Our Family’s Perfect Chocolate Cake

Everyone has a different perception of the perfect chocolate cake.  While I have many favorite chocolate cake recipes, I believe this one pleases the masses.  It is a super moist cake with an old fashioned chocolate butter frosting.  When my children were younger, I was in search of the perfect chocolate cake and perfect chocolate … Read moreOur Family’s Perfect Chocolate Cake

Never Give Up! Eiffel Tower Cookie

  Okay, so this cookie almost went immediately into the trash after the first stencil.  A detailed stencil and black icing are a very frustrating combination.  The cookie was just uninteresting; the black food color bled into the pink.  Lots of variables to consider when stenciling a cookie that I’ll cover in another post.  I … Read moreNever Give Up! Eiffel Tower Cookie

Red Velvet Cake Balls

Let me just start off by stating unequivocally that I am a scratch baker!  Period!  No room for semi-homemade in this house!  That being said, the Oscars were on last night!!  I didn’t have time to bake (much less from scratch) but I wanted to make something sweet to mail to my boys in college. … Read moreRed Velvet Cake Balls