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The Perfect Bacardi Rum Cake Recipe
Here is the famous Bacardi Rum Cake recipe. It is the moistest cake you'll ever make.
You Can Make This Basic Yellow Cake From Scratch
Everyone will enjoy this basic yellow cake recipe. It's a moist yellow cake recipe, too.
Loretta's Favorite Banana Pudding
This year my daughter requested banana pudding for her special birthday treat. I've taken the common banana pudding recipe that most American's make and made it much, much better. You can make your banana pudding much better, too, by doing what I did. Enjoy!
Basic French Toast
Here is a basic recipe for French Toast.
Tropical Mojito Cake
Enjoy the flavor of the tropics with this light and creamy Mojito Cake, which is reminiscent of its namesake Cuban cocktail.
Cherry Sheet Cake
Enjoy this simple recipe for Cherry Sheet Cake. It will be great for dessert or with a warm afternoon beverage.
A Scrumptious Recipe for Making Banana Bread in...
What could be easier than making your Banana Bread in the Bread Machine?
Very Best Banana Bread
Whenever I have have four overly ripe bananas, I make this recipe. I've been making it since I lived with my parents. My daughter demands banana bread every month or so to have at college.
Canning Jar Cakes - The Perfect Homemade Gift
Canning Jar Cakes make the most wonderful homemade gifts. Make them today with these instructions.
15-Minute Recipe for Cream Cheese Glaze
Here is a recipe for Cream Cheese Glaze, which goes perfectly on a Pumpkin Bundt Cake.
How to Print Recipes From About.com
Here are the directions for printing a recipe without ads and making the font larger.
How to Make Colored Popcorn: A 10-Step Photo...
Here are the instructions for how to make colored popcorn with step by step photo instructions.
How to Make Old-Fashioned Apple Butter
It could easily take 2 days to make this flavorful, homemade apple butter, but it's worth it!
A Handy Guide to Baking Times and Pan Sizes
Here's are the times for baking different sized cake pans.
Pumpkin Dump Cake
Here is a new Thanksgiving dessert recipe for Pumpkin Dump Cake.
Make Homemade Plain Cake Doughnuts with This...
This recipe for Plain Cake Doughnuts will satisfy everyone's craving for homemade doughnuts.
Vintage 7UP Pound Cake
Everyone loves the lemony flavor of 7-UP pound cake.
11 Desserts You Can Make with Sweetened...
Here are several dessert and sweet treat recipes that call for the use of sweetened condensed milk as an ingredient.
How to Make Brownie Bites with Any Brownie Recipe
Here are the directions for making brownie bites.
Step-by-Step Recipe for Amish Friendship Bread
Here are the recipe and directions that go with a bag of starter to make Friendship Bread.
How to Make Scrumptious Peach Crisp
Here is a recipe for Peach Crisp that is served warm from the oven.
Apple Dump Cake
Here is a recipe for Apple Dump Cake, which looks like a cake but tastes like an apple pie.
9 Bestselling Baked Goods for Bake Sales
Here are some of the bestselling baked goods to sell your next bake sale.
Top Gluten-Free Desserts and Breads
You can be gluten-free and eat dessert, too. Here are the top gluten-free desserts along with a few other special treats just for you.
Make Banana Bread in Your Crock-Pot with This...
Here is a recipe for banana bread that is made in the crockpot.
Tropical Coconut-Pineapple Bread
This recipe for Tropical Coconut-Pineapple Bread is fairly easy to make. The best part is that you may already have all of the ingredients on hand. I almost always have a can or two of pineapple in my kitchen cabinet as well as coconut in my freezer.
How to Make White Trash, a Sweet Party Snack
White Trash is a fun sweet snack recipe to take to any party. It's made with white chocolate and various cereals, pretzels and nuts.
Pig Pickin' Cake Recipe: A Mandarin Orange...
Here is a recipe for a three-layer Pig Pickin' Cake a.k.a. Mandarin Orange Cake that is typically served at a southern barbecue.
Sheet Cakes
Here is a list of recipes for some of my favorite sheet cakes.
Your 10-Step Picture Guide to Basic Cake Making
Here are the instructions for Basic Cake Making.
Surprisingly Good Grape Salad
This grape salad can be served as a salad or could easily make a light summer dessert.
Comforting Peanut Butter Desserts
Here are several dessert and treat recipes made with peanut butter.
How to Make Amish Friendship Bread Starter
Here is the recipe for Amish Friendship Bread Starter, which is used to make Friendship Bread.
Limoncello Cake with Marscarpone Frosting
Enjoy this lemon-flavored cake and frosting. The mascarpone helps make the frosting really creamy
Make the Ultimate Vanilla-Frosted Cinnamon Roll...
