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Cake Recipes

I have over a dozen cake recipes for you to choose from, including sheet cakes, layer cakes, holiday cakes, old fashioned cakes and Bundt cakes. Let them eat cake? Now you can!


My favorite cake recipe:

This ooey gooey sheet cake recipe is sure to become your go-to recipe for chocolate cake.

Top five recipes:

Need help choosing which cake recipe to try first? Check out my top five posts that have received the most traffic within the last year.

  1. Eudora Welty’s White Fruitcake
  2. Amalgamation Cake
  3. Louisiana Crunch Cake
  4. Strawberry Sheet Cake
  5. Coconut Cake with Raspberry Filling

Watch and learn:

All cake recipes:

Apricot nectar cake on a clear glass cake pedestal with one slice removed.

Apricot Nectar Cake

Last updated on September 3rd, 2023 Apricot nectar cake is a simple, but divine, vintage dessert. Lemon cake mix is sweetened with apricot nectar and topped with a silky smooth glaze. If a recipe starts with a boxed cake mix, can it really be called homemade? My answer is yes. […]

slice of apple dapple cake and ice cream on a white plate with a second slice of cake, a cake pedestal and green apple in the background

Apple Dapple Cake

Last updated on October 15th, 2023 Old fashioned apple dapple cake is “dappled” fresh diced apples and pecans. It’s baked until golden brown and topped with warm caramel sauce. Now that fall is upon us, everyone is going crazy over pumpkin. I’ll be honest, with the exception of a few […]

Honey cake in a cast iron skillet topped with fresh black berries and drizzled with honey

Honey Cake

Last updated on March 30th, 2023 Honey cake is a perfect segue into fall. This simple spice cake recipe is seasoned with warming flavors of ground ginger and cinnamon. This post may contain affiliate links. Click here to learn more about how affiliate links are used on this site. Did […]

overhead shot of glazed Louisiana crunch cake on a glass cake pedestal with floral napkin, plates and dish of toasted coconut to the side

Louisiana Crunch Cake

Last updated on May 13th, 2023 If you’ve never tried Louisiana Crunch Cake, it just might become your new favorite dessert. Yellow butter cake is baked with a crunchy sugar coating and topped with a creamy vanilla glaze and toasted coconut. This post may contain affiliate links. Click here to […]

overhead shot of sliced red velvet cake with three slices of cake on plates and bottles of milk to the side

Southern Red Velvet Cake from Scratch

Last updated on April 2nd, 2023 You are definitely going to want to cut yourself a big slice of this delicious red velvet cake made from scratch. Layers of moist red chocolate cake are sandwiched between creamy decadent cream cheese icing. This post may contain affiliate links. Click here to […]