Blueberry Mini Bundt Cakes with Lemon Glaze and Powdered Sugar Icing

Have you ever noticed how people get in a tizzy when company is coming over? All of a sudden, the house has to be clean. You’d think someone was going to conduct a white glove inspection! It’s not like my … Continue reading

Cherry Lemonade Cupcakes with Sweet Cherry Frosting

Several years ago, one of my close friends, Becky Smalley, from Georgia and I were reminiscing about our children’s childhoods. We were working together on a mission trip to Jamaica. She told me that one night her son, Will, was … Continue reading

All-Natural Strawberry Cupcakes with Freeze-Dried Strawberry Buttercream icing

This Strawberry Cupcake recipe is for all my friends who eat all-natural foods with no artificial ingredients. The cupcakes get their strawberry flavor from cooked and reduced strawberry puree and fresh strawberries. Reducing the puree gives it intense strawberry flavor. … Continue reading

White Cake with Cinnamon Icing and Caramel Apples

marydukecooks.com I love fall flavors. Cinnamon, caramel, and apples are some of my favorites. This tender white cake with cinnamon icing and warm caramel apples is a symphony of flavors. Each component could be made from scratch but it is … Continue reading

Buttermilk Cupcakes with Maple Icing

Buttermilk Cupcakes with Maple Icing are a seasonal favorite at our house. The cupcakes are tender and sweet. The light, fluffy icing has rich maple flavor. Buttermilk Cupcakes with Maple Icing Buttermilk Cupcakes  2 cups cake flour 1 cup granulated … Continue reading

Caramel Poke Cake with Cream Cheese Caramel Swirl Icing

This easy to make white cake has beautiful cream cheese caramel swirled icing! Caramel Poke Cake with Cream Cheese Caramel Swirl Icing ½ cup softened unsalted butter ½ cup firmly packed light brown sugar ½ cup granulated sugar 3 large … Continue reading