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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.
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.
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.
Limoncello Cake with Marscarpone Frosting
Enjoy this lemon-flavored cake and frosting. The mascarpone helps make the frosting really creamy
Your Ultimate Brownie Recipe
The Ultimate Brownie is my absolute favorite brownie.
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.
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.
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.
How to Print Recipes From About.com
Here are the directions for printing a recipe without ads and making the font larger.
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.
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.
Make Banana Bread in Your Crock-Pot with This...
Here is a recipe for banana bread that is made in the crockpot.
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.
How Many Cake Slices Will You Get from a Cake?
Here is a chart with the amount of servings per size of cake.
Vintage 7UP Pound Cake
Everyone loves the lemony flavor of 7-UP pound cake.
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.
Cake Gallery
Here a Cake Gallery filled with photos of cakes and cake pictures. Please enjoy these photos of cakes.
Poke Cake
Poke Cake is made by adding gelatin to holes made in the cake.
9-Step Picture Guide for Frosting a Cake...
Here are the step by step photo instructions for icing a cake with frosting.
Your 10-Step Picture Guide to Basic Cake Making
Here are the instructions for Basic Cake Making.
Adults-Only Frozen Margarita Pie
If you like Margaritas, then you'll love this adult-only recipe for Margarita Pie. It's even got a pretzel crust.
How Can You Make Cake Flour If You Run Out?
Here are the simple directions for making cake flour.
Strawberry Rhubarb Cobbler
Here is a recipe for homemade strawberry cobbler.
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.
9 Bestselling Baked Goods for Bake Sales
Here are some of the bestselling baked goods to sell your next bake sale.
10 Must-Try Brownie Recipes to Satisfy Any...
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How to Make Brownie Bites with Any Brownie Recipe
Here are the directions for making brownie bites.
6 Lesson to Becoming an Expert Cake Baker
Welcome to the online course in How to Make Cakes in 6 Easy Lessons.
Canning Jar Cakes - The Perfect Homemade Gift
Canning Jar Cakes make the most wonderful homemade gifts. Make them today with these instructions.
How to Whip Cream in Less Than 15 Minutes
Here are the simple directions showing how to whip cream.
Dump Cake
Dump Cake. Here are several Dump Cake recipes, which typically begin with a cake mix.
Strawberry Freezer Jam
Strawberry Freezer Jam is a wonderful alternative to the traditional canning.
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.
Scrumptious Blueberry Banana Cake
Got leftover blueberries and bananas? What I really like about this Blueberry-Banana Cake is that there are more bananas and blueberries in the batter then flour and sugar. This cake was made in a cathedral Bundt cake pan.
Make Delectable Crepes with This Basic Recipe
Here is the basic recipe for crepes.
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.
Make the Ultimate Vanilla-Frosted Cinnamon Roll...
Here is the recipe for the Ultimate Cinnamon Roll.
A Chocaholic's Dream: The Ultimate Chocolate...
Here is a recipe for the best chocolate cake - Chocolate Fudge Cake.
Make the Perfect Buttercream Frosting With Just...
Here is a recipe for Buttercream Icing and/or Buttercream Frosting.
Your 6-Step Picture Guide to Making Buttercream...
Here are the complete step-by-step photos for making buttercream frosting.
Satisfy Your Sweet Tooth With This Easy Banana...
Here is the recipe for a banana split.
A Super-Easy Recipe for 3-Layer Key Lime Cake
Here's a recipe for Key Lime Cake, one of many key lime recipes.
Basic Trifle Recipe
Here are the suggested ingredients to create your own basic trifle.
Easy Blueberry Cobbler
Here is a recipe for Easy Blueberry Cobbler that is made with a cake mix.
Three Ingredient Peanut Butter Fudge - Gluten...
Three ingredient peanut butter fudge is not only simple to make but it is tasty too.
Strawberry Cake
This recipe for Strawberry Cake is made with strawberry gelatin and frozen strawberries.
Orange Glazed Cupcakes
These Orange Glazed Cupcakes make the perfect treat for a fork free party.
How to Easily Grease and Flour Baking Pans
Here are the written and photo instructions for Greasing and Flouring Baking Pans.
Terrific Peanut Butter Blondies with Dark...
When our daughter came home for school during Easter break she amazed me my just whipping-up a batch of blondies. She reminded me that blondies are so easy to make, and they taste great, of course, too. These blondies are made with peanut butter and dark chocolate chips, a legendary flavor combination.
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.
Basic Fruit Syrup
Here is a simple recipe for basic fruit syrup.
Cinnamon-Loaded Snickerdoodles
This recipe for Snickerdoodles has extra cinnamon in it.
