Cakes

Classic Chocolate Birthday Cake with Vanilla Buttercream

Today is another snow day! I feel like I haven’t had a full week of school in forever, and I’m definitely not complaining. I’m especially happy we have a snow day today because it’s also my sister’s birthday! Now, I get to spend her whole special day with her, and enjoy the cake that I…… Continue reading Classic Chocolate Birthday Cake with Vanilla Buttercream

Cakes

Peanut Butter Chocolate 4-Layer Ombre Cake

Peanut butter. Chocolate. Peanut butter and chocolate. Together. In a cake. A Peanut Butter Chocolate 4-Layer Ombre Cake. Although this cake may look difficult to make, I promise you – it’s easier than it appears! After making a base cake recipe, each layer is created by stirring in different additional ingredients, like cocoa powder or…… Continue reading Peanut Butter Chocolate 4-Layer Ombre Cake

Cupcakes

Cinnamon Carrot Cake Cupcakes with Cream Cheese Frosting

The three C’s. Carrot Cake Cupcakes. Well, actually 6 if you count the Cinnamon and the Cream Cheese, but who’s counting? 😉 These babies are amazing! You’ll love them. Why? They’re quicker and easier to make than a whole carrot cake, but they still have the traditional light, springy flavor that everyone loves! I mentioned this before in my full-size…… Continue reading Cinnamon Carrot Cake Cupcakes with Cream Cheese Frosting

Cupcakes

Chocolate Cupcakes & Strawberry Espresso Frosting

My mom absolutely loved these cupcakes – they were one of her Mother’s Day presents from me! My mother (like anyone in their right mind) is a huge chocolate fan. We have to hide the chocolate covered almonds so she doesn’t eat them all in one sitting! She also loves any type of fresh fruit,…… Continue reading Chocolate Cupcakes & Strawberry Espresso Frosting