Five Nights at Freddy’s Cake

Posted on May 18, 2015 | 2 comments

Five Nights at Freddy's cake


Five Nights at Freddy’s…have you heard of it?  If you have, then you’ll get the theme of this cake.  If not, you’re probably thinking that this is one ugly cake, lol.  The next couple of posts are going to feature some cakes I’ve been working on and showcase a little bit of the process that goes into making one.  It’s about time…this site is called Down Cakery Lane after all.

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Cilantro Veggie Quinoa Bowls

Posted on May 11, 2015 | 7 comments

cilantro veggie quinoa bowls


I’ve been busy baking and decorating cakes these last couple of weeks.  I’ve made a one tier cake for my son’s birthday, followed by a two tier cake for my niece.

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Grape Leaves…Unstuffed

Posted on Apr 15, 2015 | 15 comments


Unstuffed grape leaves


I love stuffed grape leaves!  They’re a family favorite.  Most of the people I know love them as well.  What we don’t love is all of the work that goes into rolling them, just to make one pot.  One pot- that get’s devoured before you know it.


My mother came up with this recipe years ago.  She took her traditional recipe for stuffed grape leaves and, well…unstuffed them, lol.  She wanted a quick way to enjoy the taste of stuffed grape leaves without all of the work.

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Gluten Free Lemon Cookies

Posted on Apr 7, 2015 | 15 comments


gluten free lemon cookies


It’s finally spring! Not that you can tell the difference here in Florida.  It just feels like summer, lol.  There is a difference, however, Florida summer is scorching!  Spring helps us transition into real summer, that’s for sure.  The main difference is there’s a nice, cool breeze in the evening during spring.  By June, it’s gone and the nights are hot and humid.


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