Fresh Strawberry Cake with Meyer Lemon Glaze

Fresh Strawberry Cake with Meyer Lemon Icing - -- perfect dessert to make during Strawberry Season

I absolutely LOVE Strawberry season! I love making smoothies, strawberry shortcakes, or even just eating them on their own. This year, I wanted to try making a new dessert.  As I was searching through Pinterest, I happened to come across this tasty looking cake recipe by The Spicy Perspective.  I figured this would be the perfect dessert to make while my mom was visiting. This is super easy to make.  The cake is super moist and had so much flavor.  I dusted the cake with powdered sugar,

Mini Pineapple Upside Down Cakes


Let's Flash back to 5 years ago...I had just recently started dating my now husband. We ended up taking an adventure over to our local Sur La Table.  I believe they had a free knife sharpening event going on, so I convinced Bob to go with me.  As you can imagine, me in a cooking store is like a kid in a candy store.  There were so many kitchen gadgets I wanted to get.  Bob was making me laugh trying on all the aprons and oven mitts.  Some of my favorite memories are from this date. 

Pistachio Cake

Pistachio Cake -

Pistachio Cake   Print Author: Sweet Dash of Sass Recipe type: Dessert Ingredients 1 (18.25 oz) box yellow cake mix (preferably Pillsbury) 1 (3.4 oz) box instant pistachio pudding mix 4 eggs 1-1/2 cups water ¼ cup vegetable oil ½ teaspoon almond extract 7 drops green food coloring Instructions Pre-heat oven to 350 degrees. Grease and flour a bundt pan. In a large bowl, mix pudding mix and box cake mix together. Add eggs, water, oil, almond extract, and green food

Chocolate Peanut Butter Cake

Chocolate Peanut Butter Cake -

A few years ago, I made this cake for a friends birthday.  She was a huge fan of Reese's Peanut Butter Cups, so I thought this would be the perfect recipe for her.  She absolutely loved it!  If you are a fan of chocolate and peanut butter, then you will definitely be a fan of this cake!

Meyer Lemon & Poppyseed Cake


This week, my neighbor gave me several Meyer Lemons from his friends tree.  I was super excited to make some new "sweet" recipes with these lemons.  This was the first lemon recipe that I made with them.  It was super delicious and had tons of flavor!  I dusted with powdered sugar for the picture, but it also tastes great with a powdered sugar glaze.  This was recipe was adapted from Alaska from Scratch. I have plenty more lemons to make some more recipes with.  I'm definitely open to any