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. 

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

Harvest Apple Cake

Harvest Apple Cake -

Harvest Apple Cake   Print Cook time 60 mins Total time 1 hour   Grandma's Recipe Author: Sweet Dash of Sass Recipe type: Dessert Serves: 12 Ingredients 4 cups apples, diced (about 5-6 medium) 2 cups sugar 2 cups flour 2 eggs 1 cup oil 1 cup pecans, chopped 2 teaspoons baking soda 1½ teaspoons cinnamon 1 teaspoon nutmeg 1 teaspoon vanilla Instructions Pre-heat oven to 350 degrees. In a large bowl, mix apples and sugar together. Let stand 1 hour, stirring

Cookies & Cream Cake

Cookies & Cream Cake

Cookies & Cream Cake   Print Author: Sweet Dash of Sass Recipe type: Dessert Serves: 12 Ingredients 1 package white cake mix 16 OREO’s, coarsely crushed 1 small package (3 oz) cream cheese, softened 2 tsp. milk 2 cups of heavy whipping cream ¾ cup powdered sugar Additional OREO’s for decoration Instructions Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Prepare cake batter according to package directions. Stir in crushed cookies. Spoon into a greased and floured bundt pan. Bake at