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  • 3 show stopping Christmas Cakes

    3 Show Stopping Christmas Cakes

    3 Show Stopping Christmas Cakes ~ want to win Christmas this year? Make one of these fun holiday layer cakes that are specially formulated for maximum impact with minimum fuss. …

  • buche de noel layer cake on a cake stand with meringue mushrooms - 2

    Bûche de Noël Layer Cake

    A bûche de Noël layer cake is a spectacular but do-able holiday dessert.  This woodsy toasted hazelnut cake with chocolate hazelnut frosting tastes divine, and actually gets applause from the table…

  • Taking the first bite of a maple cheesecake

    The Ultimate Maple Cheesecake

    The Ultimate Maple Cheesecake is supremely creamy and so delicious it will outshine any pie on your Thanksgiving dessert table!…

  • slices of pumpkin doughnut cake

    Pumpkin Doughnut Cake

    My Pumpkin Doughnut Cake is a golden, lightly spiced pumpkin cake with a crisp sugar doughnut crust that makes it the ULTIMATE fall coffee cake, snack cake, or dessert ~ you…

  • Praline Pumpkin Snack Cake is the ultimate fall treat, with a moist, slightly spiced pumpkin cake topped with a to-die-for praline caramel frosting ~ theviewfromgreatisland.com

    Pecan Praline Pumpkin Cake

    Pecan Praline Pumpkin Cake is my favorite new pumpkin dessert recipe, and that’s saying a lot.  This cake has the perfect tender crumb, a lightly spiced pumpkin flavor, and an out…

  • freshly baked buttermilk pound cake on a rack with knife

    Perfect Buttermilk Pound Cake

    Perfect Buttermilk Pound Cake is that once in a lifetime recipe made with the classic ratio of butter, sugar, eggs and flour. This easy bundt cake always comes out perfect, and…

  • Diving into a slice of apple cake with a fork

    Apple Butter Cake with Brown Sugar Buttercream

    My Apple Butter Cake with Brown Sugar Buttercream is the perfect fall dessert ~ think golden apple spice cake with a plush caramel frosting. It’s got the perfect fall color palette, too;…

  • cranberry breakfast cake with fork

    10 Breakfast Cake Recipes

    I guarantee you’ll find a new favorite in this list of comforting breakfast cake recipes, so you can ring in the new season properly, with a fork and a cup of…

  • taking a bite of a piece of caramel glazed apple cake

    Caramel Apple Sheet Cake

    Caramel Apple Sheet Cake is a moist apple studded cake (almost a blondie) glazed with a thick layer of caramel icing  ~ it’s a favorite fall apple dessert that’s quick and…

  • Gluten Free Zucchini Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting

    My gluten free zucchini cake is a moist, grain-free cake lightly spiced and generously topped with my best cream cheese frosting. It’s the perfect cake to ease you into fall baking-mode.…

  • Vanilla Cake with Raspberry Buttercream

    Vanilla Cake with Raspberry Buttercream ~ a pretty pink raspberry cake recipe for the raspberry lovers in your life!  (Tip ~ use frozen berries when fresh aren’t available.)…

  • stack of zucchini bread slices

    Ultimate One Bowl Zucchini Bread!

    The Ultimate One Bowl Zucchini Bread because life is way too short to spend time tracking down the perfect recipe ~ so don’t stress, it’s right here and I’m sharing exactly…

  • no bake strawberry slab cheesecake

    No Bake Strawberry Cheesecake Recipe

    My No Bake Strawberry Cheesecake is a dreamy summer dessert that’s quick and easy to whip up ~ and that’s a good thing because this decadent scoop-able slab cheesecake disappears in…

  • a stack of cinnamon bread slices

    Amish Cinnamon Bread

    This Amish Cinnamon Bread is an easy quick bread version of Amish friendship bread with no yeast or sourdough starter required.  It’s a warm and fuzzy loaf cake that exudes comfort,…

