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Recipe Grandma?s Texas Sheet Cake

Grandma?s Texas Sheet Cake

As you know, I tend to not have a lot of time to bake from scratch . I am more of a semi-homemade type of gal. However, I needed a quick chocolaty snack to take camping over labor day. So, after a quick flip through a few cookbooks, I stumbled across the
Recipe Gateau Breton - A French Pound Cake, Shortbread, Pastry-like Treat

Gateau Breton - A French Pound Cake, Shortbread, Pastry-like Treat

It's been crazy for the past few months since I've taken on some extra responsibilities that have proven to be much more time consuming than I had anticipated. Things will eventually settle down again, but for now the workload has kept me from being able
Recipe Easy Chinese Egg Steamed Cake Recipe ?????

Easy Chinese Egg Steamed Cake Recipe ?????

Steamed Chinese cakes are a childhood favourite of mine - the ideal steamed cake is fragrant, light and airy. This is the second time I am featuring Chinese steamed cake and this time I used superfine flour which I think increased the airiness of the ca
Recipe White Texas Sheet Cake

White Texas Sheet Cake

Like it?s close relative - Texas Sheet Cake - this version is a quick fix, moist, and pleases a crowd. But when this appears (like the beautiful younger sister) - it will make an impression . Almond flavoring and buttermilk give this a tender, buttery
Recipe Oreo Chocolate Kisses Loaf Cake

Oreo Chocolate Kisses Loaf Cake

Oh!! I miss my cakes so much!! I have not been reporting to my cake blog since the start of the June School Holiday.... seriously, I was enjoying this June School Holiday with my 2 girls to the ultimate :D We went out almost everyday for the past month an
Recipe Spongebob Packet Cake Mix

Spongebob Packet Cake Mix

Ok so I never ever buy packet cake mixes..but I absoloutely LOVE Spongebob, I will literally by anything with the cute character on haha so when I went to the supermarket to get the ingredients for this month's Daring Baker's Challenge and I saw this Spon
Recipe Beautiful, Creamy Strawberry Cream Cake, from America's Test Kitchen/Cook's Illustrated

Beautiful, Creamy Strawberry Cream Cake, from America's Test Kitchen/Cook's Illustrated

Strawberries... beautiful, red, juicy and sweet little gems... I love them so. I live in the Salinas Valley (California) where Driscoll berries grow in fields that are part of my daily commute. My local farm stand, "The Farm", grows their own organi
Recipe A very short cake (Berry Shortcake)

A very short cake (Berry Shortcake)

I love to cook, but I'll be the first to admit that food presentation is definitely not my forté. I think this is mostly due to my upbringing on Chinese/Malaysian cuisine where, unlike the French or Japanese who pride in meticulous presentation, messy rei
Recipe Strawberry Cake with White Chocolate and Cream Cheese frosting

Strawberry Cake with White Chocolate and Cream Cheese frosting

I can t believe that Elia is  turning 18 today!!  My little girl has grown into a beautiful woman, who will soon be going to university, she will have the right to vote, etc., etc., but she will always be our little girl. Happy Birthday Elia!! T
Recipe Jackfruit Cake Demonstration

Jackfruit Cake Demonstration

My colleague asked me, why is my post so outdated now? I replied her that I haven't been baking lately. Actually it's only half true. I did bake...except that it was a repetitive bake that didn't warrant much attention. Lately, I've been so comfortable of
Recipe First Birthday Cake for Ruben

First Birthday Cake for Ruben

This is the first "1st Birthday" cake I've made, and sold today. I desperately undercharged after I thought about my ingredients and the time I put into the cake, but that's alright. I knew the customer and it was great practice with the fondant. Now I kn
Recipe 3 tiered chocolate cake with chocolate mousse filling and buttercream frosting.

3 tiered chocolate cake with chocolate mousse filling and buttercream frosting.

