• No-Bake Strawberry Cheesecake

    It was not a great weekend in the bethcakes kitchen, y'all. Sometimes recipe fails still taste good, but that ... read more

    No-Bake Strawberry Cheesecake
  • Friday Faves!

    Happy Friday, y'all! Every Friday night for as long as I can remember, my family has pizza. We either order pizza, ... read more

    Friday Faves!
  • Blueberry Lemon Cake

    Purple. Frosting. The end. [amd-zlrecipe-recipe:60] Just kidding. :) I have to tell you about ... read more

    Blueberry Lemon Cake
  • Bourbon Cherry Sodas

     Happy Monday! I hope everyone had a great weekend! On Friday I posted my first ever Friday Faves, and one of ... read more

    Bourbon Cherry Sodas
  • Friday Faves!

    In an effort to blog more and not have so many days in between some of my posts, I decided to start doing this ... read more

    Friday Faves!
nobakestrawberrycheesecakeFEAT

No-Bake Strawberry Cheesecake

It was not a great weekend in the bethcakes kitchen, y'all. Sometimes recipe fails still taste good, but that doesn't really help when you still need to come up with two blog post ideas. My second recipe was already in progress, but I'm still not sure how that one's going to turn out because I may or may not be finished with it yet. So it was like 4:30 on Saturday and I was desperately trying to think of something extremely easy to make. The recipe that failed (twice) that day was originally supposed to be no-bake. But then I decided to do a baked version, and it was just a mess. So I stuck with the no-bake theme and the outcome was MUCH better. So so so much better. This no-bake cheesecake is seriously the easiest thing to throw together. I had graham crackers and coconut oil for the crust and strawberries, cream cheese, powdered sugar, vanilla pudding and Cool Whip for the filling. Then I also had whipping cream and chocolate chips for the ganache and whipped cream. Ta daaaa. ... read more

summer eats

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Blueberry Lemon Cake

Purple. Frosting. The end. [amd-zlrecipe-recipe:60] Just kidding. :) I have to tell you about where I got the inspiration for this cake! Back in April, I made this Strawberry Lemon Cake, which was adapted from a Southern Living recipe. Originally I linked back to SL for the lemon cake and used my own, best-ever, strawberry frosting. The more I made that cake, the more I realized it needed some more lemon. I ended up changing it quite a bit--reduced the sugar and eggs, switched from cake ... read more