It’s Guest Post Friday with Liv Life

Blueberry Lemon Pound Cake

I'm so happy we have finally reached the end of the week.....I know, don't wish your life away!  I don't think its that I am in so much of a hurry for the week to end ( I still have so much to do), but I'm in a hurry for it to end just to get closer to warmer days.   This morning I woke up to 23 degrees......sigh When will it be over, no more cold … [Read more...]

It’s A Vintage Recipe Swap and Redo With My Italian Lemon-Pear Cake


A few weeks ago I received an invitation to participate in a Recipe Swap of sorts.  Toni from Boulder Locavore  was kind enough to introduce me to Chistianna from Burwell General Store.  During her travels Christianne found an old time cookbook and thought it would be fun to take the older recipes and update them giving them our own twist.So today … [Read more...]

2010 A Blogging Odyssey – Reflections on My Life


I know, I know, it's guest post Friday, and there is no guest post!  My favorite day of the week, but being the end of the year I thought we would have some fun and look back over my first year of blogging. I started this blog as a resource for my culinary students, a place for them to go to get the recipes we covered in class, I don't think any … [Read more...]

Oh Cannoli Night……It’s a Cannoli Cream Cake


It's that time of year again, the happ happiest time, that jingle bell time, that holiday season, and that can mean only one thing.  Cakes, Cookies, Candies and Pies!!!  Many years ago I was treated to a Cannoli for the very first time, I had no idea what to expect and was even a bit confused.  I mean, you make dessert out of ricotta cheese, isn't … [Read more...]

It’s Guest Post Friday with Cake Duchess

It's that time of the week again, Woo hoooo!!  Guest post Friday!!!   I'm sure by now everyone  knows just how much I enjoy introducing one of my friends to all of you. Today I would like you all to meet Lora from Cake Duchess,  Like her name implies, Lora is Baking Royalty!!  Now I can't guarantee you won't gain a few pounds because of Lora, but … [Read more...]

It’s The Great Pumpkin Cake, Charlie Brown!!


It's definitely that pumpkin time of year, everywhere I look I see my friends creating all of these wonderful Pumpkin treats, and the skies the limit!  I am so proud to be part of this wonderful online community with so many creative, talented people sharing their recipes with us, and just when I thought I had seen it all, someone surprises me!! … [Read more...]