We dare you not to be charmed by our colleague Ellen McCarthy’s profile this week of local wedding cake designer Maggie LaBaugh (a.k.a. Maggie Austin).
• Buttery and Soft Chocolate Cake for a Crowd, which provides you with a 13-by-9-inch palette for any frosting.
• Miss Essie Brazil's Three-Layer Coconut Cake, because we just can’t resist this snowball of a confection.
• Pumpkin Pecan Pudding Cake, a dense, egg-free cake perfectly suited for fall.
• Victoria Sandwich Cake, a classic British dessert.
Who doesn’t love cake? Tell us what your favorite kind is.