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It’s like a chocolate chip cookie, but in cake form. Plus you can eat if for breakfast. Need I say more?

Chocolate Chip Coffee Cake |

When you get a craving for cake, it’s best just to give in.

And when that craving comes first thing in the morning? Coffee cake is here to save us all. It’s every bit as scrumptious as regular cake, but it somehow passes as an acceptable treat for anytime of the day simply because it’s called coffee cake.

A huge “thank you!” to the person who came up with that one. Continue Reading…


Light and tender, this cake is easy enough for casual weeknights,  but fancy enough to impress weekend dinner guests.

Lemon Olive Oil Cake |

There are many recipes on this site that are fabulous but ultimately forgotten, sadly, in my search for new great recipes. (I can only eat so much dessert, y’all.)

Then there are other recipes that I fall head over heels in love with and bake over and over again. Like this simply dreamy lemon olive oil cake. Continue Reading…


This right here is every chocolate lover’s dream— dark chocolate cake layers sandwiched together with fudge cream filling and covered with easy fudge frosting.

Chocolate Fudge  Layer Cake from

Over the weekend my little Johnny turned 3. It’s hard to believe he joined our family only 3 short years ago, it feels like he’s always been with us and I can’t imagine life without our happy little boy.

We kept birthday celebrations fun yet simple, though I spared no effort on his birthday cake, of course. Cake is the most important part! Continue Reading…