Red Velvet Rose Cake »

Red Velvet Rose Cake

You’ve probably seen this cake around the web, the rose’s pretty isn’t it? Of course I have to make it too cause I just  love dainty, pretty, and swirly cakes!  I was thinking of making  chocolate cake at first because it’s my favorite but I’m not sure my whipped chocolate ganache will hold the [...]

Spider Cake »

Spider Cake

My  7 -year old son helped me in making this awesome cake; he designed the spider, otherwise I would have just made a big cake ball with legs and eyes..I would have been satisfied with that, but I have to admit this cake looks so much more like a spider than what I had in [...]

Mocha Meringue Buttercream »

Mocha Meringue Buttercream

This is a cross between Italian Meringue Butter Cream (aka IMBC to homebakers like myself) and French Butter Cream or Mousseline. Both are really delicious, the difference between the two is that the former uses egg whites only while the French buttercream uses egg yolks which I find too rich, btw.  These two are quite [...]

Banana and Chocolate Crepes »

Banana and Chocolate Crepes

Crepes are just like pancakes…paper-thin pancakes that you fill with fresh or cooked fruit fillings inside with chocolate sauce or whipped delicious. If only it’s as easy to make as regular pancakes. The first time I tried making crepes, it was a disaster, I wasn’t able to make a single crepe, they were all [...]

Ube Layer Cake (Purple Yam Cake) »

Ube Layer Cake (Purple Yam Cake)

Ube (purple yam) cake is one of my favorite cakes, my husband used to bring this home for me but when I finally knew how to bake,  this cake is one of the many, many cakes that I learned to make at home and we get to eat as much and as often as we [...]

Coconut Cake with Lemon Curd »

Coconut Cake with Lemon Curd

I made this cake so I can use my homemade lemon curd; I have this on my mind for a long time but only got to finally make it last week.  Usually, I like to use meringue or egg whites frosting to cover and fill my coconut layer cake but I ran out of eggs. [...]

Steamed Chocolate Cake »

Steamed Chocolate Cake

I’ve seen this from other food/recipe bloggers before and I was amazed.. moist and soft chocolate cake without using an! How I wish that I knew this way, way back..*sigh*. This cake is really easy to make (of course it is or I would not have bothered) and expect a delicious cake at the [...]

Swedish Visiting Cake »

Swedish Visiting Cake

One of the simplest and delicious cakes out there and easily one of my favorites, too.  I can’t believe that I have not posted it here yet, I thought I did.  Anyhoo, like I said this is very easy and your home will smell unbelievably delicious when you make this-imagine warm lemon, vanilla and butter… [...]

Pinwheel Cookies »

Pinwheel Cookies

This is part 2 of the 4-in-1 cookie dough post. I’ve never tried making pinwheel cookies before; I love how pretty and delicious they look so when I saw this recipe I just had to try it.  I’m not gonna lie though, it’s not as simple to make as the recipe appears to be; it’s [...]

4-in-1 Cookie Dough »

4-in-1 Cookie Dough

This wonderful cookie dough recipe is a joy to make;  it’s easy, versatile and can make delicious cookies…4 different cookies!  You can make Pinwheel cookies, thumbprint cookies, sugar cookie cut-outs and pecan bars using this dough. I tried only two of the recipes using this dough: thumbprint and pinwheel cookies but I’m posting all four [...]

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