Fresh Strawberry Cake Using White Box Mix

In the professional baking world, using boxed cake can be frowned upon. When I started baking, I had the same feelings. I wanted to develop recipes from scratch and felt like using a box was shameful. That cannot be more further from the truth! There is absolutely NOTHING wrong with …

Roll Out Sugar Cookie Recipe

I started my journey with sugar cookies about 4 years ago. I never even considered making or decorating cookies, but I got an order for cookies from one of my regular customers. I decided to go ahead and try. Well, that was a disaster waiting to happen. Every recipe I …

American Buttercream Recipe

Buttercream is an icing that is made with butter.  There are several types of buttercream, but today we will be focusing on American Buttercream. In my baking, I use American buttercream more than any other type of buttercream. It is great on cupcakes, as cake fillings and on the outside …

How to Make Pecan Praline Cheesecake!

Everyone loves cheesecake! Well, at least everyone that I know! In my baking career, I have developed a few different cheesecake recipes, and most of them are fall/winter recipes for the holidays. I make a killer sweet potato cheesecake! But, that’s for another day and another blog post! This holiday …

How to Make a Chocolate Chip Cookie Cake!

Cookie Cakes have been a favorite for kids for so many years! As a kid, I remember walking through the mall and seeing the cookie cakes displayed in the glass case.  Now, my kids love cookie cakes so much. I’m so happy that I can make them at home now! …

How to Make Sweet Potato Biscuits

Sweet Potato Biscuits first made their way into my family’s life about 3 years ago. Joseph and I went to dinner for our first wedding anniversary. The restaurant was a new trendy place in town, and one of Joseph’s old colleagues was the head chef. We were told that we …