Raspberry Lemon Almond Ricotta Cake

WE LOVE DESSERT!!! There I said it!! I really want to be good with sugar and all, but we are at home….all day….everyday! Raspberry Lemon Almond Ricotta Cake to the rescue.

Raspberry Lemon Almond Ricotta Cake

Since stay at home is the rule, at least here in Illinois our eating habits have gone a bit south…ugh! In defense of that statement is the movie Simply Irresistible.

A 1999 movie starring Sarah Michelle Gellar: Sean Patrick Flanery plays Tom, the manager of a department store in Manhattan. He may or may not be falling in love against his will with heiress Amanda Shelton (Sarah Michelle Gellar). Tom resists Amanda, who has just inherited a restaurant because he believes she might have magical powers.  

Raspberry Lemon Almond Ricotta Cake

It’s hookie and most certainly not a cinematic genius, but it is one of my favorites. There is a line in the movie where Amanda (Gellar) says that “dessert is the whole point of a meal.” I couldn’t agree more. Continue reading “Raspberry Lemon Almond Ricotta Cake”

Carrot Walnut Pineapple Cake

It will be a different kind of Easter this year. Social Distancing will give us all a new perspective on family. If your group will be small Carrot Walnut Pineapple Cake is the perfect Easter dessert.
Perfect for anytime you have a hankering for carrot cake.   Carrot Walnut Pineapple Cake

Moist with carrots, pineapple, and walnuts in every bite, this may be your new go-to snack cake. Continue reading “Carrot Walnut Pineapple Cake”

White Chocolate Flourless Cake

So a day late and a dollar short. I know Valentine’s Day was yesterday. And I had every intention of posting this White Chocolate Flourless Cake recipe earlier in the week but then……well life!      White Chocolate Flourless Cake

We have all seen or possibly made flourless chocolate cake. You know the rich, dense, fudgy cake that has no flour…perfect for those who have gluten issues. Well, it’s always regular chocolate. So why not switch it up with white chocolate? Continue reading “White Chocolate Flourless Cake”