Various Cake Ball Recipes I’ve Sampled

Different ways to make cake balls.

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Dark Chocolate Cake Balls

by on March 10, 2014 · 9 comments

Chocolate Cake Ball

As promised, here’s the recipe I’ve been using lately for chocolate cake balls. The popular way to make them is with a cake mix based cake and canned icing, but this way is just as easy, and in my opinion the cake balls taste a little better. The trick is to start with a cake […]


Published on March 10, 2014
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Football Cake Pops

by on October 24, 2013 · 2 comments

Football Cake Pops

I’m hopeless when it comes to decorating, but this morning a friend came over and together we made some cute football shaped cake pops. These were for our local Pop Warner team, but I am looking forward to making them again when Super Bowl rolls around. My only complaint is that to make football shaped […]


Published on October 24, 2013
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Wilton Pro Chocolate Melting Pot

This week Fuzz and I gathered up all our spare change and took it to the coin counting machine at the H-E-B.   We thought we had about $30, but ended up with more than $100!  As a reward for saving all that change, we bought a Wilton Chocolate Pro Electric Melting Pot (our grocery […]


Published on July 5, 2012
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Emmy Day with Duncan Hines

by on September 18, 2011 · 8 comments


Tonight’s the Big Night! But the Emmy Award festivities start early. Fans in the stands and sponsors such as Duncan Hines start filling the bleachers around 11:00 AM PST. That’s where I’ll be all day, so expect a few photos and updates. I’m sure my new best friends, Elizabeth Moss from Mad …


Published on September 18, 2011
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I Can’t Make Cake Balls

by on April 8, 2011 · 32 comments

cake-ball cones

I first tried cake balls while judging a baking contest. My fellow judge, or to be more precise, the person teaching me how to judge because I didn’t have much experience, was Jacquy Pfeiffer. If you recognize the name chances are you’ve seen Kings of Pastry. And if you have seen Kings of …


Published on April 8, 2011