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Mother’s Day Cakes! Here are some of our favorites. Mother’s Day is almost here.  Show her just how much you love and appreciate her by baking her the perfect Mother’s Day cake . Here are some of our favorite cake recipes that will look great on your dessert table.

Best Mother’s Day Cakes

Mandarin Orange Cake– this is the perfect spring/summer cake. It has wonderful reviews and is always a hit. This cake is known in the South as a “Pig Lickin Cake.”

Mother's Day Cakes The Southern Lady Cooks

7-Up Cake-this cake is delicious and the pineapple topping adds such a wonderful flavor. It also makes a beautiful addition to any dessert table.

Southern Pound Cake-I can’t say enough about this cake. I think it’s the perfect dessert but I’ve loved it since I was a little girl. Not many cakes can stand on their own, but this one can. It doesn’t need any frosting or fruit, it’s just that good. Mother's Day Cakes

If chocolate is your thing, then you may want to try our Chocolate Pound Cake. It has a chocolate chip glaze and is delicious.

Italian Cream Cake-this cake speaks for itself. It’s beautiful and delicious and makes the perfect Mother’s Day cake.

Mother's Day Cakes

Kentucky Butter Cake-this cake has been around for a very long time because it’s just a wonderful recipe. It has great reviews and is one that you’ll make over and over.

Mother's Day Cakes

Hummingbird Cake-a true southern recipe that is made with bananas and pineapple. This will be a great addition to your menu for Mother’s Day.

Mother's Day Cakes

Lemony Chess Cake-if your Mom is a lemon fan then this is the cake for her! It’s delicious and the glaze makes it so pretty.

Mother's Day Cakes

Red Velvet Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting-what’s not to love? It’s a red velvet cake with cream cheese frosting, it’s delicious and pretty.  Just make it!

Mother's Day Cakes

Vanilla Wafer Cake-my Mom made us this cake when my sister and I were little and we loved it. It’s a great recipe to make for your Mother’s Day cake. I highly recommend it.

Mother's Day Cakes

Pineapple Upside Down Cake-this is an old recipe that is always a hit. My Mom makes it in an iron skillet, just like her mother made it.

Mother's Day Cakes

Coconut Cake with Coconut Frosting-if your mom loves coconut then you’ll want to make her this gorgeous homemade cake. It’s amazing!

Mother's Day Cakes

Old-Fashioned Banana Cake-this cake is really light and a wonderful addition to any holiday.

Mother's Day Cakes

Out of all of these Mother’s Day Cakes, I hope you found some recipes you can’t wait to try!

If you’re looking for more than a cake, see below for some more suggestions.

Other Dessert Ideas

Old-Fashioned Banana Pudding-banana pudding is always a good idea!

Amish Vanilla Pie-this is such a unique dessert and an old recipe.

Strawberry Shortcake-this is an old-fashioned recipe and perfect for this time of year.

More Ideas

Don’t forget the pasta salad on Mother’s Day! It wouldn’t’ be a summer gathering at our house unless there was a pasta salad on the table. Pasta salads are so versatile. There are so many variations. So, we put together 10 of our most popular pasta salads for the summer just in case you loved them as much as we do!

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