Deborah DeLong:

A wonderful blog and recipe!!

Originally posted on life, in recipes:

First, let me just say that we’re not big on terms of endearment in our house.  We don’t call each other Sweetheart or Babycakes or Darlin’.  Or, god forbid, Lover (I think I just threw up in my mouth a little). Sometimes I’ll call my husband stinky, but that’s mostly a descriptor and not so much a term of endearment.

But today’s his birthday, so I’m throwing caution to the wind.

Honey, this cake’s for you.

Happy Birthday, Loverboy.

I married a man whose ideal dessert is yellow cake with white icing, so sometimes I like to change things up a bit in the flavor department.  This year’s cake is a variation on a basic buttermilk cake, but it uses honey granules in place of granulated sugar, and raw honey and honey granules in the cream cheese frosting.  It’s a honey cake.  For my honey.

I think what I…

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3 thoughts on “

  1. Rachel says:

    Yet something else to bake… I need more hours in the day! Luckily, there is a family just up the road with their own bee hives, so I have a ready supply of sweet clear honey :D

  2. Oh, Deborah, your description of the household and terms of endearment (or not) had me howling. I miss your regular posting lately but I hope it means you are doing something wonderful!

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