  • Mint Chocolate Chip Sheet Cake

    My Mint Chocolate Chip Sheet Cake is a moist chocolate cake recipe topped with an amazing mint chip frosting.  Make it for birthdays, cookouts, and potlucks ~ everybody loves this ice…

  • lemon velvet sheet cake

    Lemon Velvet Sheet Cake

    Lemon Velvet Sheet Cake is like a long tall glass of lemonade in a sheet pan…tart and tangy and oh so inviting.  This easy vintage inspired lemon cake is a potluck classic!…

  • taking a slice of Mary Berry's Lemon Drizzle Cake

    Mary Berry’s Lemon Drizzle Cake

    Mary Berry’s Lemon Drizzle Cake is an easy tea cake with a distinctive  crunchy lemon glaze.  You only need a few basic ingredients and 35 minutes to bake this lovely bundt…

  • A slice of gluten free macaroon cake

    Easy Almond Macaroon Cake (gluten free!)

    This Easy Almond Macaroon Cake is a one-bowl gluten free cake made with lots of almonds, and sweetened coconut ~ it’s elegant, simple, and delicious!…

  • blueberry lemon breakfast cake

    Blueberry Lemon Breakfast Cake

    Blueberry Lemon Breakfast Cake  is a riff on cranberry breakfast cake, which is a take on rhubarb breakfast cake…which is a variation of peaches and cream breakfast cake… you get the idea.  This blueberry…

  • Carrot Coffee Cake with Cream Cheese Glaze

    Carrot Coffee Cake with Cream Cheese Glaze ~ it’s not just an excuse to eat carrot cake for breakfast (ok maybe it is) but it’s also a fresh take on a…

  • strawberry cake with fresh strawberries

    Homemade Yellow Cake with Strawberry Frosting

    Homemade Yellow Cake with Strawberry Frosting ~ simple, homey, and fresh, this strawberry cake makes such a nice finish to an early spring meal, and it would look adorable studded with…

  • Creamsicle Cake

    My Best Baking Tips for Layer Cakes

    Don’t you love layer cakes?  There’s something about a soft moist cake combined with a thick creamy frosting that brings back sweet childhood memories. And even as we’re all cutting back…

  • Ina Garten’s Chocolate Cake Recipe

    Ina Garten’s Chocolate Cake recipe ~ it’s a classic!  When I hear the word dessert, this homey, rich, chocolatey cake is what springs to mind.  Everybody should make it at least once.…

  • Holiday Gingerbread Cake

    This festive holiday gingerbread cake combines spiced gingerbread cake layers loaded with lots of snowy cream cheese frosting, all surrounded by a forest of gingerbread cookie trees. It’s an edible winter…

  • Nyackers Gingersnap Cake on a white platter

    Nyakers Gingersnap Cake Recipe

    Nyakers Gingersnap Cake recipe (with a cream cheese frosting) is a classic holiday spiced bundt cake. Gingersnap cookie crumbs give it fabulous flavor and a unique tender crumb.  The aroma is…

  • a slice of chocolate cake with cranberry buttercream

    Chocolate Cake with Cranberry Buttercream

    This Chocolate Cake with Cranberry Buttercream is a super quick moist chocolate layer cake recipe made right in a saucepan!  And the cranberry frosting is just about the best thing ever,…

  • slicing a colorful fruit and nut Christmas Cake

    Modern Christmas Fruitcake Recipe!

    My modern Christmas fruitcake recipe is just plain epic, I don’t think I’ve ever packed so much flavor into one cake in my life ~ it’s beautiful, boozy, and delicious.  Let…

  • a slice of whole tangerine cake

    Gluten Free Tangerine Cake

    Gluten Free Tangerine Cake ~ this flourless cake is such a wonderful surprise, made with whole tangerines and almond flour in the Italian tradition ~ it’s impossibly moist and bursting with…

  • Pumpkin Crunch Cake with fork

    The Best Pumpkin Crunch Cake!

    The Best Pumpkin Crunch Cake ~ with or without a cake mix!  This pumpkin crunch cake, aka pumpkin dump cake or pumpkin pie cake, has always tempted me.  I’ve finally made…