Category Archives: Cakes

Lemon Cheese Strawberry Jelly Cake

My BIRTHDAY cake! On my birthday this year, I made a layer cake, which for the first time ever, included jelly. It was a Lemon cake with a cream cheese lemon icing and mixed berry jelly with whole strawberries inside. This … Continue reading

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Lemon White Chocolate Cheesecake

This is a totally amazing Cheesecake!! I´ve always had a negative impression of baked cheesecakes, thinking they tasted eggy, so I never wanted to try making one. My sister makes amazing raw cheesecakes, often for family gatherings or birthday parties. … Continue reading

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Vanilla Muffins with Lemon Filling and Meringue Icing

Vanilla Muffins with Lemon Filling and Meringue Icing I love muffins with filling and icing but it just takes longer to make them and adds more sugar – which is something we try to keep to a minimum. But I … Continue reading

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Torte Egyptian – in other words Hazelnut, Caramel and Cream Layer Cake

I found this recipe (once again) on Pinterest…what a joy! I had just enough hazelnuts for it, which is what helped me determine whether I was going to make it or not. We all (parents, kids, grandma and great grandma) … Continue reading

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Caramel and Streusel Pumpkin Cake

Well, it seems it is time to stop with the pumpkin baking for now so this will be my last pumpkin recipe for the season. This pumpkin cake is delicious and moist with layers of flavourful streusel, covered with a crunchy … Continue reading

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Pumpkin Layer Cake

I’m going for all pumpkin deserts for about  month. So far I have made Pumpkin Brownie Muffins and a Pumpkin Roll and now for my first ever Pumpkin Cake. I used a 9 inch spring form pan and a bunt … Continue reading

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Raspberry and Cream Chocolate Layer Cake

This cake is light, fluffy and fresh with a great combination of chocolate, cream and fruit…who could resist that?! Not me. That’s for sure! This is actually a recipe for a Black Forest Cake but since I couldn’t get cherries … Continue reading

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Chocolate Coffee Walnut Cake

It was my sister’s birthday on Thursday and we were staying at our grandma’s summer house. My sister sprang a cake making request at me the day before her birthday so with no recipe books or my own cooking utensils … Continue reading

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Red Velvet Cake with Chocolate Cream Cheese Frosting

This Red Velvet Cake with a White Chocolate Cream Cheese Frosting is amazing. Intriguing red contrasting with an off white. It is rich, moist and flavourful. It stole the show at my birthday get-together. I held my birthday party this weekend since my … Continue reading

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Zucchini-Chocolate Chip Muffins

Zucchini Chocolate Chip Muffins have became one of my favourites. They are moist, crunchy from the walnuts, chocolaty from the choco-chips and filled with healthy vegetable – so slightly green. What a great Mother’s Day treat. Healthy and tasty!! – and … Continue reading

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