Simple Boston Creme Cake

We are still loving all the desserts! I love Poke Cakes because you can make so many different cakes from one idea. This cake was requested by my wife the other night when she was craving Boston Creme Donuts. It gives you the flavor of the Boston Creme Pie or Donuts without the heaviness. I…

Banana Blondie Brownies with Caramel Frosting

Fridays tend to be my sweet recipe days. We like to make brownies, cakes, or cookies for the weekend. It helps to get us through. We are starting to get ready for Christmas too. We cannot have our usual parties and such so we are planning on making lots of cookies and breads to send…

Mini Cherry Cheesecakes

We just got the schedule for back to school. We don’t start until after Labor Day, which is normal here, but the first week back 25% of the students go for half a day each day. So, my son goes one day for half a day. Then the next week they send 25% of the…

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…

Gooey Butter Cake

Day 20 – Another gray day. At least it is slightly warmer today. The gray 30 degree days need to end, now. We are making dessert just about every day right now. We never used to have dessert before this shelter-in-place started. I think the whole emotional toll has made us crave carbs. Oh, wait….

Simple Gingerbread Bars with Cream Cheese Frosting

I love the smell of gingerbread. Next to cinnamon it is the smell that makes me think of Christmas. I love gingerbread cookies, muffins, pancakes, you name it I will eat it! But, things have been so busy lately that I haven’t even had time to make cookies. I am hoping to spend some time…