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Dark Chocolate Salted Caramel Cupcakes

These cupcakes came out of the fact that we love chocolate and caramel together. OK, who doesn’t? This recipe was adapted from a few different recipes we found while looking through many. The sour cream adds moisture however, plain yogurt (or flavored if you’re feeling adventurous!) would do the same trick. These are a bit messy but oh so good
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Nana’s Honey Cake

This is a recipe handed down generations, literally. Rebekkah’s great-grandmother used to make this to celebrate the Jewish New Year, Rosh Hashanah. Let us be the first to tell you this honey cake is definitely a keeper. It is moist and deeply rich tasting and full of love. Because come on, how could a recipe from Old-Nana not be? It’s
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Fresh Lemon Blueberry Cake

Fresh Lemon Blueberry Cake? You bet! This is the perfect fresh, light summer cake. And didn’t you just go blueberry picking? Cause we did (!) and how else would we want to use those perfect berries? Well, OK there are like a million ways sure but …. this is one of the good ones, especially on a hot summer night
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Sprinkle Cake!

  So what happens when you want to make a fun birthday cake and you don’t want to go to the store to buy additional ingredients? Well you look through your pantry and low and behold you discover you have a boat load of sprinkles – yes, sprinkles!! So naturally you make a sprinkle cake, of course you do!! It
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The Best Chocolate Cake. Ever.

Here is a basic chocolate cake that is totally a win-win. It’s easy and wonderful and the perfect chocolate birthday cake. And the beauty of this is that most likely you have everything you need in your cupboard. You can’t go wrong with this one, it’s always consistent and totally delicious. Now since we believe in full disclosure if you
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Chocolate Peppermint Whoopie Pies

The December Daring Bakers’ Challenge had us all cheering – the lovely and talented Bourbonnatrix of Bourbonnatrix Bakes was our hostess and challenged us to make fun, delicious and creative whoopie pies! Delicious little cake-like cookies sandwiching luscious filling in any flavors we chose… What else is there to say but “Whoopie!” Though Susie has previously made whoopie pies (check
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Crock Pot Peanut Butter Cup Cake

          So what happens to a girl who loves to bake and temporarily doesn’t have a kitchen? I’m not complaining, really I’m not, because in the end I will have a beautiful new baking kitchen and I can’t wait however….in the meantime…..I decided to try baking in my Crock pot and you know what? This cake
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Caribbean Rum Cake

IT IS¬†SNOWY. I know. It’s March. We’re supposed to be past this. But no. Just when I think we’re done with snow for the season, a storm that was supposed to bring 1-3 inches of snow dumped 13 inches of snow on us. It was unexpected, so I did what anyone would do in my situation. I baked. And pretended
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White Cake with Lemon Curd Filling and Swiss Buttercream Frosting

  Need a cake? I’ve got one for you!! This one is definitely a keeper!! I’m an¬†unofficial birthday cake maker and it’s a job that I relish and adore. This particular cake was a request by sweet Eva and one that was a blast to put together. It is light but with a dense texture, lemony but not too lemony.
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Honey Cake for a Happy New Year

  Hello and Happy Rosh Hashanah from both of us here at Oh My Sweetie Pie. Every year, at least one of us makes Old Nana’s Honey Cake for Rosh Hashanah. Old Nana was my great-grandma (so, my dad’s mom’s mom). My mom wrote down this recipe after watching Old Nana make the cake. It’s great! FUN SIDE NOTE: Have
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