Vintage cake for Vintage people…

When I offered to make dessert for my parents to take to their card club, they were not expecting something highly decorated. They would have been happy with just a great-tasting dessert. They were very surprised when I showed up with this “vintage” cake....
Baby IS a Cake

Baby IS a Cake

One day there was a baby shower planned for a friend from church. I called the girl who was planning the shower and asked if I could make the cake. She was very happy to have it made for free. Me? I wanted to see if I could make a 3-D baby that WAS a cake, and this...

A Gift for Melissa & Lance

There is something really special about a homemade wedding gift. When we got married, my husband’s grandmother made us a beautiful quilt. Thirty-three years later, the quilt is still beautiful, but Grandma passed away years ago. When my niece and her husband got...

A New Year’s Eve Wedding

When our daughter and her fiance’ decided on a New Year’s Eve wedding, it was only natural to go with red roses. The church was already decorated in reds for Christmas, so we decided to just carry on with the theme. This one was a labor of love, for sure....
Chocolate/Peanut Butter Leopard Cake

Chocolate/Peanut Butter Leopard Cake

This is my idea of the ultimate in chocolate and peanut butter. It is a dark chocolate mocha fudge cake, with a cream cheese/chocolate chip filling that is baked in with the cake. Then, it is filled with peanut butter fudge filling, hazelnut cream, and chopped peanut...