{Individual} Strawberry Pound Cakes

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Today was one of those perfectly sunny, gorgeous days that felt like spring! After so many days of cold, the sun was truly therapeutic. I was sitting outside, watching Declan ride his bike when I started dreaming of a fruity dessert for tonight. The more I thought, the more I wanted it.Β  Continue reading “{Individual} Strawberry Pound Cakes”

Lemon Poppyseed Cake {with Cream Cheese Frosting}

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One of my goals for this blog is to give you simple recipes using basic ingredients that you most likely have on hand. I love browsing through exotic blogsΒ and seeing all the gourmet dishes but half the time I don’t have 2 or 3 of the ingredients or the time to make it so I save the pin to my Pinterest board and often forget about it until a year or two later.

This cake is light and delicious with a touch of lemon and uses all basic ingredients (if you call heavy cream and cream cheese basic =)) so its the perfect go-to when your fridge is feeling empty. The raspberries are fresh from the freezer. Haha. And scattered in such a way that even your child could do this part! Continue reading “Lemon Poppyseed Cake {with Cream Cheese Frosting}”

Strawberry Rhubarb Torte {and a Mother’s Day Tribute}

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HAPPY MOTHER’S DAY to all of you amazing moms out there. I found this quote a few months ago that has been such an inspiration and challenge to me… “Motherhood is not a hobby. IT IS A CALLING. It is not something to do if you can squeeze the time in, it is what God gave you time for.” Continue reading “Strawberry Rhubarb Torte {and a Mother’s Day Tribute}”