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The Perfect Bacardi Rum Cake Recipe
Here is the famous Bacardi Rum Cake recipe. This extremely moist cake is one of the most popular cake recipes on this website.
You Can Make This Basic Yellow Cake From Scratch
Everyone will enjoy this basic yellow cake recipe. It's very similar to what Brit's call a sponge cake. It's got holes and a firmer texture.
15-Minute Recipe for Cream Cheese Glaze
Here is a recipe for Cream Cheese Glaze, which goes perfectly on a Pumpkin Bundt Cake. It would also work on any chocolate or red velvet cake.
Start a New Neighborhood Halloween Tradition
Here's a way to start a new tradition in your neighborhood. Ghost your friends and neighbors with bags full of candy left on their doorsteps.
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.
Easy Pumpkin Dump Cake Recipe
Here is a new Thanksgiving dessert recipe for Pumpkin Dump Cake.
Need a St. Patrick's Day Treat? Try This Green...
Here is a fun recipe for Green Popcorn.
A Scrumptious Recipe for Making Banana Bread in...
What could be easier than making your Banana Bread in the Bread Machine? The hardest part of the recipe is waiting for the bread to be done.
A Handy Guide to Baking Times and Pan Sizes
Here's are the times for baking different sized cake pans. This is so useful when converting recipes from layer cakes to sheet cakes and vice versa.
How to Print Recipes From About.com
Here are the directions for printing a recipe without ads and making the font larger.
Whip Up Yummy French Toast With This Basic Recipe
Everyone has a simple way to make French Toast. This is the easiest way I can find to make Basic French Toast.
Canning Jar Cakes - The Perfect Homemade Gift
Canning Jar Cakes make the most wonderful homemade gifts. Make them today with these instructions.
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.
Make Homemade Plain Cake Doughnuts with This...
This recipe for Plain Cake Doughnuts will satisfy everyone's craving for homemade doughnuts. When you make them yourself, they taste so much better than you can get them anywhere else.
9 Bestselling Baked Goods for Bake Sales
Here are some of the bestselling baked goods to sell your next bake sale.
How to Make Brownie Bites with Any Brownie Recipe
Here are the directions for making brownie bites.
Your 10-Step Picture Guide to Basic Cake Making
Here are the instructions for Basic Cake Making.
Make Banana Bread in Your Crock-Pot with This...
Here is a recipe for banana bread that is made in the crockpot.
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.
Super Moist Pumpkin Bundt Cake
Here's a great fall dessert recipe for Super Moist Pumpkin Bundt Cake; it's made from scratch.
Simple Apple Dump Cake Recipe
Here is a recipe for Apple Dump Cake, which looks like a cake but tastes like an apple pie.
Vintage 7UP Pound Cake
Everyone loves the lemony flavor of 7-UP pound cake.
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.
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.
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.
9-Step Picture Guide for Frosting a Cake...
Here are the step by step photo instructions for icing a cake with frosting.
Limoncello Cake with Marscarpone Frosting
Enjoy this lemon-flavored cake and frosting. The mascarpone helps make the frosting really creamy
Cake Gallery
Here a Cake Gallery filled with photos of cakes and cake pictures. Please enjoy these photos of cakes.
How Many Cake Slices Will You Get from a Cake?
Here is a chart with the amount of servings per size of cake.
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! To avoid burning this apple butter, be sure to use one of the crockpots that only have the three settings: off, low and high.
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.
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.
How to Make Amish Friendship Bread Starter
Here is the recipe for Amish Friendship Bread Starter, which is used to make Friendship Bread.
Your Ultimate Brownie Recipe
The Ultimate Brownie is my absolute favorite brownie.
How Can You Make Cake Flour If You Run Out?
Here are the simple directions for making cake flour.
Make the Perfect Buttercream Frosting With Just...
Here is a recipe for Buttercream Icing and/or Buttercream Frosting.
Severed Fingers a.k.a. White Chocolate Dipped...
