6 Desserts for Picnics

Hershey’s Cocoa Chocolate Layer Cake (click for link to recipe) My favorite cake in the world is a Wegman’s Chocolate Cake. Wegman’s is an north east coast grocery chain. They have a chocolate cake that I have buckled in seat belt for a 10 hour drive half way across the country and had flown on…

Buttery Pound Cake

We are in our first week of school being out! Yeah! My son still has some work to finish for his online AP English Composition class and next week he is taking an honors college application writing class but other than that we are done. I say we because he still needs me to keep…

Almond Cake

Day 69 – I recently asked for my family to make me an almond cake. They had promised to make me a cake and this is what I really wanted. They did an amazing job! They used this recipe for Almond Cream Cake from Tastes of Lizzie T (click for link to blog post) and…

1940s Betty Crocker Chocolate Chips Cake

I love finding recipes like this. I was talking the other day about a chocolate chip cake that I used to make when I was young and first learning to bake. It was in my mother’s big red Betty Crocker cookbook. That cookbook was a staple in our house. I used it all the time…

Paula Deen’s Apple Bundt Cake- My 400th Post

Wow, 400 posts.  I have been watching the number of posts add up to this closely.  On Chinese New Year, January 24, 2012, I started my game of trying to make a different meal each week night for one year.  About 2 3/4 years later I am still working on this. I took two big…