Category Archives: Cakes

chewy brownie bundt cake

Over the weekend, I needed to bake something quick and easy (but still tasty, of course) for a friend. I wasn’t sure what I was going to do exactly, but…

strawberry yogurt cake

Having used up two out of the four punnets of strawberries I bought the other day, I knew I had to find another recipe soon. Strawberries don’t last very long,…

fresh strawberry cupcakes with strawberry whipped cream frosting

I was super kiasu the other day and bought 4 punnets of strawberries from the supermarket because they were on sale. This is the typical buy-first-and-think-what-to-do-with-them-later mentality. So I have…

snowskin mooncakes

I have to confess. I have never made mooncakes before this. But I have seen so many people make these snowskin mooncakes and they are so pretty! So this year,…

funfetti cupcakes

Do you like cupcakes? What is it about cupcakes that bring so much joy to people? Over the weekend, one of my friend’s daughter, Mae Lynn, came over to learn…

perfect lemon cheesecake with vanilla bean sour cream and raspberry coulis

I have searched long and hard for a good basic cheesecake recipe. There are many great recipes out there, but I wanted one that would produce a down-to-earth yet rich…

earl grey chiffon cake

A while ago, I baked a banana bread. Then a day later, craving for a chiffon, I decided to bake an Earl Grey chiffon cake. I love Earl Grey tea….

chocolate magic custard cake

Oops.      I caved. Yes I know. I am weak. But I am human. And it IS chocolate!!! Do you forgive me? So I guess I figured that I had…

buttermilk magic custard cake

I like unusual cakes, and the magic custard cake is one pretty unusual cake. I was surfing around looking at various non-chocolate bakes (I am really starting to regret this…

zach’s chocolate marble cake

I know. I know. I did say that I was not going to bake with chocolate for a while. And I am sticking to it!! Honestly, I am. I can…