Chocolate Cherry Coke Cake in a Jar – Share a Coke


I decided to share Coke with my family. We each put two tablespoons of Coke in our jar cakes, and when they were done baking, we had a quiet little moment at the picnic table in the shade...

Rainbow Cake in a Jar


Your St. Patricks / Birthday / Rainbow party is going to be such a huge success with these cute jar cakes in your party plan!..

German Chocolate Skillet Cake

german chocolate cake

My awesome brother gave me a brand new 12-inch skillet as a gift recently. I was so excited to get it seasoned and start using it. I couldn't decide what to make in it first!..

Orange Funfetti Cupcakes


Nothing against boxed cake mixes, I think they occupy a wonderful place in this world, but I really prefer to doctor them up a bit. Add some buttermilk and sour cream and make them even tastier with a nice heavy texture. Maybe throw in some sprinkl..

Chocolate Peanut Butter Cake

The Lizard finally settled on Chocolate Peanut Butter Cake for his birthday, which is just fine with me. My family's love of chocolate and peanut butter is practically legend. As if chocolate peanut butter cake and peanut butter frosting weren't en..

Chocolate Pound Cake

chocolate cake

At any rate, it was time for chocolate at my house, in a big way. Not light and fluffy tiny bits of chocolate, but heavy, dense, serious amounts of chocolate. Even with all that, I still had to resist the urge to cover it with chocolate syrup and O..

Almond Buttermilk Cake

almond cake

The book says it's called a visiting cake because you can see your neighbors coming up the road, and throw this cake together before they get to the front door. It's just about right, too. This thing was easy like Sunday morning...

Brown Sugar Cake with Salted Caramel Dip

brown sugar recipe

When I informed Robb of an upcoming dinner get-together, and asked what I should make for dessert, cake and dip was his idea. Changing the chocolate dip to caramel dip was his idea, too. Changing the white cake to brown sugar cake was my idea, thou..

Coconut Lime Poke Cake

Then I remembered the time I made Coconut Lime Sugar Cookies and decided I needed that flavor combination in my life again. So it really could not be a lime poke cake. It HAD to be a Coconut Lime Poke Cake. It was the only choice...

Vanilla Cupcakes

white cake recipe

I actually love this recipe, because it's super easy. You start with a boxed white cake mix, and then you improve on it by adding your own concoction of creamy milk fats...