Category Archives: Cake

Pflaumenkuchen (Plum Cake)

This past weekend we went to a party celebrating one of our friends becoming a US citizen. Everyone that came was asked to bring a dish that reflected their ancestral background. My husband Andrew is both Irish and Scottish so … Continue reading

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German Chocolate Cake

Today is a really exciting day in Sweet Pea’s Kitchen. My husband is in Tampa, Florida taking his Dermatopathology Board Examination. After his year of a Dermatopathology fellowship, today is the day he takes his boards to become board certified! … Continue reading

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Coconut-Lime Berry Cake

Summer is the season of berries and I feel like I have fully embraced this berry season. Here is one summer berry dessert that I promise you will find yourself making again and again. A triple berry blend of raspberries, blackberries, and blueberries … Continue reading

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Coconut Layer Cake

There is no denying that I love coconut. In fact I have over 20 recipes on this blog that have coconut in them! I guess all of this coconut love was noticed because recently I was contacted by Jen at Kelapo Coconut, a … Continue reading

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King Cake and A Giveaway!

King Cake is the preferred dessert in New Orleans during Mardi Gras. This round cinnamon roll cake is shaped into a ring, topped with an incredible lemon glaze and sprinkled with the colors of Mardi Gras, with purple representing justice, gold … Continue reading

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Orange Pound Cake

Orange Pound Cake made with freshly squeezed orange juice and orange zest is lightly brushed with an orange syrup then drizzled with an orange glaze. This pound cake is absolutely irresistible! It is very similar to the lemon loaf that I made … Continue reading

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Pumpkin Bars with Cream Cheese Frosting

These moist and soft Pumpkin bars with cream cheese frosting are the perfect way to welcome fall! I was so excited when I found canned pumpkin puree at the grocery store! It was the third store that I had gone … Continue reading

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Classic Pound Cake

This delicious Classic Pound Cake is moist, rich and buttery. It is perfect by itself or covered in strawberries. With the weather changing, I am sad to see that the berry season is coming to an end. I was at … Continue reading

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