Simple Strawberry Cake

Two things: 1. I love baking because it’s an art that gives me very quick and satisfying results. 2. I LOVE STRAWBERRY SEASON. My dad bought a TON of strawberries for $2 (!!!) and I decided earlier this afternoon that I needed to make something quick, delicious, and not too fattening, so of course I…

Chocolate Dipped Coconut Cakes

My favorite story about this particular recipe is that my mom and my dad’s mom slaved over making hundreds of these the night before my mom and dad got married.

Lemon Poppy Seed Cake

This weekend I made lemon poppy seed cake with almond cream cheese frosting because I had leftover lemons from making garlic lemon cabbage. Both recipes turned out great, although my mom complained that I made the cake because it’s Lent, and although we don’t celebrate it for religious purposes whatsoever, we do follow it dietically…

Night of Stars

My mom celebrated 10 years at Henry Ford hospital this past fall and I attended her banquet with her. These were the very cute Tiramisu desserts that were served that night.   You may NOT use this work outside of the viewing pleasure of this blog. Thank you!

Strawberry Crumble – Perfect for Valentine’s Day

I have this tendency to buy delicious fruits and vegetables and then after a few meals, forget about them. Case in point: strawberries. I bought 2 boxes cause they were on sale and looked good and kinda forgot about them. So today I wanted to make a pie, but my pie crusts disappeared. Thankfully, I’m…