Lemon Cake with Olive Oil

Lemon Chiffon Cake

 This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Pompeian.  All opinions are 100% mine. Did you know that August is National Olive Oil Month? In honor of National Olive Oil Month and as a Pompeian #PantryInsider, I took the Pompeian Pledge.   I agreed to swap butter for olive oil in one of my favorite recipes.  There are lots of reasons to use olive oil vs. butter.  When you use olive oil you cut your fat by 25%.  You are also getting less saturated fat and no cholesterol.  For those of you who [Continue Reading…]

Lemony Lemon Cake

Lemon Cake

Two of my favorite things – lemon and frosting.  I actually am not a huge cake fan, I am a frosting fan.  I eat cake so I can eat frosting and I have been known to skip the cake and just eat the frosting.  Lemony Lemon Cake includes two of my favorite things – lemon and frosting. Today’s Lemony Lemon Cake recipe is one that has been in my binder of family favorites for years and originally came from my friend Cathy.  We had dinner guests last week and I [Continue Reading…]

Lemon Blueberry Marble Cake

Lemon Blueberry Marble Cake

MUST. MAKE. This was the body of the email my friend Sherra sent me with a link to the recipe I am sharing with you today. The recipe was for a Lemon Blueberry Marble Cake. We celebrated my mom’s birthday this last weekend so I thought that was the perfect opportunity to give it a try.  I love baking cakes.  Cakes like this one take a little time and effort and I really enjoy that process and time in the kitchen.  This is not a “quick I need a dessert” [Continue Reading…]

Lemon Butter Cream Cake

Lemon Buttercream Cake

I love any excuse to make a cake. Cakes should not be for birthdays only. Who doesn’t love a pretty and delicious cake? When we decided to go to a free symphony concert in the park last weekend with friends I thought it was the perfect excuse to make a cake. Who wouldn’t love a concert in the park and a cake?! Lemon is usually my flavor of choice when it comes to a cake. My pink vintage cake plate and vintage tablecloth were the perfect addition to the more [Continue Reading…]