Category Archives: Cakes

Peach Upside-Down Cake


Do you remember the first time you made an “upside-down” cake? I recall being apprehensive about flipping the cake onto a platter, worried about a first class kitchen calamity.  I mean, really, holding onto a hot cast iron skillet with … Continue reading

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Cheesecakes Galore


I find myself so busy of late that my blogging time is minimal.  I do not like this.  Bee season is in full swing, Miss T is home for the summer, wedding plans are at the beginning of crunch time, … Continue reading

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Honey Lemon Bee Cake


This cake is without a doubt the cutest cake I’ve ever made.  I’ve taken my sweet time baking in this adorable pan that Miss T gave me at Christmas.  Time has been eaten up with my job, traveling and general … Continue reading

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Rum Cake


This weekend we celebrated my oldest daughter, LuLu’s 26th birthday.  You see the 25 candles + 1 more candle = 26 years.  If you’ve been reading my blog for any length of time you’ve no doubt read about the different … Continue reading

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2012 – A Look Back


As the end of 2012 fast approaches I find myself reflecting back on events that took place in my life and kitchen.  The biggest event in my life would be Miss T heading off to college, leaving her parents as … Continue reading

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Dessert With The Orange Bee


I promised a recap of my most recent cooking class at Central Market.  “Dessert With The Orange Bee”.  Once again I thrilled at the sight of my name up on the board at the entrance to the store.  But what … Continue reading

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Priceless Upside-Down Cake and Cooking Class


Do you remember the first time you made an “upside-down” cake?  I recall being apprehensive about flipping the cake onto a platter, worried about a first class kitchen calamity.

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Once A Winner Always A Winner


About 12 years ago, when LuLu was in high school and Miss T was just a little thing I was given this cake as a thank you by the mother of another high schooler, who was tagging along with my … Continue reading

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A Bunch Of Hullabaloo


All the fuss was about Hullabaloo Diner!  In my last post I shared with you that my man Dan and I would be moving Miss T to college. She’s all settled in now, a full-fledged college student.  Making friends, attending … Continue reading

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