Monthly Archives: June 2016

White Chocolate Cake with Strawberry Jam

I have officially made a successful drip cake! (And it actually wasn’t that hard… Shhhh…) I made a simple vanilla cake with a bunch of melted white chocolate folded into the batter just before baking (recipe here). I made the full … Continue reading

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The Biggest (and Best) Chocolate Peanut Butter Chip Cookies

I cannot stop eating these cookies. No, seriously. Usually I am not a big chocolate cookie fan. I feel like chocolate cookies never taste enough like chocolate. But these have a nice rich flavor and then are absolutely loaded with … Continue reading

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Key Lime Pie Cake

I made this cake for a birthday party. Sadly, the party ended up getting cancelled, but I wanted to finish it anyway. I think this cake may overtake my Dobos Torte for prettiest cake I’ve made so far… It’s a white sour-cream … Continue reading

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Carrot Cake with Rum Caramel Glaze

I really meant to make carrot cake much earlier in the spring, like February or March. As it turned out, I made it in the middle of may during the hottest weekend we’ve had so far! So hot that my … Continue reading

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Grapefruit Poppyseed Cake

I made this cake in May but I don’t think it’s too soon to say this may be my favorite cake of the summer. I served it at our house-warming party to rave reviews, and happily snacked on leftover pieces … Continue reading

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Six-Layer Neapolitan Cake

I made this cake for an end-of-year picnic hosted by my program. I was told there would be a prize for the best dessert, but they totally lied. So that made me kind of mad, but, let’s be honest, I … Continue reading

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