Cakes, Cupcakes & Pies

Lilac Lemon Cupcakes + Recipe for Lilac Sugar and Lilac Syrup

Lilac Lemon Cupcakes + Recipe for Lilac Sugar and Lilac Syrup

Lilac Lemon Cupcakes – a moist lemony cupcake with a floral backtone, brushed in lilac syrup and topped with a lilac cream cheese frosting. It’s early Summer in one cupcake. These Lilac Lemon Cupcakes do not have an overpowering […]

Seriously Delicious Soft Cake with Apricot and Rum Cream (Skilpaddekake / Turtle Cake)

Seriously Delicious Soft Cake with Apricot and Rum Cream (Skilpaddekake / Turtle Cake)

Norwegian turtle cake – skilpaddekake – extremely creamy, with a subtle fresh flavor of apricot, perfumed and woody taste of delicious vanilla, rum and a soft cake with a thin layer of sweet frosting – it’s not a cake to be missed. […]

Lemon Blueberry French Toast Casserole with Cream Cheese

Lemon Blueberry French Toast Casserole with Cream Cheese

Lemon Blueberry French Toast Casserole with Cream Cheese. It’s got it all! Zingy lemon and blueberry, sharp cream cheese and soft ooey gooey bread. A sweet breakfast for a […]

Dark Chocolate and Orange Layer Cake with Buttercream Frosting

Dark Chocolate and Orange Layer Cake with Buttercream Frosting

Dark chocolate and orange is a perfect flavor combination. Add in sponge cake and buttercream and it makes for a stunning cake! Happy Birthday to me! This is really the cake I made […]

Light As Air Carrot Cake Cupcakes with Cream Cheese Frosting

Light As Air Carrot Cake Cupcakes with Cream Cheese Frosting

To me, carrot cake is a winter cake, not quite Christmas, but definitely spiced just the right amount. The carrots make these carrot cake cupcakes very moist and the hint of cinnamon goes so well with it. Add cream cheese and we’re […]

Tiramisu Cake with White Chocolate Mousse

Tiramisu Cake with White Chocolate Mousse

It’s December 1st! This means a few things in our family. First, it’s my sister’s birthday (Happy Birthday Ingvild), and second, it’s the beginning of a Christmas baking spree! We always begin with a birthday cake, obviously. And this year […]

Chocolate Coffee Cupcakes with Irish Baileys Frosting

Chocolate Coffee Cupcakes with Irish Baileys Frosting

Chocolate Coffee Cupcakes with Irish Baileys Frosting to get you in the Holiday spirit. The chocolate and coffee cupcakes are so moist and pairs incredibly with Baileys. It’s -1C (30F) here and it feels like -10C (14F), freezing as it is, […]

Healthy Spiced Pumpkin Soufflé with Maple Pecans and Cream Cheese

Healthy Spiced Pumpkin Soufflé with Maple Pecans and Cream Cheese

The pumpkin combined with the flavors of cinnamon, nutmeg, clove among others are just the pinnacle of Fall flavors, don’t you think? Earthy, sweet and spicy flavors that make me think of raging storms and falling leaves in a thousand different […]

Ripe Banana Chocolate Muffins

Ripe Banana Chocolate Muffins

How many times have you thrown out your bananas because they are too ripe? Now it’s almost the other way around, I want my bananas to get brown and mushy, because now I want to make banana chocolate muffins with them. […]