Category Archives: My Creations

My Tim Tam Adventure

One of the things I enjoyed most about growing up in the military was the ability we had to travel the world and visit so many different countries. The world is a beautiful place and like my dad always said, “To have a friend you must be a friend”, and he always managed to find …

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2017 Summer Treats

The summer of 2017 has come and gone. Cooler air, changing leaves and autumn winds have arrived. As usual it was a busy summer. We had lots of family and visitors coming and going. We welcomed a few new brides to the family. I was excited to become a Great Aunt to two lovely little …

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February, March & My Cream Puff Obsession Continues

Hello everybody! These past few months have been busy with birthdays, baby showers, wedding cake tasting and of course holidays. Both of my grandsons had birthdays and it’s always fun to create what they ask for. They begin thinking about it and saving pictures months in advance. This year we had a construction site and …

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Ring in 2017 with this Chocolate Cherry Cake!

Hey everybody! Happy New Year! If you are looking for a really rich and yummy cake for your New Year’s Eve party you have to try this. Warning! This cake is not for children as it does contain a lot of alcohol. First a little back story, a friend told us about this amazing store that …

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My Creations Of 2016

It’s hard to believe that another year has come and gone. 2016 kept me busy traveling and as a result I still haven’t really expanded my baking business. But I did get to travel so who can complain about that? However, traveling did not stop me from baking all together and I baked for a few …

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My First Mirror Cake!

The other day my daughter showed me some Youtube videos of a new cake fad called Mirror Cakes. At least it was new to me. 🙂 So on Friday instead of doing all of the 101 other things I should have been doing, I decided to try it out. First I studied a few of the Youtube how to videos …

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So Far So Sweet!

This year is really speeding along! I’ve had a lot of fun creating yummy treats for everyone. Here are some of the things made in the past 4 months. Happy spring everyone!

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Cream Puff Obsession

Recently I have become obsessed with cream puffs. It all began with the Triple Chocolate Cake, which is one of my family’s birthday favorites. I found this recipe in one of my Hershey cookbooks, put my own spin on it, and have been making it for about 20 years now. My kids love it, but …

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My Creations of 2015

On July 1st, 2015 the law was finally and joyfully passed in Minnesota, making it legal for home bakers to sell their baked goods from home. It’s been really exciting to see so many of my friends and fellow bakers start their home businesses. Unfortunately, I’ve still had a lot to do with the cottage food bill, …

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Happy Almost Valentine’s Day!

It’s almost Valentine’s Day and most people are planning on making chocolate desserts to celebrate the love. This year I decided to try something a little different for my Valentine’s Day blog post and for my Facebook page, Sweet Eats By Shelley. Looking through cake recipes on Pinterest I found the most delicious looking coconut cake recipe. Coconut cake …

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