Blueberry Skillet Cake (a Berry-licious Upside-Down Cake)


Light, moist, lemony cake topped with a gorgeous layer of blueberries in brown sugar and butter caramel. Whether you call it a skillet cake or an upside-down cake, this dessert is sure to be a hit with friends and family. I know it was with ours. Our picky eater went back for thirds!

Upside-down cakes are a Southern staple, but they aren’t just about pineapples.… Read the rest

Dorie’s Perfect Party Cake: Al’orange Recipe


This Month’s Daring Baker’s challenge, hosted by the lovely Morven, of Food Art and Random Thoughts, was one that made me giddy from the get go. Why? Because this time the rules basically said “do what you want”. The challenge was to make our own version of Dorie Greenspan’s Perfect Party Cake. The only guidelines were that we must use the basic recipe and that it hadda be a layer cake.… Read the rest

Blueberry Muffin Recipe


AB has never done me wrong. Oh, I’ve done his recipes wrong in the past, but on closer inspection it always turned out to be something that I did, vs. anything that was incorrect in the procedures or methods he handed out. He did us right again this time, and I thank him for it greatly.

My wife whipped these up for breakfast the other morning.… Read the rest