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Sprinklicious Celebration Cake

Growing up, I never had funfetti cake. My family always celebrated birthdays with chocolate cake (see this post for the classic Dale birthday cake), and we rarely ventured out into the broader world of cake. But as I’ve become more a part of the baking community, I’ve seen again and again lovely rainbow-speckled cakes! I…… Continue reading Sprinklicious Celebration Cake

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Neapolitan Decadence Cake

It’s here! The end of summer is truly upon us. I move into my new college this week (!!) and while shopping for school supplies and fall clothes is always a treat, I’m doing my best to savor summer until the last second. Today’s recipe is utterly decadent, as its name suggests. Four layers of…… Continue reading Neapolitan Decadence Cake

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Lemon Blueberry Sunshine Cake

On this overcast August day, I can’t help but feel a bit gloomy. Summer is coming to an end and cold weather is just around the corner. But today’s recipe is the slice of sunshine we all need. Whether you want to bake it on a rainy day to brighten things up or double the…… Continue reading Lemon Blueberry Sunshine Cake

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Victoria Sponge Cake

You guys, do you know for sure if you have to be British to be a contestant on The Great British Baking Show? The internet says yes, you do, but I’m still crossing my fingers for a loophole. I love GBBS with a passion only a baking-obsessed individual can possess. A perfect evening for me consists…… Continue reading Victoria Sponge Cake

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Berry Almond Cake with Coconut Whipped Cream

It’s installment number two from Mother’s Day brunch! If you missed number one, it was Carrot Cake Petit Fours… to die for carrot-y deliciousness. Today’s recipe is a perfect compliment. With sweet berries, dense and moist almond cake, and the light, slightly surprising flavor of coconut whipped cream, this Berry Almond Cake with Coconut Whipped…… Continue reading Berry Almond Cake with Coconut Whipped Cream

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Carrot Cake Petit Fours

Happy Monday, everyone! I have a super cute recipe to share with you today, packed with enough sweetness to get you through what is undoubtedly the hardest day of the week… especially after such a beautiful weekend. Carrot Cake Petit Fours! The sun’s been shining nonstop in CT, and Mother’s Day last weekend was an…… Continue reading Carrot Cake Petit Fours

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Milk and Cookies Cake

Happy Thursday! We’ve almost made it through the week, you guys – only a day to go. We can do this. And this ~Milk and Cookies Cake~ is going to help us get there. Save this recipe for the weekend, and have a supremely delicious and unique recipe to look forward to! I was inspired by…… Continue reading Milk and Cookies Cake

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Coconut Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting

Here in Boston, I’m stuck inside while snow falls in fluffy white flakes. All day I’ve been dreaming of this amazing cake… it’s sweet, but not too sweet, light and fluffy like the snow, and oh-so comforting and cozy. I’m definitely going to make it again around Easter time – the coconut is such a springy…… Continue reading Coconut Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting

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Peanut Butter Chocolate Dream Cake

Happy Valentine’s Day, lovelies! This cake is my valentine to you. It’s my personal favorite cake I’ve ever made. If you know me, you know of my undying love for peanut butter… peanut butter cups, peanut butter swirl ice cream, and (especially) a spoonful of peanut butter right from the jar. In this dreamy cake, I’ve…… Continue reading Peanut Butter Chocolate Dream Cake

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Strawberry Vanilla Valentine Cake

Hello, lovely blog world! How are you all doing? I can’t even tell you guys how excited I am to finally be sharing this recipe with you. I tried it out over winter break, and it’s been on my mind since then. It’s the perfect Valentine’s Day treat to make for your loved ones, your galentines,…… Continue reading Strawberry Vanilla Valentine Cake