Cakes & Cupcakes

4th of July Dessert (Wild Berry Sundae with Toasted Pound Cake Stars)

I know I said I was going to wait until Wednesday to share this 4th of July dessert with you all, but since the 4th is on Thursday, I thought it would be better to give you a day to round up the ingredients. This festive Wild Berry Sundae with Toasted Pound Cake Stars is fast and easy to whip up and tastes amazing! Depending on how much…

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Chocolate Mousse Crunch Cake (and a few parfaits too!)

*Recipe by OUR BEST BITESI wish that I could claim to be the culinary genius behind this fabulous cake, but I can't. Credit belongs to Kate over at Our Best Bites (OBB)! If you haven't ever been over there, you've simply got to check it out (promise to come back to Crazy Daisy once in a while)! Anyways, PURE GENIUS!!! They have…

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Coconut Pineapple Cake

 It's party time! Two years ago, I started writing this blog on a whim. I had no idea what I was doing or where this little journey would lead to. Not only have I met some amazing friends in Bloggersville, I have learned so much along the way. I cringe at some of the pictures in my earlier posts, but it is fun to see how they have…

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Double Pineapple Upside-Down Cake

  Double Pineapple Upside-Down Cake... I had never thought much about this cake until a couple of summers ago when visiting my grandparents in Montana for the fourth of July. One of my aunts brought a cake from Costco... a Pineapple Upside-Down Cake. At first, I wasn't even tempted. For some reason, this cake has always seemed…

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Fudgy Chocolate Chip Cupcakes with Peanut Butter Buttercream Frosting

We just celebrated my littlest's FOURTH Birthday. How did that happen? Seriously, it seems like only moments have passed since the day he was born. We also celebrated my oldest's Kindergarten Graduation... same deal. Time, you are not my friend. I suppose it's a little bittersweet. I want them to be happy and healthy, growing and…

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Holy Cow Cake

    I don't exactly know where this Holy Cow Cake recipe comes from. What I do know is that Momma Daisy has made it for a long time and it is a family fav! I don't know where its name comes from either... maybe its just "Holy Cow!" good.   This cake starts with a basic chocolate mix, your preference - German…

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Humming Bird Cake Bars With Browned Butter Cream Cheese Frosting

Humming Bird Cake is like a ghost that's haunting me. It's everywhere I turn and while I swoon over it's beautiful layers and am certainly intrigued by it's flavors, I just haven't had the time or an occasion worthy of baking such a magnificent treat. Between chasing after my 13-month old and taxiing my older kids from activity to…

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Orange Cream Cake

Orange Creme Cake

My hubby celebrated his thirty-something birthday this week! To my dismay, desserts aren't his forte. He would rather have a tall glass of Guinness or gi-normous steak. In fact, think I can probably name the sweets he truly enjoys on one hand~ soft chewy rice krispie treats, cheesecake, Oh Henry Bars (which I shamelessly called…

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Oreo Creme Cake

I don't even know where to begin with this Oreo Creme Cake recipe! My son fell in love with it and wanted to make it for Father's Day since my hubby likes Oreos. I am not in the habit of sharing recipes that are not tried and true, much less that I haven't even tasted (... I know!) but that is the case with this cake. We made it for a…

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Delicious Pumpkin Rolls

Pumpkin Pie Rolls

With my family's love for pumpkin pie and cinnamon rolls and sticky buns it's not wonder that we loved these Pumpkin Pie Rolls. With their sweet and spicy pumpkin filling and soft delicious bread, they are the perfect combination of pumpkin pie and cinnamon roll. We love them with a little homemade sweetened whipped cream or even ice…

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Seussa Paloosa Cupcakes {Happy Birthday Dr. Seuss}

Happy Birthday to you,Happy Birthday to you,Happy Birthday dear Dr. Seuss,Happy Birthday to you!Dr. Seuss was born March 2, 1904! If he were still here, he would be 107 years old! Can you iMaGiNe? Think about how many more amazing books would be out there if he were still around! Dr. Seuss is among our favorite authors. We love Seuss'…

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Vegan Red Velvet Cupcakes {and Cake Ladies: Celebrating a Southern Tradition Cookbook Giveaway}

***Giveaway is closed, but you can still check out these amazing cupcakes!***Aren't these cupcakes beautiful? I have a wonderful treat for you today! There's a brand new cookbook,  Cake Ladies: Celebrating a Southern Tradition, out dedicated to southern cake ladies, their specialty cakes (21 signature recipes) and their love for…

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