Cream Cheese Pound Cake

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Don’t you love a good pound cake? I had cream cheese on my counter along with fresh butter at room temperature and they just seemed to be calling my name. I usually make sour cream pound cake and it’s my favorite, ¬†but this cream cheese takes the cake. Oh, wait, it is cake…. ūüėČ [Read more…]

Whipping Cream Pound Cake with Lemon Glaze

whipping cream pound cake with lemon glaze

I’ve been trying to bake this cake for over a week…I’ve just ¬†been too busy. Finally, today, I made it. Whipping Cream Pound Cake with Lemon Glaze. It’s my daughter’s recipe and she makes the best pound cake ever…..I mean ever. Hers would be twice this tall! Usually we don’t glaze or frost it, ¬†but I wanted a little something extra. And next week will be all about spicy pumpkins and apples so, ¬†this weekend, we’re having lemon with our cake. [Read more…]

Chocolate Buttermilk Pound Cake

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For years I made Miss Marie’s Chocolate Pound Cake and loved it. I still do. In fact, even when I make this Chocolate Buttermilk Pound Cake, she is always on my mind. She passed away 12 years go and I miss her.

I remember, many years ago, going into my daughter’s room to have “The Talk’ with her. She was in the 5th grade. I decided it was about time….boy, I dreaded it. This is important. I mustard up as much courage as I could and climbed the stairs to her room. [Read more…]

Pumpkin Pound Cake


Somehow it just seemed fitting to serve Pumpkin dishes at our annual Pumpkin Patch Party. For the first few years I did all the cooking so it was imperative that I find recipes I could make ahead and freeze. Pumpkin Pound Cake is one of the first ¬†things I cook each year. ¬†It is delicious and it freezes beautifully. [Read more…]

Peanut Butter Pound Cake with Peanut Butter Ganache


Oh my Goodness…..I am not ¬†fan of funky cakes. I don’t go in for dump cakes or weird flavors or ingredients in my cakes. I don’t want ooey gooey ¬†frostings and I don’t want syrupy icings. I just don’t. [Read more…]