Here is the recipe for the Ultimate Cinnamon Roll.
9-Step Picture Guide for Frosting a Cake...
Here are the step by step photo instructions for icing a cake with frosting.
How to Make Pineapple Angel Food Cake
Angel food cakes are naturally low in fat. This Pineapple Angel Food Cake is made special with the addition of pineapple.
10 Must-Try Brownie Recipes to Satisfy Any...
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Jazz Up Your Cake Mix with These 7 Ideas
Cake mixes are a great time saver in our busy lifestyles. Use these simple cake ideas to convert your favorite cake recipe into a cake-mix-recipe.
Wholesome Oatmeal Yeast Bread
This Wholesome Oatmeal Yeast Bread is outstanding when it's served warm right from the oven. My favorite way to eat it is toasted with peanut butter. My dad used to make this for mom and I all of the time.
Your Ultimate Brownie Recipe
The Ultimate Brownie is my absolute favorite brownie.
Delicious Low Carb Chocolate Mousse
All you need is whipping cream, artificial sweetener and cocoa powder to make this recipe for Low Carb Chocolate Mousse.
How Many Cake Slices Will You Get from a Cake?
Here is a chart with the amount of servings per size of cake.
Cake Gallery
Here a Cake Gallery filled with photos of cakes and cake pictures. Please enjoy these photos of cakes.
Your Comprehensive Guide to 2014 Girl Scout...
Here is a complete list of Girl Scout Cookies. Page 2.
Deep Fried Twinkies
Here is a recipe for Deep Fried Twinkies. You don't have to go to a fair, carnival or a football game to get them.
Dump Cake
Dump Cake. Here are several Dump Cake recipes, which typically begin with a cake mix.
How to Whip Cream in Less Than 15 Minutes
Here are the simple directions showing how to whip cream.
How Can You Make Cake Flour If You Run Out?
Here are the simple directions for making cake flour.
Easy Peach Cobbler
Here is a recipe for easy peach cobbler.
Crockpot Chocolate Peanut Clusters
I make these Chocolate-Peanut Clusters for the holidays and for funerals. Funerals, you say? Well, there is just something about that chocolate-salt combination that can be a big comfort during a time of sadness.
How Do You Make Cinnamon Rolls in a Bread...
Enjoy this recipe for Cinnamon Rolls made with the bread machine.
Rich and Creamy Flan
Looking for that perfect summer dessert, one that can be served after that fancy dinner? Make this Flan. It's got a deliciously rich and creamy texture.
Satisfy Your Sweet Tooth With This Easy Banana...
Here is the recipe for a banana split.
All You Need to Know about Baking with Bundt...
Bundt Cakes (and breads) are made in beautifully shaped Bundt® Pans made by NordiWare®. You will find baking tips and great recipes in this article.
A Chocaholic's Dream: The Ultimate Chocolate...
Here is a recipe for the best chocolate cake - Chocolate Fudge Cake.
How to Make Fabulous Blondies
Here is a brownie recipe for Blondies.
Easy Oil Pie Crust
Here is a recipe for an Oil Pie Crust.
How to Zest and Juice a Lemon with Step By Step...
Learn how to zest and juice a lemon with these step by step photo instructions. Page 2.
Three Ingredient Peanut Butter Fudge - Gluten...
Three ingredient peanut butter fudge is not only simple to make but it is tasty too.
Chocolate Peanut Butter Fudge
Chocolate Peanut Butter Fudge is made with only 4 ingredients.
Handy Baking Conversions for Your Favorite...
Use this chart to take any cookie dough and convert it into drop cookies, bar cookies, cookie pizzas and more.
6 Lesson to Becoming an Expert Cake Baker
Welcome to the online course in How to Make Cakes in 6 Easy Lessons.
10 Crucial Pieces of Equipment for Baking
Here is a list of the equipment necessary for baking.
Granny Smith Apple Pie
Here is a recipe for a Granny Smith Apple Pie.
Handy Tips for Preparing, Storing, and Baking...
Here are the basic types of cookies like drop, icebox, rolled and bar. Page 3.
What Ingredients Do You Need for Bread Making?
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Pumpkin Bundt Cake
Here's a great fall dessert recipe for Pumpkin Bundt Cake; it's made from scratch.
Dump Cake - Gluten Free
Easy Cobbler (also know as Dump Cake) is a very easy but great tasting dessert made with crushed pineapple, cherry pie filling, yellow cake mix, butter, coconut and pecans.
27 Essential Tips for Cake Baking
Here are several tips for preparing a basic cake recipe.
Rich and Creamy Pies
Here are several cream pie recipes also known as icebox pies.
