Fault Line Cake

Share this…PrintPinterestemailFacebookGoogle+TwitterLinkedinThe monthly birthday cake for our Church should be simple — because I don’t have time to do complicated — but I never allow it to be so. DH knows me so much better than I know myself. He told me I need to be challenged and that is why every time I do…

Filigree Swirl Wedding Cake

Share this…PrintPinterestemailFacebookGoogle+TwitterLinkedinI’ve only ever made one wedding cake and it was a 2-tiered naked cake with fresh lavender. Very low pressure and yet my hands were still shaking when I was arranging the lavender around the cake. I had no intention of making another wedding cake. But then my priest’s wife called with a request….

Murder Mystery Escape Room Party Cake

Share this…PrintPinterestemailFacebookGoogle+TwitterLinkedinThat was a mouthful of a title but the cake was for a murder mystery party with an escape room.  It was for my daughter’s 13th birthday party and, as you can imagine, we were quite busy with the planning. This was the invitation and, by the way, if you’re interested I highly recommend…

Upside-down Vegan Chocolate Birthday Cake with Vegan Coconut Cream Ganache

Share this…PrintPinterestemailFacebookGoogle+TwitterLinkedin After much stress and tears I think I have finally settled upon a vegan cake and vegan ganache that is both structurally sound and tasty. I tried coconut milk beverage, canned coconut milk, soy milk, and finally, coconut cream in two different varieties. I have also tried different ratios of nondairy milk to…

Mozart Torte

Share this…PrintPinterestemailFacebookGoogle+TwitterLinkedinAnother beautiful offering from The European Cake Cookbook and probably one of my favorites, the Mozart Torte.  Take a look at the book if you haven’t seen it yet: We have a new rotating schedule at church which means I cannot sign up for dessert every week but have to wait for my turn…

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