while this recipe is the latter, it is most certainly not to be confused with the former.

The cool thing is that if you’re making something so distractingly colourful, people will think it’s delicious no matter what. This presents me with the option to use an old Weight Watchers trick—the one-point cupcake. Except I’m making a cake and I created my own frosting. Kinda. 2 Stews: 1-2-3 Chocolate Microwave Mug Cake. Calling all Chocoholics! I will stop at nothing to bring you a fix! Last month I received an email "forward" from my brother-in-law with a recipe for a 5 Minute Chocolate Microwave Mug Cake. My first reaction as a long time baker was suspicious, but the concept was intriguing. The recipe kept buzzing around my head and I thought, what the heck, I'll just try it. Junior's Famous Pure Cream Cheesecake. Thirty Top-Rated Cake Recipes at Epicurious.

Rainbow Cake in a Jar. I’ve always had a penchant for sunshine in a jar.

Rainbow Cake in a Jar

Doesn’t the very phrase itself, “sunshine in a jar,” roll off your tongue and fill your mouth with magic? While I’ve never yet found myself a sunshine in a jar, I think we may have just concocted it in our kitchen tonight. In this simple recipe, a basic white cake is turned into a slew of bright colors, baked to perfection, then topped with a creamy white frosting. Cakes baked in jars can be topped with traditional metal canning lids and stored in the fridge for up to five days. They make a great treat to ship to someone, so long as you can ensure delivery to it’s final destination within 3 days. Rainbow Cake in Jar 1 box white cake mix made according to package instructionsNeon food coloring in pink, yellow, green, turquoise, and purple3 one-pint canning jars1 can vanilla frostingRainbow sprinkles Preheat oven to 350 degrees.

"Pumpkin Pie" Cheesecake. Absolutely Amazing DIY Birthday Cakes! has a fabulous birthday cake gallery/tutorial that is nothing short of AMAZING!

Absolutely Amazing DIY Birthday Cakes!

Each of the 31 cakes in this gallery comes with step-by-step instructions on how you can recreate it at home. There’s some serious creativity & resourcefulness going on here! Pictured at top: Castle cake – featuring ice cream cone turrets…SWEET! Pictured below: Pirate Ship and Soccer Ball cakes. (The use of Oreo Crisps for the soccer ball is GENIUS!) How To Make Banana Cake. I’ve had plenty of banana bread in my day.

How To Make Banana Cake

But it always seems like more of a cold weather food. Go figure, a tropical fruit that makes a cold weather bread. Doesn’t make sense, but that’s how it is. This cake, though, is lighter than any banana bread I’ve ever had. And with the brown sugar buttercream frosting, it’s an amazing summertime treat. Ingredients 2 cups sugar ½ cup butter (1 stick) 2 egg yolks 3 cups all-purpose flour 2 teaspoons baking powder 1 teaspoon baking soda ½ teaspoon salt 1 cup milk 3 crushed bananas 1 teaspoon vanilla 2 egg whites, beaten Metric conversion (estimate) 500 g sugar 60 g butter 2 egg yolks 375 g all-purpose flour 7 g baking powder 4.7 g baking soda 2.4 g salt 235 ml milk 3 crushed bananas 5 ml vanilla 2 egg whites, beaten Directions Combine the sugar and butter and beat on low speed until completely combined.

Add the egg yolks and beat on high speed until the mixture is smooth and fluffy. When you’re done, you should have a nice, soft, fluffy batter. No-Bake Spiderweb Cheesecake. Heaven and Hell Cake Recipe. Swirled Pumpkin Cheesecake Recipe – Canned Pumpkin Recipes at