Fun and Profitable Bake Sales
Here are some great tips for creating a successful bake sale for your school, religious organization or club.
Spiced Pumpkin Bread with Toasted Nuts and...
This is the worlds best recipe for pumpkin bread and muffins.
A Sweet and Simple Apple Muffin Recipe
Here is a recipe for fresh apple muffins.
Whip Up Cheese Danishes in a Flash with This...
This recipe for Cheese Danish starts with already-made crescent roll dough.
Limoncello Bundt Cake
Here is a recipe for Limoncello Bundt Cake.
Fresh Peach Bread
Here is a recipe for Fresh Peach Bread.
Make the Perfect Buttercream Frosting With Just...
Here is a recipe for Buttercream Icing and/or Buttercream Frosting.
Make Scrumptious Cinnamon Raisin Bread in Your...
Here is a recipe for Cinnamon Raisin Bread that is made in the bread machine.
Your 6-Step Picture Guide to Making Buttercream...
Here are the complete step-by-step photos for making buttercream frosting.
A Super-Easy Recipe for 3-Layer Key Lime Cake
Here's a recipe for Key Lime Cake, one of many key lime recipes.
Easy Pear Cobbler a.k.a. Pear Dump Cake
This Easy Pear Cobbler is a dump cake recipe served warm from the oven.
Apple Spice Cake
Here is a recipe for Apple Spice Cake.
Tomato Soup Cake
Here is a recipe for Tomato Soup Cake that is made from-scratch.
Learn How to Decorate a Cake - Part One
This is Basic Cake Decorating, a cake decorating for beginners offered two parts.
Your Handy Guide to Baking with a Bread Machine
Here are recipes and tips for The Bread Machine, one of the best inventions of the 20th century.
Pumpkin Lava Cake
Make your own Pumpkin Lava Cake even better than the one you can get at LongHorn Steakhouse.
Tantalizing Tarts
Make your own tart with one of these recipes.
Crockpot Baking
Here are simple directions for crockpot baking in the slowcooker.
How To Stabilize Whipped Cream
Here is a simple how to stabilize whipped cream, from your about.com guide
Make Banana Pancakes for a Breakfast Treat with...
Just add a mashed banana to a simple recipe and you have these great pancakes.
Easy Boozy Brownies with Bourbon and Rum
I make this recipe for Boozy Brownies at least once a year for Miss Arlene's birthday.
Yankee Doodle Sundae
You'll enjoy this recipe for Yankee Doodle Sundae it's perfect for the Forth of July.
How to Make a Decadent Coconut Pecan Frosting
This Coconut Pecan Frosting recipe is perfect for icing a German Chocolate Cake.
3-Layer Italian Cream Cake with Cream Cheese...
This fabulous homemade cake is moist and made with toasted pecans and coconut flakes, and and is easy to refrigerate if there are any leftovers.
Better Than Sex Cake
Here is a cake mix recipe for Better Than Sex Cake.
Pastel Party Divinity
Pastel Party Divinity is a colorful alternative to regular divinity.
Brown Sugar and Cinnamon Butter
Brown Sugar and Cinnamon Butter is perfect with homemade breads.
How to Easily Grease and Flour Baking Pans
Here are the written and photo instructions for Greasing and Flouring Baking Pans.
Make Dreamy Marshmallow Creme Fudge with This...
Everyone just loved this recipe for Marshmallow Creme Fudge.
Oatmeal Scotchies Cookies
Here is a delicious recipe for Oatmeal Scotchies made with butterscotch chips.
How Can You Soften Cream Cheese Quickly?
Here are some simple directions on how to soften cream cheese.
Cinnamon Bundt Cake
Here is a recipe for Cinnamon Bundt Cake.
Chocolate Fudge Frosting
Here is a recipe for Chocolate Fudge Frosting.
Haystacks a.k.a. Chocolate Spiders
Haystacks are made with only 3 ingredients and looks just like Chocolate Spiders.
How to Make a Basic White Cake
Here is a basic recipe for White Cake.
Freezing and Baking Cookie Dough
Here are the simple instructions for freezing cookie dough.
Make Healthy Whole Wheat Bread with This Bread...
You can even make healthy breads in the bread machine. Try this easy recipe for Whole Wheat Bread.
Everybody's Favorite Frosting
Here is a recipe for Everybody's Favorite Frosting, which is like a whipped cream frosting without the cream.
Loukoumades (loo-koo-MAH-thes)
Loukoumades is the Greek version of a doughnut.
Homemade Texas Brownies with Coffee and...
You get an extra charge from these Texas Brownies because they have coffee in them. But they're also sweet and rich and soft.
How to Make Cakes in 6 Easy Lessons - #1
Here is Lesson One in How to Bake Cakes.
