Valentine Whoopie {Pies}

Valentine Whoopie Pies @Cupcakes and Crinoline

It’s time for some Valentine’s Day baked treats. Being a fan of baked goods and sweets one of my favorite parts of any holiday is that you can always bake something to celebrate it.  I love cupcakes {of course I do…that’s why this is Cupcakes and Crinoline} but I also really like whoopie pies; they […]

Glazed Carrot Cake

Carrot Cake with Cream Cheese Glaze

  My husband recently celebrated a birthday and one of his favorite cakes is carrot cake.  This carrot cake recipe is moist and dense but not too sweet.  The glaze is less rich than a cream cheese frosting and the combination of cake and glaze packs just the right amount of sweetness and flavor.   […]

Texas Sheet Cake ~ oh my!

Texas Sheet Cake4

I have never been to Texas but any location that has a huge chocolate dreamy cake named after it…well, put that on my list of Places to Go! When I was a teenager the baking bug bit me.  My mom, who I adored, hated messes.  Anything that even slightly resembled disorder was banned from our […]