Here is a recipe for Severed Fingers, a white chocolate dipped pretzel rod served for Halloween.
Homemade Edible Gifts
Here is a list of homemade edible gifts perfect for Christmas or at any other gift-giving time.
Make the Ultimate Vanilla-Frosted Cinnamon Roll...
Here is the recipe for the Ultimate Cinnamon Roll.
Complete Dessert Recipe and Article Index from...
Here is the complete Desserts and Baking recipe and article index from Angel Food Cake to Zucchini.
Your Comprehensive Guide to 2014 Girl Scout...
Here is a complete list of Girl Scout Cookies. Page 2.
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.
Spiced Pumpkin Bread with Toasted Nuts and...
This is the worlds best recipe for pumpkin bread and muffins.
10 Must-Try Brownie Recipes to Satisfy Any...
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How to Whip Cream in Less Than 15 Minutes
Here are the simple directions showing how to whip cream.
Ghost Graphic
Here's the ghost graphic.: friendly ghost halloween
Dump Cake
Dump Cake. Here are several Dump Cake recipes, which typically begin with a cake mix.
10 Crucial Pieces of Equipment for Baking
Here is a list of the equipment necessary for baking.
Haystacks a.k.a. Chocolate Spiders
Haystacks are made with only 3 ingredients and looks just like Chocolate Spiders.
Freezing and Baking Cookie Dough
Here are the simple instructions for freezing cookie dough.
How To Prepare Fresh Pumpkins for Baking
Follow these simple steps to prepare a pumpkin for baking.
Satisfy Your Sweet Tooth With This Easy Banana...
Here is the recipe for a banana split.
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 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.
Fun and Profitable Bake Sales
Here are some great tips for creating a successful bake sale for your school, religious organization or club.
A Chocaholic's Dream: The Ultimate Chocolate...
Here is a recipe for the best chocolate cake - Chocolate Fudge Cake.
Make Dreamy Marshmallow Creme Fudge with This...
Everyone just loved this recipe for Marshmallow Creme Fudge.
Your 6-Step Picture Guide to Making Buttercream...
Here are the complete step-by-step photos for making buttercream frosting.
27 Essential Tips for Cake Baking
Here are several tips for preparing a basic cake recipe.
Easy Oil Pie Crust
Here is a recipe for an Oil Pie Crust.
How to Easily Grease and Flour Baking Pans
Here are the written and photo instructions for Greasing and Flouring Baking Pans.
Southern Red Velvet Cake a.k.a. Bleeding...
My husband's favorite birthday cake is a red velvet cake with cream cheese icing.
Chocolate Peanut Butter Fudge
Chocolate Peanut Butter Fudge is made with only 4 ingredients.
Homemade Halloween Treats
Here are some of my favorite Homemade Halloween Treats.
How Do You Make Cinnamon Rolls in a Bread...
Enjoy this recipe for Cinnamon Rolls made with the bread machine.
6 Lesson to Becoming an Expert Cake Baker
Welcome to the online course in How to Make Cakes in 6 Easy Lessons.
Sugar-Free Pumpkin Pie with Evaporated Milk
No one will miss the sugar in this recipes for Sugar-Free Pumpkin Pie.
How to Make a Basic White Cake
Here is a basic recipe for White Cake.
Dog Biscuits Dog Treats Pet Food Recipes
Here are several recipes for Man's best friend.: jack russell terriers pet food recipes num nums cup parsley dachound
Granny Smith Apple Pie
Here is a recipe for a Granny Smith Apple Pie.
How to Make a Decadent Coconut Pecan Frosting
This Coconut Pecan Frosting recipe is perfect for icing a German Chocolate Cake.
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.
How to Make Fabulous Blondies
Here is a brownie recipe for Blondies.
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.
Everybody's Favorite Frosting
Here is a recipe for Everybody's Favorite Frosting, which is like a whipped cream frosting without the cream.
