Serving Holiday Desserts

Setting a 4th Of July Table

I hope that everyone had a wonderful Fourth Of July!  We kept it pretty simple, enjoyed some pool time, had some burgers on the grill, and enjoyed The “Wave Your Flag” cake from Kraft that I made. I wanted to share a few tips that I used for serving my Wave Your Flag Cake.   click to read more

Red, White And Blue Flag Cake

Red White And Blue Cake

I have a super fun (not to mention easy) Red, White and Blue Flag Cake to share with you, the Wave Your Flag “Cake” from the folks at Kraft.  A fun and summery twist on cake that is perfect to serve at your Fourth Of July parties, picnics or get togethers. This cake brings together click to read more

Cookies And Cream Cake

Oreo Cookie Cake

Life is full of hard decisions.  What to for a living, where to live, who to marry, what to name your kids, making chocolate cake or vanilla cake, things like that.   For the first few, I’m afraid you are own your own, but when it comes to chocolate cake or vanilla cake, I say go click to read more

Éclair Cake

Easy Eclair Cake

While summertime entertaining often means big get togethers with family and friends, sometimes it’s much simpler than that.  Sometimes celebrating summer means time spent at home with the family.  While I love to get together with others, sometimes I really enjoy just hanging out at home with our family and doing little things to make click to read more

Graham Cracker Éclair “Cake”

Easy Eclair Cake

Ready for another delicious no bake, easy to make treat, that is perfect for summer?  How about a Graham Cracker Éclair “Cake”? This is so easy, let me show you how it’s made. You only need a few ingredients to make this sweet summer dessert.  HONEY MAID Honey Grahams, JELL-O Vanilla Flavor Instant Pudding, milk, click to read more

Mini Easter Cakes

Easter Cakes

While I love to make cupcakes, one of my favorite small treats to make are mini cakes.   Not much larger than a cupcake, they are perfect for individual servings, but there is something super sweet about them.   These are perfect for Easter and would look darling on an Easter table. This isn’t so much a click to read more

Carrot Cake Cupcakes

Carrot Cake Cupcakes-3

One of my favorite Easter desserts is carrot cake.  Such a delicious moist cake, with great texture, a bit of spice and the real star of the show, the cream cheese frosting. Carrot cake is one of those cakes that seems to get tucked away with the Easter recipes, but really is a great year click to read more

St Patrick’s Day Cupcakes

St Patricks Day Cupcakes

How about some fun and easy St. Patrick’s Day Cupcakes?   Chocolate cupcakes with white chocolate mint frosting to be exact!   The frosting is all kinds of amazing and it is the star of the show. And that fun little glittery shamrock cupcake topper?  That’s simply a piece of green taffy, rolled out, cut with a click to read more

Rose Cake

Gluten Free Rose Cake

I’ve said it a few times, a cake decorator I am not.  But after long admiring the beautiful rose cakes that Amanda, the blogger behind I Am Baker, makes, I decided to study her tutorials closely and finally try making a rose cake myself.   I Am Baker was right, her rose cakes really are click to read more

German Chocolate Cake Cupcakes

German Chocolate Cake Cupcakes

Let’s talk German Chocolate Cake. It is not just any cake, German Chocolate Cake is my husband’s favorite cake.  And today happens be my husband’s birthday. German Chocolate Cake is the cake I brought him on his 21st birthday (note I didn’t say “made” – small technical detail), the day that is also known as click to read more

Dark Chocolate Chunk Cream Cheese Cake

Dark Chocolate Chunk Cream Cheese Cake Recipe

Dark Chocolate.  Cream Cheese.  Cake.   Yeah, I think that sounds like a pretty darn delicious combo.   And trust me, it is.  This Dark Chocolate Chunk Cream Cheese Cake is simple to make, but a nice change on your average cakes and bars (it comes out a bit of something in between).   They are wonderfully rich click to read more

Luscious Lemon Poke Cake For Mother’s Day

A Lovely Lemon Cake at Love From The Oven

As we head into summer (okay, in Arizona we are probably doing that a little earlier than some), all I can think about baking these days are lemon and lime desserts.   Just great refreshing flavors that are perfect for special occasions such as Mother’s Day, graduations, Memorial Day, Father’s Day (you know, all of those click to read more