No bake Christmas fruit cake

no bake fruit cake

Forget the heavy traditional fruit cake. This year impress your friends and family with this light no-bake Christmas fruit cake. Thanks to Whole Foods Market and Kitchen PLAY for sponsoring this post. Christmas is by far my favorite time of the year. Ever since I was a little girl I helped my mom organize the Christmas… 

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Christmas vanilla roll cake

Christmas vanilla cake rolls recipe

A simple vanilla roll cake with red and green dots and spirals of creamy buttercream is the perfect dessert for Christmas parties. This spiral cake has always caught my attention. Although it carries different names depending from country to country, I find roll cakes prettier than a layer cake. Plus, not to mention they are… 

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Marble pumpkin cheesecake

pumpkin cheesecake recipe

Two fall favorite desserts – pumpkin pie meets velvety cheesecake in this scrumptious marble pumpkin cheesecake. The perfect dessert for your Thanksgiving dinner party. Little over a week until Thanksgiving and I’m still struggling with the menu. It’s a funny story actually. If you had asked me two weeks ago I told you I have… 

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Pecan pumpkin roll cake

pecan pumpkin roll cake recipe

A classic fall dessert, pecan pumpkin roll cake with smooth cream cheese filling is a must at our Thanksgiving table. One bite and you’ll understand why! My mom was an amazing cook! May it be a simple family dinner or a holiday she would add love to every meal. She loved trying out new dishes… 

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Chocolate pecan cheesecake

chocolate pecan cheesecake recipe

Don’t wait until Thanksgiving to bake this chocolate pecan cheesecake! Silky cheesecake featuring two layers of chopped pecans and chocolate chips will make everyone rave about this recipe! Cheesecake is one of those desserts you can’t go wrong with. Either using cream cheese, ricotta cheese or the tangy goat cheese this decadent dessert will always make… 

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Chocolate and vanilla marble loaf cake

Marble loaf cake recipe 4

Simple and classic, this marble loaf cake is comfort food at its best. Chocolate and vanilla flavors are swirled to create a beautiful pattern topped with a dark and white chocolate ganache to give you a sense of what’s to come.  I love a good marble cake. I has been one of my favorites since… 

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Frosted chocolate buttermilk sheet cake

chocolate sheet cake recipe 1

Light, fluffy and delicate chocolate buttermilk sheet cake topped with a ridiculously simple chocolate frosting and finely chopped nuts.  It’s been a month since we’ve been talking chocolate desserts. There have been cakes, cookies, and brownies. Some simple, some more complicated. All impossible to resist. But I can’t end this chocolate party without two easy as… 

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Chocolate chip cinnamon coffee cake

Chocolate Chip Cinnamon Cake recipe 4

Tender and moist, this cinnamon coffee cake is boosting with flavor from both the addition of ground cinnamon to the cake and the cinnamon sugar and chocolate chips used as a crunchy topping.  One of my favorite stores to shop at is Home Goods/Marshalls. I absolutely love browsing through the home isles and look for… 

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Fudgy Nutella chocolate cake

Fudgy Nutella chocolate cake recipe 4

One of the easiest cake to make, this Nutella chocolate cake is so rich and delicious you won’t want to share. Make it to your next party or pot-luck and everyone will beg for the recipe.  A couple of weeks ago a friend emailed me a picture holding two 11lbs buckets of Nutella. A little… 

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Coffee chocolate cake with coffee chocolate ganache

coffee chocolate cake recipe 4

Incredible delicious old-fashion coffee chocolate cake with coffee chocolate ganache made with a secret ingredient that keeps it moist and tender and brings out all the wonderful flavors!   Hand written recipes. Mostly in pencil, rarely in pen. Some written more than 30-50 years ago. Old, faded and discolored papers. Sometimes even written on a… 

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