Army Strong Pull apart cake

This is a wonderfully delicious way to say welcome home to a soldier. Although it totally looks like a sheet cake, it’s actually made of strawberry cupcakes. Everything is edible. The dog tags are made of fondant which I spayed with silver edible color spray. The image is an edible image I designed and had printed at my local bakery. The letters are made of melted vanilla wafers and colored with edible spray and food color.

Army cupcake cake

Welcome home soldier cake

Shortbread Strawberry Cookies

I am still baking with strawberries. This cookie recipe was fairly easy. I used a cookie cutter after the were baked to make them into neat circles. I then added cookie icing to add a bit of cuteness to them.

Wedding Favors

Although today is my birthday, I spent the morning working on these cake balls. I had committed to do the wedding favors before I found out the date.
The colors for the wedding are fuchsia and navy blue. I made 150 of these cake balls.




Desserts for Thanksgiving Dinner

Although I prefer to make cupcakes, I must say I was very pleased with how these cakes turned out. A couple of friends asked me to bake these for their holiday dinners. I also baked cupcakes this week and was too busy or too tired to update my blog. Thanks to modern technology, I am blogging using a hot spot from my husbands phone while riding in our car to Virginia.

Strawberry Cake

Carrot Cake -This carrot cake was so nice, moist and even colored that I didn’t want to frost it.


Chocolate Cake

I also baked cupcakes and made cake balls for friends and for my family. I am taking 5 dozen cupcakes and 32 cake balls with me to Virginia. This may seem like a lot but I have a husband that likes sweets, two college boys, 2 brothers(both married with children), and 5 sisters. My sister-in-laws both have large families and all will be at dinner or stopping by.