Banana Cake

Looking for an easy 9×13 Banana Cake? You found it! You won’t believe how easy and delicious this banana cake is and the cream cheese frosting is absolutely to die for. Just look at how luscious the frosting is! There’s something so laid-back about a sheet cake. It’s not too fancy, not too serious, just perfect…

Chocolate Peppermint Swirl Cupcakes

This is truly my dream Chocolate Peppermint Swirl Cupcake. It’s cute and super moist with the perfect cool peppermint frosting.  Start with my favorite dark chocolate cupcakes then make peppermint frosting. You could easily just keep the frosting white and top the cupcakes with crushed candy canes for crunch. But if you want to do…

Chocolate Pumpkin Cupcakes

These chocolate pumpkin cupcakes are perfect for fall! These cupcakes stay fresh for days – the perfect make-ahead sweet treat for Thanksgiving! Full of buttermilk and canned pumpkin, these cupcakes are incredibly moist. I adapted an old Country Living recipe to create these cupcakes and I honestly never noticed how moist the cake portion is because…

Mickey Halloween Cupcakes

Could these cupcakes be ANY cuter?! I was going for a treat you might get at Disneyland during the Halloween season. It’s impossible not to smile eating an adorable Mickey Halloween Cupcake!  My Mickey Halloween Cupcakes are chocolate pumpkin cupcakes paired with vanilla frosting tinted orange with Halloween Oreos as Mickey ears.  Full of buttermilk…

Hocus Pocus Cupcakes

Looking for the perfect dessert for your Hocus Pocus party? Make my Hocus Pocus Cupcakes! Here incredibly moist chocolate pumpkin cupcakes are topped with vanilla frosting to look like Winifred, Mary, and Sarah’s hair. I hope I did the Sanderson sisters proud with this delicious dessert! These cupcakes stay fresh for days. We’re talking five days….

The Best Cream Cheese Frosting

If there’s one thing I’m really proud of, it’s my cream cheese frosting. I get so many compliments on it! I’ve lost track of how many people have told me this is the best cream cheese frosting they’ve ever had. While it existed already on therosetable.com, I decided to give it its due credit with…

Red Velvet Cupcakes

It took me fifteen+ years but I’ve finally perfected red velvet cupcakes. This is definitively the best red velvet cupcake recipe. These cupcakes are super soft, vibrantly red, and stay fresh for days and days. This recipe is very easy to make and the cupcakes bake up beautifully. The secret ingredient? A bit of cornstarch…

Chocolate Berry Hill Cake

A new version of one of my all-time favorite cakes!  My favorite German cake involves chocolate, a mound of my famous whipped cream, and bananas. Here I’ve swapped out the bananas for blueberries and chopped strawberries for a lovely red-white-and-blue chocolate cake. It’s the perfect cake to make when you’ve got gorgeous summer berries on…

Hummingbird Cake

With fresh banana, pineapple bits, toasted pecans, a hint of cinnamon and cream cheese frosting, it’s no wonder Hummingbird Cake is a favorite among southern bakers! This cake magically gets even more moist and amazing day after day, making it an excellent make-ahead dessert. It’s honestly better on day three than it is the day…