Lazy Daisy Cake

Lazy Daisy Cake

A single-layer, square yellow cake with a broiled brown sugar, coconut and pecan topping that tastes like candy. . . kind of like a praline. It has an old-fashioned, Southern-inspired feel to it that I find charming. The cake is unlike any I’ve made before because after beating the eggs, sugar and dry ingredients together… 

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Pink Lady Milkshakes

Pink Lady Milkshakes

Pink lady milkshakes made with strawberries, raspberries, malted milk, Greek yogurt and ice cream. Kind of like a smoothie fell into a milkshake and couldn’t climb it’s way out. Can you imagine the Pink Ladies from Grease (Rizzo would spike hers) sitting at the malt shop drinking these and wondering out loud what the secret… 

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No Bake Cannoli Eclair Cake

No Bake Cannoli Eclair Cake

This no-bake refrigerator cake is the quintessential summer dessert. Cold, sweet and refreshing, it’s easy to assemble and no cooking of any type is required. It doesn’t taste like an eclair but like a cannoli. Sorry if I fooled you with the name. I’m calling it eclair cake because I fashioned it after one. Eclair… 

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Cannoli Cream {Filled} Strawberry Bites

Cannoli Strawberry Bites

With each passing year I’m finding reasons to love strawberries more and more. They were never my favorite berry, blueberries hold that spot but thanks to these beauties they’re getting a little competition. The centers of fresh strawberries are cut out and filled with cannoli cream then garnished with chopped pistachios, chocolate chips and/or sprinkles…. 

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Pina Colada Banana Bread

Pina Colada Banana Breads

A delectable banana bread teeming with bits of pineapple, toasted coconut, macadamia nuts and a touch of rum extract that you can trade out for the real thing. The bread is rich, dense and moist with a sweet glaze to top it off. It’s the next best thing to a pina colada. Banana bread is… 

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Strawberry Yogurt Cake

Strawberry Yogurt Cake

A single layer cake topped with fresh strawberries and sprinkled with sugar. The sugar forms a crunchy coating over the top of the cake that is delectable with the tartness of the berries. The cake itself is buttery and moist with a dense crumb that is perfect paired with a cup of tea or coffee…. 

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Maple Walnut Cake

Maple Walnut Cake

This buttery, single-layer cake is infused with maple syrup inside and out. The cake is almost completely sweetened with maple syrup, including the rich frosting that is crusted with oodles of chopped walnuts. It’s moist, dense and tender with a nutty crunch. A cake that’s easy to love. The cake itself is subtly sweet and… 

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