This is the cake that I made for a special friend. His girlfriend's parents were celebrating their 30th wedding anniversary ! I was so happy when he asked me to make this cake. My first 3 tiered cake...for a big event! I even found th
Recipe Disney Princess Theme Based Birthday Cake-My 100Th POST

Disney Princess Theme Based Birthday Cake-My 100Th POST

Princess Cake/Theme Based Birthday Cake made @ Home A princess birthday cake is the perfect Gift to your little girl's Royal Birthday Party. Thrill any little girl with this cake...She wud really luv to have ths
Recipe Lemon and Saffron Cake

Lemon and Saffron Cake

Today we had two reasons to celebrate.   It s my son s birthday but it was also his graduation from the University.   Although the lemon cake was made for my husband ten days ago, I didn t have the time to prepare the post for the new cake, which is a Van
Recipe Heavenly Bakers: Pumpkin Cake

Heavenly Bakers: Pumpkin Cake

I am very excited to announce that I have joined the baking group Heavenly Cake Bakers . We are going to be baking through Rose Levy Beranbaum's new book Rose's Heavenly Cakes. As an avid baker I knew that there was a serious gap in my baking library sin
Recipe Serious Rum Cake

Serious Rum Cake

As you probably read on my previous post I've been on a book buying frenzy for the last almost two months because most of the major bookstores here in Manila were recently having their sale consecutively. One of my most recent purchase was Shirley Corri
Recipe Easy Cocoa Snack Cake Recipe

Easy Cocoa Snack Cake Recipe

If you are like me then you probably get cravings for chocolate cake at random odd moments and don't have time to do anything about it - or don't want to commit any large portion of your chocolate stash to a large cake that when there isn't a special occa
Recipe Simply Pure Carrot Cake and POM Winners

Simply Pure Carrot Cake and POM Winners

Happy Monday!  I hope you had a great weekend and enjoyed the extended vacation if you took part in Independence Day.  Before we begin with what I coin as a Killer Carrot cake with cream cheese icing I want to announce the two winners of the POM Giveawa
Recipe Celebration Cake with Chocolate Covered Strawberries

Celebration Cake with Chocolate Covered Strawberries

An early Father s Day, a birthday, a day to celebrate family and friends, what other great reasons do we need to eat cake?!   As with most cakes, this cake was fun to make and fairly easy to assemble. This Strawberry Celebration Cake is two 10 round d
Recipe BERRY RIPPLE TEA CAKE (KNOWN IN MY HOUSE AS THE BEST COFFEE CAKE IN 10 YEARS!) (Seriously!)

BERRY RIPPLE TEA CAKE (KNOWN IN MY HOUSE AS THE BEST COFFEE CAKE IN 10 YEARS!) (Seriously!)

Usually, when I hear the word "coffee cake" I think of a sweet treat that is at it's best right out of the oven and it usually needs either a cup of coffee, tea or glass of milk to wash it down. Well, dear friends, this coffee cake IS the exception to tha
Recipe Vegetable Upside-Down Cake

Vegetable Upside-Down Cake

Nothing too exotic, nothing very strange (although I often seek out just those qualities).  This is my sort of comfort food.  After all, there's nothing comforting about being weighed down by your food.  Nothing comforting about feeling your stomach fill
Recipe Mini Rolo Tarts - Too Simple ?

Mini Rolo Tarts - Too Simple ?

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Thank you to the girl I was chatting to in Lakeland the other week for this recipe.... I met you next to all the baking equipment as I looked for a pastry tamper. I'm sorry I couldn't stay - but when a toddler wants fed ... it's URGENT. For the rest o
Recipe Mum Cupcakes for Mother's Day!

Mum Cupcakes for Mother's Day!

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A few years ago when Hello, Cupcake! came out I picked up a copy and was seriously impressed at all of the amazing cupcake designs! I love that the book provides step by step instructions, including photos, and walks you through the process of using si
Recipe Goan Bebinca Recipe

Goan Bebinca Recipe

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Bebinca is a classic traditional Goan Dessert! Bebinca is also known as bibic or bebinka. This sweet delicacy is made during all festive occasions in Goa. It s like a pudding which has 7 layers. It depends how many layers you want to make more Or less.