Category Archives: CAKES

Is a birthday happy at fifty? I’ll let you know tomorrow. I still feel thirty . . . well, maybe forty. I’m halfway to 100. A have a few more wrinkles, age spots, a few extra lbs, hot flashes. Ugggg. I made my hubbie and I  Birthday cupcakes . . . Angel food, Coconut & Lime. Kenny’s birthday […]

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I could probably make 2 Angel Food Cakes a week, and they would be gobbled right up.  When the kids were all home, this Cake would only last five minutes after it was placed on a plate.  In fact, they would get excited when I pulled my large 7-up Bottle from the cupboard. After this Cake […]

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I love Easter, not only for what it represents, but The Colors of Easter make me Happy! Today . . . I had some Color fun.  I made some Happy Cupcakes!  It might have been snowing like crazy here today, but it was Spring in this house! I also made some funky colored Caramel Corn. […]

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Well . . . here I am again posting this recipe for the second time.  I’ve learned some big lessons over the weekend.  Some of you may have seen this post a couple of days ago, but then is disappeared.  Here’s a run down of happenings . . . and deleted happenings! Out of Blogger picture […]

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Tomorrow is Stephanie’s Birthday . . . she is one of my very favorite people on the planet!  She is always bringing us goodies and special treats. Stephanie is never without a smile or a warm wish for others.  We just LOVE her!  I wanted to make a yummy suprise for her birthday. This is […]

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As promised, here is the second part of some of my favorite Christmas Recipes. I usually start my baking and candy making spree with the candy first, because it keeps well if kept in good containers that are sealed well.  After I get all the candy made, I move onto the glazed breads and cookies.  […]

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You can torch them! or leave them plain! Today, I decided to make these yummy little cupcakes, that I found on the Martha Stewart website. They looked a little bit time consuming, but I threw all sense to the wind, and dove in. They are lip smackin good! There are lots of pictures, so keep […]

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Today I was babysitting Addisyn, my little Granddaughter. We decided that we needed to bake something sweet. I happened to have four ripe bananas waiting to be used, and so we decided on Banana Bread with big chunks of walnuts for Grandpa. That would suit him just fine, but not Addi and I. We needed […]

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This Pound Cake is my favorite. It’s probably because it’s the most calorie ridden cake on earth! Sometimes, you just have to enjoy each bite, then go for a long run. In this case, probably two long runs. I usually just make the pound cake, then top it with berries and Whipped Cream. This time, […]

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This recipe is also from Pat and Gina Neely (Down home with the Neely’s). It is similar to Coffee Cake. It’s a traditional Southern butter cake filled with pecans and cinnamon and finished with a light sugar glaze. At their restaurant, this dessert rules the house! You can serve it with icecream at the end […]

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