Chocolate Marble Sheet Cake

Chocolate Marble Sheet Cake | From My Sweet Heart

“LIFE IS MADE UP OF MARBLE AND MUD.”  Nathaniel Hawthorne The mud in my life?  My camera died while photographing this cake.  The marble?  This cake is delicious! The Cake Slice bakers are a group of women who simply love to bake cakes.  On the 20th of every month, we bake, post and critique a…

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Luscious Lemon Cake

Luscious Lemon Cake | From My Sweet Heart

“SING ME A LOVE SONG IN A SLOW, SOUTHERN DRAWL TO THE TUNE OF SUNNY DAYS . . .”  Kellie Elmore. What are your thoughts on lemon cake? Lemon cake to me is an edible love song.  It’s devouring sunshine no matter what the weather.  And it’s always uplifting.  The Cake Slice bakers are baking…

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Do Si Do Mini Bundts #BundtBakers

Do Si Do Mini Bundts | From My Sweet Heart

“OURS IS A CIRCLE OF FRIENDSHIPS UNITED BY IDEALS.”  Juliette Gordon Low. Do you buy Girl Scout cookies every year? I do!  To me, it’s just another ritual of spring.  We all have our favorites.  Mine are Do Si Dos; sweet oatmeal cookies sandwiched with a peanut butter filling.  So it was very exciting when…

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Mississippi Mud Cake

Mississippi Mud Cake | From My Sweet Heart

“THE WORLD IS MUD-LUSCIOUS AND PUDDLE-WONDERFUL.”  e.e. cummings. Sweet. Sticky. Fudgy. Gooey. Crunchy. Chewy. Messy. Sound good to you?  Then this is YOUR cake!  While I’ve always adhered to the less is more principle, sometimes you just want a dessert that is all jacked up.  This intensely fudgy cake is topped with gooey marshmallows, sticky…

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Chocolate Irish Cream Bundt #BundtBakers

Chocolate Irish Cream Bundt | From My Sweet Heart

“I WISH SOMEONE WOULD LOOK AT ME THE SAME WAY I LOOK AT CHOCOLATE CAKE.”  Author Unknown. Chocolate cake.  It doesn’t get any better than that. Chocolate Irish Cream Bundt Cake.  Oh yes it does! I belong to a group called the Bundt Bakers; a wonderful collection of enthusiasts who share a passion for baking bundt…

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Rum Glazed Sweet Potato Cakes

Rum Glazed Sweet Potato Cakes | From My Sweet Heart

“SOME FOODS ARE SO COMFORTING, SO NOURISHING OF BODY AND SOUL, THAT TO EAT THEM IS TO BE HOME AGAIN AFTER A LONG JOURNEY.”  Eli Brown (author Cinnamon and Gunpowder). Let me tell you that these soft and moist little sweet potato cakes are so VERY comforting!  The warmth of cinnamon and nutmeg combined with…

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