Cakes

Vanila Fudge Cake

A three-layered soft vanilla cake frosted with thick chocolate fudge buttercream! My son turned 19 two weeks ago. The last year he will be a teenager. A milestone in itself. However, this year, his birthday fell during an unprecedented pandemic. We were quarantined. At home. Just us three. We still had a party. We still celebrated. He got… Continue reading Vanila Fudge Cake

Bars & Brownies

Chocolate Coconut Blondies {with a hint of orange}

A buttery soft blondie based dotted with semi-sweet chocolate chips and flaked coconut and accented with a hit of orange zest. With most everyone at home lately, including me -- you know what that means...more baked sweets! However, I have really only been baking the tried and true recipes that my family loves; such as… Continue reading Chocolate Coconut Blondies {with a hint of orange}

Cakes

Apple Cinnamon Loaf Cake

Jump into fall with this moist cinnamon cake filled with apples and topped with a smooth cinnamon glaze. Truth be told, I am not a really pumpkin loving' girl. I know. Don't freak out! Yes, I like an occasional recipe with pumpkin included, like these Pumpkin Butter Dessert Bars, Cinnamon Sugar Almond Pumpkin Muffins, and… Continue reading Apple Cinnamon Loaf Cake