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Rhubarb Pound Cake

Every year I look forward to rhubarb season, as it is one of my favorite fruits that is actually a vegetable. Over the years on this blog we’ve enjoyed Rhubarb Muffins, Rhubarb Apple Pie, and Rhubarb Tart.  Today, a moist, … Continue reading

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Cookies N’ Cream Cake

I recently found myself in a “bake a cake for no apparent reason” mood, and decided to try out a recipe that I had been holding on to for a few years now.  This Oreo cake is fairly easy, and … Continue reading

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Boston Cream Pie

…no explanation necessary. Boston Cream Pie slightly adapted from Cook’s Illustrated Pastry Cream 2 c half-and-half 6 large egg yolks ½ c sugar pinch table salt ¼ c all-purpose flour 4 T cold unsalted butter, cut into four pieces 1 ½ … Continue reading

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Midnight Sin Chocolate Cake

Last week my office underwent a big change when one of my coworkers retired.  She was one of the more senior level people in the office and had always been my go-to human encyclopedia when I needed help on a … Continue reading

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Triple Chocolate Mousse Cake

It may technically still be summer, and some days are still warm(ish), but Labor Day has passed so it’s unofficially fall.  I hope you all enjoyed your Labor Day weekend.  I spent several days trekking around Puerto Rico, sometimes laying … Continue reading

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Grapefruit Pound Cake

Sometimes I bake something with no intention whatsoever of blogging it.  It seems simple and not so special and just something I made for the heck of it.  Fortunately, this has happened enough times that I now photograph most things … Continue reading

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Lemon Blueberry Triple Layer Cake

Last weekend family and friends gathered to celebrate my dad’s retirement.  After 40 years of working (albeit one day per week  for those of you who know him, haha), he is now on Easy Street. The opportunity to feed a … Continue reading

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Chocolate Mug Cake

Have you ever wanted a slice of cake?  Just one slice?  But you don’t have a cake.  And if you made a cake, you’d surely eat the whole entire cake.  And, well, that just wouldn’t be pretty.  And that means … Continue reading

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Red Velvet Cupcakes

Red Velvet Cake has been one of my favorites for a few years now, but I had never made it myself.  Because I had some excess cream cheese on hand, but more so because it was my coworker’s birthday and … Continue reading

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Butterfinger Banana Cake with Peanut Butter Cream Cheese Frosting

Do you have somebody who you have wronged and you don’t know how to make it right again?  Has your childhood friend never forgiven you for comparing her hair to a poodle?  (Mine has, and she remains a dear friend … Continue reading

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