A Super-Easy Recipe for 3-Layer Key Lime Cake
Here's a recipe for Key Lime Cake, one of many key lime recipes.
The Only Sugar Cookie Recipe You'll Ever Need
Here is a recipe for the very best sugar cookies you'll ever make.
Candy Corn Pebbles Whoopie Pies Recipe
Each holiday seems to bring the introduction of fun foods. Post Foods has just come out with Candy Corn
Make Delectable Crepes with This Basic Recipe
Here is the basic recipe for crepes.
Stocking Your Baker's Pantry
Here are several grocery lists for making and baking cakes, cookies, pies and more.
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.
Handy Tips for Preparing, Storing, and Baking...
Here are the basic types of cookies like drop, icebox, rolled and bar. Page 3.
Cupcake Quickies for Halloween
Here are a few suggestions for quickly decorating cupcakes for Halloween.
Limoncello Bundt Cake
Here is a recipe for Limoncello Bundt Cake.
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.
Whip Up Cheese Danishes in a Flash with This...
This recipe for Cheese Danish starts with already-made crescent roll dough.
16 Tips for Baking the Perfect Cheesecake
Here are several tips for the perfect cheesecake.
What Ingredients Do You Need for Bread Making?
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Make Scrumptious Cinnamon Raisin Bread in Your...
Here is a recipe for Cinnamon Raisin Bread that is made in the bread machine.
Dutch Apple Pie
Here is a Dutch Apple Pie Recipe. It is a standard apple pie topped with a crumb crust.
Learn How to Decorate a Cake - Part One
This is Basic Cake Decorating, a cake decorating for beginners offered two parts.
How Can You Soften Cream Cheese Quickly?
Here are some simple directions on how to soften cream cheese.
Dirt - A Fun Kid-Friendly Dessert
Dirt is a great dessert for kids for the 4th of July or at Halloween.
Fresh Lemon Pound Cake
Here is the recipe for Fresh Lemon Pound Cake, a from-scratch Bundt and Pound Cake recipe.
How to Make Cakes in 6 Easy Lessons #2
Here is the second lesson in How to Bake Cakes in 6 Easy Lessons.
A Baker's Guide to Cake Decorating Frosting...
Here are several tips for basic cake decorating and the basic icing recipe.
A Sweet and Simple Apple Muffin Recipe
Here is a recipe for fresh apple muffins.
Oatmeal Cookies
Here is a recipe for Oatmeal Cookies that are just like Mom's.
How To Stabilize Whipped Cream
Here is a simple how to stabilize whipped cream, from your about.com guide
Tomato Soup Cake
Here is a recipe for Tomato Soup Cake that is made from-scratch.
Better Than Sex Cake
Here is a cake mix recipe for Better Than Sex Cake.
Pumpkin Lava Cake
Make your own Pumpkin Lava Cake even better than the one you can get at LongHorn Steakhouse.
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.
White Chocolate Apples
White Chocolate Apples are an adult treat that is easy to make.
Easy Boozy Brownies with Bourbon and Rum
I make this recipe for Boozy Brownies at least once a year for Miss Arlene's birthday.
Easy Pear Cobbler a.k.a. Pear Dump Cake
This Easy Pear Cobbler is a dump cake recipe served warm from the oven.
Chocolate Fudge Frosting
Here is a recipe for Chocolate Fudge Frosting.
Crockpot Baking
Here are simple directions for crockpot baking in the slowcooker.
Make Banana Pancakes for a Breakfast Treat with...
Just add a mashed banana to a simple recipe and you have these great pancakes.
Birthday Cakes
Make a birthday special by making one of these great cakes.
Apple Cake
More than one apple is used to make this cake mix recipe for Apple Cake.
Make the Ultimate Brownies in 10 Steps: A Photo...
Here are the step by step photo instructions for making the Ultimate Brownies.
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.
Creative Crepe Folds
Here are the instructions, complete with photos, for making several different types of crepe folds.
