The Easiest Coconut Macaroons

I still hate it with a fiery passion in my soul. And my family? Loves it. It’s always on in my house, probably just to spite me. I cannot fathom how anyone with emotions can successfully watch an episode without erupting into a manic rage. It is so infuriating. Everyone on that show is aggravating, […]

PINK LEMONADE CAKE FROM SCRATCH

Hi everyone! We are excited to add a delicious new recipe to our site: Pink Lemonade Cake from scratch! Yummm! This cake is so moist and full of lemony goodness. Our lemon cream cheese frosting compliments this flavorful cake perfectly, making this a dessert that we will turn to for summertime gatherings for years to […]

LONDON FOG CAKE

London Fog Cake. Chocolate cake with Earl Grey buttercream and salted caramel, a recipe from the new cake book Layered by our contributor, Tessa Huff. Hi everyone! Today’s layer cake recipe is one that is near and dear to my heart. It comes straight from the pages of my new cookbook, “Layered: Baking, Building, and […]

CHOCOLATE – PEANUT BUTTER CAKE

After spending much of this week working on my basement stairwell, I needed a break from painting. I had the overwhelming urge to bake even though I’m doing everything in my power not to go into full-on “fall baking mode.” It’s tough, but I’m trying to wait until September. (Yes, IBC’s Third Annual Fall Cookie […]

BANANA COCONUT CRUNCH MUFFINS

Happy Monday! I hope that everyone had a nice weekend. Despite the torrential downpours and gloomy weather here in northern Florida, I found plenty of things to keep myself busy inside. Baking, organizing and relaxing was the theme for this past weekend. There is something about the wet and gloomy weather that makes me want […]

CHRISTMAS LASAGNA

Christmas Lasagna is whimsical layered dessert with buttery red velvet shortbread cookie crust, peppermint cheesecake layer, white chocolate pudding, whipped cream and mini marshmallows on top. I’m sure it will be a hit at your Christmas gathering! Merry Christmas everyone!!! You all know that I’m a little obsessed with my Lasagna desserts. I’ve already made […]

STRAWBERRY TRIPLE LAYER CAKE

Yesterday was my darling friend Mary’s birthday.  Mary is a lovely southern girl and strawberry cake is her favorite.  So, can you guess what I made for her birthday?  Of Course!  My favorite, go to, crazy delicious, Triple Decker Strawberry Layer Cake with Strawberry Buttercream Frosting! Duh!!! I LOVE this cake.  The recipe starts with […]

CROCK POT CHOCOLATE PEANUT BUTTER LAVA CAKE

If you love chocolate and peanut butter, then this Crock Pot Chocolate Peanut Butter Lava Cake is going to be your ultimate dessert! Oh. My. Yum. Aunt Lou here. As usual, we are having our weekly pitch-in for our small group at our church. When we were planning the meal, I volunteered for dessert but […]