Chocolate Peanut Butter Cake: Easy and Decadent

Chocolate peanut butter cake. This recipe is easy to make and so decadent, with layers of chocolate cake, peanut butter and chocolate ganache. My entire family loves chocolate. However, my brother is a chocolate peanut butter fanatic. So, since it was his birthday, while we were at the beach, I made a decadent chocolate peanut… [Read More]

Easy Flag Fruit Tart

This simple patriotic flag fruit tart recipe is a big hit at parties. It’s another oldie but goodie. Using fresh fruit, packaged cookie dough, and an easy cream cheese filling you can make a beautiful and tasty tart for everyone to enjoy. Easy Flag Fruit Tart   For this one I arranged the fruit on a… [Read More]

Easy Ice Cream Brownie Cake Recipe

I made this easy ice cream brownie cake for Christmas Eve. We had a few cookies and candies, and my sister also brought over a nice tray of cookies, but I just had to serve something in addition for dessert. It was last minute, but I couldn’t believe how easy and yummy this dessert turned out…. [Read More]

Scented Geranium Cake

This recipe for scented geranium cake is super easy to make. It’s great for a lady’s lunch or tea, or even for a small baby or wedding shower. Here, I am using scented geraniums, similar to the ever popular large colorful flowered nursery hybrids, however, these plants have strongly scented leaves and very small flowers…. [Read More]

Wildly Delicious Chocolate Torte

This recipe came to me from some of my girlfriends in college. For my birthday they gave me this booklet on chocolate. One of the recipes was this rich, dense, sinful, chocolate torte. Chocolate Torte   I’ve been making my own simplified version of it for years, and it’s pretty easy to make. One of my favorite… [Read More]

Fancy Chocolate Charlotte Cake Recipe

I remember that my mother used to make this fancy chocolate mousse cake with lady fingers on special occasions. Unfortunately, I haven’t been able to find her recipe in any of her books or clippings. Just another thing I wish I would have asked her about before she passed.    Luckily in today’s world we… [Read More]

Mississippi Mud Cake Recipe

If you like chocolate, and lets face it who doesn’t, you’ll love this recipe. I originally tasted this decadent dessert on a beach vacation with some of my Tennessee friends. Each family was responsible for cooking dinner for everyone one night during the week. My friend Julie made this amazing cake that was so yummy,… [Read More]