Pumpkin Spice Cake

pumpkin spice cake

I’m calling this Pumpkin Spice Cake, because it’s made with pumpkin pie spice, but it also reminds me a lot of carrot cake. The frosting came out especially nice, and I think it’s the frosting combined with the cake that seems similar to carrot cake. Still, I can’t bring myself to call it carrot cake… 

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Gluten Free Coffee Cake


I have to give credit for this idea to Andy, my husband. The other day I made my Vanilla Bean Cake, and he said, “You know what would be really good? If you made this into coffee cake.” I thought making a variation of it sounded great. One of the reasons I think everyone loves… 

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My Kids’ 2009 Birthday Cake


As promised, I took a photo of Zoe and Ashley’s birthday cake. I’m really happy with the way it came out, and most importantly, the girls loved it! Here’s the recipe I used: Vanilla Bean Cake with Chocolate Frosting ♥, Kelly

Vanilla Bean Cake


Zoe and Ashley’s birthdays are coming up, and Zoe asked me for a vanilla cake with chocolate frosting. I decided to create a new cake recipe for their birthdays, using as few ingredients as possible, for as little money as possible. Also the cake had to be moist and delicious A little research and a… 

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Gluten Free Orange Cake


I was looking at some of my favorite blogs for recipes and inspiration yesterday, when I saw Orange Cake at Elanas Pantry. It was news to me, as Elana mentioned, that Starbucks has released a gluten-free orange cake. I go to my local coffee shop nine times out of ten, where they always have a… 

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Coconut Cupcakes

The girls and I made cupcakes on this windy second day of May. After they cooled we topped them with melted dark (dairy-free) chocolate, and then dipped half of them in toasted coconut. This recipe is inspired by one from Cooking With Coconut Flour. Gluten-free Coconut Cupcakes Beat with electric mixer: 1/4 cup liquified coconut… 

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