Peach Dump Cake

Fresh Peach Dump Cake

Fresh Peach Dump Cake

I am all for a dump cake.  I don’t know what makes them work, but with its dump, sprinkle and lay directions it make my inner child giggle.  I must have a boring life, eh?  The other day my P.S. and I found a fruit stand selling peaches in a parking lot.  We sampled a slice and were smitten.  These were very flavorful peaches!  Tart and sweet, juicy and beautiful! Continue reading

Pink Lemonade Cake

Pink Lemonade Cake

Pink Lemonade Cake

It’s anniversary time at the castle.  My P.S. (Prince Scott) and I have been married 39 years today!  I always like when the date falls on a Saturday, imitating the day of our actual wedding.  It seems more real, if that makes sense!  This year we are spending the weekend at a lake cabin and I wanted a cake to celebrate the occasion.  I had a new cake recipe I wanted an excuse to make.  It would be a “Labor” of love.  Groan? Continue reading

Buttermilk Pound Cake

Buttermilk Pound Cake

Buttermilk Pound Cake

I haven’t made a pound cake in awhile.  I usually buy a couple of Sara Lee pound cakes from the freezer section of the grocery store when I’m making a fruit trifle.  The cost isn’t much different as a recipe for pound cake usually calls for a lot of butter and cake flour, which I don’t usually stock.  When I saw this recipe using buttermilk and regular flour I was interested. Continue reading