Apple Cake

Apple Cake Recipe

It’s apple picking season. And with all those apples to process it’s time to test out new apple recipes.

This past week at Bible club, we tried out this apple coffee cake recipe I found at allrecipes. The girls had a blast working in the kitchen and their diligent apple chopping and ingredient measuring paid off!

Please note that we did not make the brown sugar sauce. Mostly because of time constraint. But that […]

Ice Cream Cone Cakes

Iced with Sprinkles

I guesss you could say I’ve been on a cupcake craze lately. Not sure why, except the ideas I’ve come accross looked like they would be fun to make. These Ice Cream Cone Cakes were quite simple to make.


Just use a cake mix, line a cupcake pan with baking cups, fill them with batter and top them off with a cone. After cooling, remove the liner, ice and decorate. Enjoy!


Here’s what […]

Cupcake Decorating Party

Ice Cream Cupcake

Kids love working in the kitchen. So, why not host a cupcake decorating party? On Friday, the Bible club girls had a great time rotating through stations making fun and tasty cupcakes.

Here’s how it worked.

1. Choose several decorating options.

There are tons of creative and fun ideas out there. Pinterest anyone? (By the way, you can follow me here :)) Here’s a collection of easy cupcake decorating ideas I came across. I […]

Fancy German Fruit Cake

Fancy German Fruit Cake

This is one of my favorite cakes to take to church gatherings, family parties, etc. It looks fancy, tastes delicious and is super easy to make.

You start out by baking the cake base (Biskuitboden). This cake base can be topped in many different ways. Today, I’ll show you how to use fruit.

Ingredients for “Biskuitboden” 1 ½ sticks of butter, softened ¾ c. sugar 1 tsp. vanilla 3 eggs 1 ¼ c. flour 1 […]

Apple Pizza Cake Recipe

Apple Pizza Cake

After picking apples with our homeschool friends today, I decided to make my favorite apple cake. I think I might teach my neighborhood girls club how to make it tomorrow, too.

Here’s the recipe.



5 Tbs. active dry yeast 1/4 c. sugar, plus 2 tsp. 1c. milk, lukewarm 3 1/4c. flour 1 tsp. vanilla pinch of salt 1/4 c. butter, softened

Fruit topping:

approx. 7 apples (we used a mixture of Courtland […]

Birthday Cake – Magnifying Glass

Magnifying Glass cake w/ icing

Here’s a fun and easy cake to make. I made it for Clara’s mystery birthday party.

1. Bake an 8″ round and 8″ square cake.

2. Cut the handle from the square cake.

3. Cover the entire cake with icing. I used this Wilton buttercream icing recipe.

4. Pipe stars with the black icing on the handle and rim. I used a #16 tip.

5. Shade the glass with blue pearl dust. Just use […]