The Betty, Buckle, Grunt, Pandowdy, Slump,...
Here are the differences between the Betty, Buckle, Grunt, Pandowdy, Slump, Cobbler and the Other 3 Cs
Make Your Own Self-Rising Flour
Here is a simple how to make self-rising flour, from your about.com guide
Fudge Brownie Pie
Fudge Brownie Pie is another easy recipe.
Festive Raspberry Red Velvet Cake
Raspberry Red Velvet Cake is the perfect cake to serve either at Christmas time or for Valentine's Day.
Fresh Lemon Pound Cake
Here is the recipe for Fresh Lemon Pound Cake, a from-scratch Bundt and Pound Cake recipe.
From-Scratch Cakes
Here are several from-scratch cake recipes.
Caramel Cake Frosted with Whipped Cream
Here's a recipe for Caramel Cake frosted with whipped cream.
7 Awesome Step-by-Step Cake Decorating Video...
Here is a list of several videos devoted to basic cake decorating.
Homemade Edible Gifts
Here is a list of homemade edible gifts perfect for Christmas or at any other gift-giving time.
Boiled Frosting
This recipe for Boiled Frosting makes enough to cover tops and sides for icing cakes of 2 9-inch layer cakes.
Make Delectable Crepes with This Basic Recipe
Here is the basic recipe for crepes.
Sawdust Pie
Sawdust Pie is a very unusual pie made with egg whites, pecans, coconut, graham crackers and sugar.
Spicy Pumpkin Pound Cake
Here is a tasty recipe for Spicy Pumpkin Pound Cake, which can be made in a bundt cake pan or loaf pans.
How to Make Cakes in 6 Easy Lessons #2
Here is the second lesson in How to Bake Cakes in 6 Easy Lessons.
Oatmeal Cookies
Here is a recipe for Oatmeal Cookies that are just like Mom's.
Make the Ultimate Brownies in 10 Steps: A Photo...
Here are the step by step photo instructions for making the Ultimate Brownies.
Applesauce Cake
This Applesauce Cake is an old-fashioned from scratch cake recipe.
Black Russian Cake with Kahlua and Thick...
Here is a recipe for a Black Russian Cake which is made in a Bundt cake pan.
Sourdough Starter for Friendship Bread
Here is a the sourdough starter recipe used to make Friendship Bread.
Basic Bread Pudding
Here is a recipe for Basic Bread Pudding, a dessert staple in New Orleans.
All About Cakes
Learn all about cake making and baking in this feature.
Basic Pancake Recipe
Here is a basic recipe for pancakes.
12 Desserts You Can Make With 4 Ingredients or...
Here is a list of Quick and Easy Dessert Recipes that Made with 4 or Less Ingredients.
Easy Blueberry Cobbler
Here is a recipe for Easy Blueberry Cobbler that is made with a cake mix.
A Baker's Guide to Cake Decorating Frosting...
Here are several tips for basic cake decorating and the basic icing recipe.
Gourmet Peanut Butter and Jelly Sandwich
Could you ever imagine a peanut butter and jelly sandwich being decadent? Try this one at home.
How to Make Miniature Tart Shells or Tartlets
Here are the step by step photo instructions in how to make miniature tart shells.
The Only Sugar Cookie Recipe You'll Ever Need
Here is a recipe for the very best sugar cookies you'll ever make.
How to Make Cakes in 6 Easy Lessons #3
Here is lesson three in the how to make cakes in 6 easy lessons, Icing and Decorating Cakes.
Quick Chocolate Coca-Cola Cake Recipe
Here is a recipe for a Quick Chocolate Coca-Cola Cake.
Super Easy 6-Ingredient Baked Cinnamon Rolls...
Here is a recipe for Easy Cinnamon Rolls which begins with store-bought crescent rolls and only 5 other ingredients.
All About Cream
All About Cream covers the descriptions of several different types of cream from chantilly to whipping.
Strawberry Cake
This recipe for Strawberry Cake is made with strawberry gelatin and frozen strawberries.
Tangy Lemon Cream Pie
Try this recipe for Tangy Lemon Cream Pie. It is so refreshing that you'll be glad you made it.
Funnel Cake
Funnel Cake is a very popular sweet served at fairs and carnivals.
16 Tips for Baking the Perfect Cheesecake
Here are several tips for the perfect cheesecake.
How to Make a Cookie Crumb Crust with Photo...
Here are the step by step photo instructions that show how to make a cookie crumb crust, great for pies and cheesecakes.
Friendship Bread a.k.a. Amish Sourdough Bread
Here is a recipe for Friendship Bread a.k.a. Amish Sourdough Bread which is made with a homemade sourdough starter.
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