Basic Trifle Recipe
Here are the suggested ingredients to create your own basic trifle.
Fudge Brownie Pie
Fudge Brownie Pie is another easy recipe.
Three Ingredient Peanut Butter Fudge - Gluten...
Three ingredient peanut butter fudge is not only simple to make but it is tasty too.
How to Make Scrumptious Peach Crisp
Here is a recipe for Peach Crisp that is served warm from the oven.
Raspberry White Chocolate Scones
Here is a recipe for Raspberry White Chocolate Scones; perfect for breakfast, brunch and tea time.
Sweet and Salty White Chocolate Covered Pretzels
Here is a sweet and salty snack recipe for White Chocolate-Covered Pretzels perfect for your next party.
Applesauce Cake
This Applesauce Cake is an old-fashioned from scratch cake recipe.
Basic Pancake Recipe
Here is a basic recipe for pancakes.
Boiled Frosting
This recipe for Boiled Frosting makes enough to cover tops and sides for icing cakes of 2 9-inch layer cakes.
Sourdough Starter for Friendship Bread
Here is a the sourdough starter recipe used to make Friendship Bread.
Cinnamon Bundt Cake
Here is a recipe for Cinnamon Bundt Cake.
How to Make Cakes in 6 Easy Lessons - #1
Here is Lesson One in How to Bake Cakes.
Easy Peach Cobbler
Here is a recipe for easy peach cobbler.
How to Measure Flour
Here are the simple steps necessary for measuring flour.
Lemon Lime Pound Cake
Lemon Lime Pound Cake is a very easy recipe made with a cake mix and baked in a bundt cake pan.
Gourmet Peanut Butter and Jelly Sandwich
Could you ever imagine a peanut butter and jelly sandwich being decadent? Try this one at home.
A Super-Simple Recipe for Scrumptious Sugar...
Here is the best sugar cookie recipe you'll ever try. Page 3.
7 Awesome Step-by-Step Cake Decorating Video...
Here is a list of several videos devoted to basic cake decorating.
Rich Ooey Gooey Butter Cake with Cream Cheese
Here is a recipe for Ooey Gooey Butter Cake; it is made with a cake mix.
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.
Black Russian Cake with Kahlua and Thick...
Here is a recipe for a Black Russian Cake which is made in a Bundt cake pan.
Apple Spice Cake
Here is a recipe for Apple Spice Cake.
Cake Mix Cookies
Instead of flour and sugar, these cookies are made with a cake mix.
Clean Your Pantry Cookie Bars
Here's a recipe made with chocolate chips, it's called Clean Your Pantry Cookie Bars.
Grocery List for Cake Supplies
Here is a shopping list of cake supplies needed to stock your pantry for baking cakes.
How to Make Miniature Tart Shells or Tartlets
Here are the step by step photo instructions in how to make miniature tart shells.
Make Your Own Self-Rising Flour
Here is a simple how to make self-rising flour, from your about.com guide
Boiled Peanuts
Boiled Peanuts, a southern U.S. favorite, are best made in the crockpot.
Extremely Easy Fudge
Not only is it Extremely Easy Fudge, but it only has 4 ingredients too.
Chewy Cinnamon Oatmeal Walnut Cookies with...
Here is a drop cookie recipe for Oatmeal Walnut Cookies.
Strawberry Cake
This recipe for Strawberry Cake is made with strawberry gelatin and frozen strawberries.
Mrs. Quinn's Easy Brownies
Mrs. Quinn's Easy Brownies are the rich fudgy kind.
New York - Style Cheesecake
Here is a recipe for New York - Style Cheesecake.
Cinnamon Apple Scones
Here is a recipe for Cinnamon Apple Scones, which are perfect for breakfast, afternoon snack, tea time and other times.
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.
Calling All Chocoholics: Try Dark Chocolate...
Here is a recipe for Dark Chocolate Molten Lava Cakes.
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