Magic Custard Cake

I first saw the magic cake on pinterest, recipe courtesy from Jo Cooks. My husband Jeff is a huge fan of custard pudding, so I knew I had to try this cake out as soon as I saw it. There are two things I did differently: First, I used 1&1/2 teaspoons of vanilla bean paste […]

Boston Cream Pie

Boston Cream Pie The first cake layer has been trimmed across the top so that the cream filling can set up on it evenly. The cream filling is so delicious… I made a double batch so I could serve extra on the side! A thick layer of cream filling on top of the base layer […]

Coconut Custard Pie

Coconut Custard Pie My husband, who teaches mathematics to seventh and eighth graders, asked me to make some pies for his school’s celebration of Pi Day. (In case you are wondering, Pi, (), is the symbol for the ratio of the circumference of a circle to its diameter. Pi Day is celebrated by math enthusiasts around […]

Homemade Vanilla Custard

Homemade Vanilla Custard      Custard is such a great comfort food, perfect on cold days spent inside the house. What makes custard different from regular vanilla pudding is the extra egg yolks, which make for a richer dessert.      The custard recipe I am going to share with you is what I call […]