Baker's Dozen: A Batch of Sweet Links

Lovely and amazing: a rainbow of cake.

End of summer snack cakes: Zucchini cakes.

Bakery I wanna visit: Panaderia Ortiz, Peoria.

The science and magic of mighty meringue.

I want to eat a brownie in Beverly Hills, please. 

Chocolate saltine almond ball, anyone?

Love it: bakery-scented candles!

Caramel! Apple! Coffeecake! Yum. 

Simple but sweet: a delicious poundcake recipe.

Even better: peanut butter and jelly between slices of fried poundcake. YES!

Peanut butter me up: peanut butter coconut macaroons.

Germany, via North Jersey.

Another bakery I wanna visit: Magpie Artisan Bakery, Philadelphia