Fresh Lemon Pound Cake
Here is the recipe for Fresh Lemon Pound Cake, a from-scratch Bundt and Pound Cake recipe.
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.
Fresh Strawberry Pie
Here is a recipe for Fresh Strawberry Pie.
How to Make a Decadent Coconut Pecan Frosting
This Coconut Pecan Frosting recipe is perfect for icing a German Chocolate Cake.
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.
Make Your Own Self-Rising Flour
Here is a simple how to make self-rising flour, from your about.com guide
27 Essential Tips for Cake Baking
Here are several tips for preparing a basic cake recipe.
Fun and Profitable Bake Sales
Here are some great tips for creating a successful bake sale for your school, religious organization or club.
10 Crucial Pieces of Equipment for Baking
Here is a list of the equipment necessary for baking.
How to Make Cakes in 6 Easy Lessons #2
Here is the second lesson in How to Bake Cakes in 6 Easy Lessons.
Limoncello Bundt Cake
Here is a recipe for Limoncello Bundt Cake.
How to Make a Basic White Cake
Here is a basic recipe for White 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.
Easy Peach Cobbler
Here is a recipe for easy peach cobbler.
Whipped Cream Frosting
Whipped Cream Frosting is one of the lightest cake frostings you can make.
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.
Stupendous Sheet Cakes
Typically, sheet cakes are baked in a 9x13 pan. Most of the cakes I bake are taken and eaten somewhere else, so sheet cakes fit the bill perfectly. I especially like them when the people eating it are cutting their own pieces.
Strawberry Shortcake
Strawberry Shortcake is my most requested cake recipe.
Easy Boozy Brownies with Bourbon and Rum
I make this recipe for Boozy Brownies at least once a year for Miss Arlene's birthday.
Simple Steps for Making Ice Cream
Here are the step-by-step instructions, including photos, for making ice cream or most particularly, Vanilla Custard Ice Cream.
How to Make Linzer Cookies
Here are the simple steps in making linzer cookies, a double layer cookie with a filling.
Home-style Oatmeal Cookies
Here is a recipe for Oatmeal Cookies that are just like Mom's.
Raspberry White Chocolate Scones
Here is a recipe for Raspberry White Chocolate Scones; perfect for breakfast, brunch and tea time.
Chocolate Fudge Frosting
Here is a recipe for Chocolate Fudge Frosting.
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.
How to Make Amish Friendship Bread Starter
Here is the recipe for Amish Friendship Bread Starter, which is used to make Friendship Bread.
You Can Easily Make This Lemon Poke Cake At Home
This fluffy, moist Lemon Poke cake is made entirely from scratch, using nothing more than butter, flour, sugar, lemon and a few other ingredients.
Banana Muffins
Here is a recipe for Banana Muffins.
How to Make Cakes in 6 Easy Lessons - #1
Here is Lesson One in How to Bake Cakes.
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.
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 Banana Pancakes for a Breakfast Treat with...
Just add a mashed banana to a simple recipe and you have these great pancakes.
Handy Tips for Preparing, Storing, and Baking...
Here are the basic types of cookies like drop, icebox, rolled and bar. Page 3.
How Can You Soften Cream Cheese Quickly?
Here are some simple directions on how to soften cream cheese.
Outstanding Red Velvet Cake with Cream Cheese...
Red Velvet Cake is my husband's favorite birthday cake.
Homemade Lemon Curd
Here is a recipe for Homemade Lemon Curd made with six - 6 - egg yolks.
Your Comprehensive Guide to 2014 Girl Scout...
Here is a complete list of Girl Scout Cookies. Page 2.
Basic Pancake Recipe
Here is a basic recipe for pancakes.
16 Tips for Baking the Perfect Cheesecake
Here are several tips for the perfect cheesecake.
How To Stabilize Whipped Cream
Here is a simple how to stabilize whipped cream, from your about.com guide
Vanilla Ice Cream
Here is a recipe for vanilla ice cream.
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.
Funnel Cake
Funnel Cake is a very popular sweet served at fairs and carnivals.
Everybody's Favorite Frosting
Here is a recipe for Everybody's Favorite Frosting, which is like a whipped cream frosting without the cream.
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.
Watermelon and Feta
Here is a recipe for a watermelon and feta dish.
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.
German Chocolate Cake
Here is a recipe for German Chocolate Cake.
Homemade Ice Cream
Here are some tips for making and serving homemade ice cream.
Better Than Sex Cake
Here is a cake mix recipe for Better Than Sex Cake.
Fudge Brownie Pie
Fudge Brownie Pie is another easy recipe.
