Cake and Cupcakes Recipes

Royal Dessert

Are you watching the Royal Wedding? I know many people don’t care and won’t watch but I am one of those that is so excited by it all. Living in the UK, I developed an adoration for the Royal Family. I watched Prince Charles marry Princess Diana, then watched as […]

Perfect Cranberry Cake

I love when I go to the grocery store and see bags of FRESH cranberries in the produce section. Once I see them, I know baking this cake (or multiple cakes) is on the horizon! It always goes on my Christmas trays of cookies, candies and treats. My husband LOVES […]

Apple Pie Cupcakes with Cinnamon Buttercream

These Apple Pie Cupcakes with Cinnamon Buttercream are the perfect dessert for parties and potlucks but are also welcome after a cozy dinner at home. Tender vanilla cake, spiced apple pie filling, cinnamon buttercream, and crunchy streusel topping come together to make the perfect fall dessert in this delicious harvest-inspired cupcake!

Irish Apple Cake with Jameson’s Whiskey Crème Anglaise

Yesterday was Saint Patrick’s Day. Need I say more?? OK, I’ll say just a little bit more. I didn’t have much time this week to bake since Saint Patrick’s Day is one of my favorite holidays, I usually prepare a traditional Irish Dinner with a yummy traditional dessert. But I […]

Chocolate Cupcakes with Peanut Butter Buttercream

The Reece’s commercial says it all.  Chocolate and peanut butter are the PERFECT combination.  I, especially, cannot resist chocolate and peanut butter together.  Whether it is ice cream, a cookie, a cake or just a graham cracker spread with pb and chocolate chips, I’m an addict. Luckily, I am not […]

Everyone loves coffee cake!

  It’s Saturday morning.  We spent last night at a friends house having a wonderful dinner fishing on the lake behind their house and playing card games.  It was a great evening with friends and even the kids enjoyed themselves.  There were no ‘can we go home yet’ pleas of […]