Cherry Coconut Cream Cake

When I saw this recipe on a Facebook group I follow, I had to make this!  This cake was posted by Serena, the owner of “Cooking With Serena” and her Facebook group as well.  The cake I posted here is using some of her ideas for her Cherry Coconut Cream Cake, and using some of my ideas. … Continue reading

Red Velvet Cheesecake Cake

What a great combination, red velvet cake and cheesecake in the same cake! Who ever thought of this combination I give them an A+!  I absolutely love red velvet cake, and I’m also a big fan of cheesecake, so I had to give this recipe a try.  I’ve been wanting to make this recipe for a … Continue reading

Pink Lozenger Cupcakes

I’m a little late getting this recipe posted for Valentine’s Day, but I was a little under the weather and was not able to post it until now.  It doesn’t have to be Valentine’s Day to use this recipe, it can be used any time of year! This cake recipe that has to be at least … Continue reading

Chocolate Whoopie Pies with Strawberry Filling

What’s not to love about a Whoopie Pie, especially a Valentine Whoopie Pie!  Last year I made Red Velvet Whoopie Pies, so this year I thought I’d make Chocolate Whoopie Pies instead.  I used the same recipe I use for Chocolate Whoopie Pies, except I used the same technique I used when making the Red Velvet Whoopie Pies.  … Continue reading

Red Velvet Cupcakes With Cream Cheese Icing

  Ingredients: ½ cup shortening 1 and ½ cups sugar 2 eggs 2 ounces red food coloring 2 Tablespoons cocoa powder 2 and ¼ cups flour 1 teaspoon vanilla 2 Tablespoons vinegar 1 teaspoon soda 1 scant teaspoon salt 1 cup buttermilk ~~~ Directions: Cream shortening, sugars together, then add eggs one at a time … Continue reading

Red Velvet Cake

Please excuse the lighting for the Red Velvet cake.  The icing on this cake is very white as it’s a cream cheese icing (recipe below). My kitchen has the worst lighting and I’m constantly trying to get a picture without it looking too yellow.   This cake recipe has been in my collection for as long as I can remember.  … Continue reading