Peanut Butter Banana Doggy Cake

So my little muffin’s, Lovey’s, birthday is today and she is turning seven!  So naturally I had to make her her very own cake. I just can’t believe that she’s already seven!  It seems like just yesterday we rescued her as a puppy from a local fruit stand. She’s been a fantastic little companion all these seven years.  In honor of her, […]

Heidelbeerkuchen

Lately I have been branching out in my musical tastes.  My usuals have always been Coldplay (duh), Muse (smashing), Kimbra (so darling), Florence + The Machine (empowering), and the Killers (let’s get hype).  Nowadays I have branched out a bit more.  BOY (the Hamburg-based band) has definitely been my go-to, as well as Of Monsters and Men, Bon […]

Midnight Chocolate Bundt

For Father’s Day this year, I decided to make my dad an incredibly moist chocolate cake covered with a delightfully nutty chocolate glaze. It’s amazing. Make it right now. Your dad will love it. Midnight Chocolate Bundt Slightly adapted from Joy the Baker, http://joythebaker.com/2010/05/the-making-baking-and-consumption-of-the-best-chocolate-bundt-cake-ever/.  The glaze is a take on the Texas Sheet Cake glaze from […]

Banana Crumb Cake

Yesterday was a day spent baking, baking, schooling, baking, schooling, and then baking some more.  It was a day spent experimenting with new recipes–some of which turned out, and some of which need a bit more tweaking.  To guarantee something tasty and sweet for the evening, I made this banana crumb cake, whose recipe was […]