How to Make Scrumptious Peach Crisp
Here is a recipe for Peach Crisp that is served warm from the oven.
Easy Pear Cobbler a.k.a. Pear Dump Cake
This Easy Pear Cobbler is a dump cake recipe served warm from the oven.
Tomato Soup Cake
Here is a recipe for Tomato Soup Cake that is made from-scratch.
Complete Dessert Recipe and Article Index from...
Here is the complete Desserts and Baking recipe and article index from Angel Food Cake to Zucchini.
Make the Ultimate Brownies in 10 Steps: A Photo...
Here are the instructions for making brownies with step-by-step photos.
Favorite Strawberry Recipes
These days strawberries can be bought year around. Still, I believe the best strawberries are the ones that I can get from the farm down the road. If I can keep my family from eating these sweet berries, I'll make at least one of these fantastic recipes.
Whip Up Cheese Danishes in a Flash with This...
This recipe for Cheese Danish starts with already-made crescent roll dough.
Strawberry Trifle
Here is a recipe for a Strawberry Trifle.
Quick Chocolate Coca-Cola Cake Recipe
Here is a recipe for a Quick Chocolate Coca-Cola Cake.
Sticky Buns
These sticky buns begin by using store-bought crescent rolls.
Granny Smith Apple Pie
Here is a recipe for a Granny Smith Apple Pie.
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
Learn How to Decorate a Cake - Part One
This is Basic Cake Decorating, a cake decorating for beginners offered two parts.
Making Truffles
Here are the complete instructions for making truffles.
Basic Bread Pudding
Here is a recipe for Basic Bread Pudding, a dessert staple in New Orleans.
Jell-O Cake and Frosting
Here is a recipe for Jell-O Cake and Frosting.
Crockpot Baking
Here are simple directions for crockpot baking in the slowcooker.
Strawberry-Rhubarb Pie
Strawberry-Rhubarb Pie is my father-in-law's favorite.
Making a Lemon Glaze with Photo Instructions
Here are the step by step instructions for making a lemon glaze.
Rich Italian Cassata Cake with Ricotta and...
Here is a recipe for Cassata Cake, which is an Italian made with whole-milk ricotta cheese.
Valentine's Day Heart-Shaped Cake
Here are the step-by-step instructions for making a heart-shaped cake.
Cake Mix Cookies
Instead of flour and sugar, these cookies are made with a cake mix.
Simple Apple Dump Cake Recipe
Here is a recipe for Apple Dump Cake, which looks like a cake but tastes like an apple pie.
Biscuit Mix Pancakes Recipe
It just takes 3 ingredients to make these pancakes.
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.
Easy Peanut Butter Ice Cream Recipe Your Family...
Here is a simple recipe for Peanut Butter Ice Cream.
Cookie Milkshake
This cookie milkshake can be made with leftover Girl Scout cookies, or any other type of cookie you like.
How Do You Make Cinnamon Rolls in a Bread...
Enjoy this recipe for Cinnamon Rolls made with the bread machine.
Creative Crepe Folds
Here are the instructions, complete with photos, for making several different types of crepe folds.
Vanilla Pastry Cream Recipe
Vanilla Pastry Cream is the perfect filling for cakes and pastries like a Napoleon.
How to Make Miniature Tart Shells or Tartlets
Here are the step by step photo instructions in how to make miniature tart shells.
Yeast
Here is a profile about the baking ingredient yeast.
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.
Measuring Packed Brown Sugar
Here are the instructions, including photographs, for measuring packed brown sugar.
Mrs. Quinn's Easy Brownies
Mrs. Quinn's Easy Brownies are the rich fudgy kind.
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.
Dessert Days of May
Here are the dessert, and other sweet treats, holidays in May.
How to Make Strawberry Hearts: Your Illustrated...
Slice the strawberry from top hole to the bottom.
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.
The Betty, Buckle, Grunt, Pandowdy, Slump,...
Here are the differences between the Betty, Buckle, Grunt, Pandowdy, Slump, Cobbler and the Other 3 Cs
Chocolate Peanut Butter Fudge
Chocolate Peanut Butter Fudge is made with only 4 ingredients.
Buttermilk Substitute Recipe
Here is the recipe for a buttermilk substitute.
Super Simple Ways to Soften Brown Sugar
Learn how to soften brown sugar with these steps.
Blueberry Limoncello Cake
Here is a recipe for Blueberry Limoncello Cake with a Limoncello glaze.
Calling All Chocoholics: Try Dark Chocolate...
Here is a recipe for Dark Chocolate Molten Lava Cakes.

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