Many of us are enjoying most of our meals at home these days, and with that change comes the challenge of figuring out what we want to cook and eat with our families. This new series we’re calling “Oakmont Cravings” will share with you some of our resident’s recommendations for delicious easy-to-prepare homecooked meals that will bring your family comfort during these uncertain times. 

Today’s Oakmont Cravings recipe is brought to us by Glenda – a resident of Oakmont Livonia. Glenda’s chocolate cake recipe is world-famous and is a favorite of her friends and family!

Glenda’s Chocolate Cake



  • 1 large box of your favorite (or best quality) cake mix
  • 1 cup of small chocolate chips
  • Large chocolate chips
  • Chocolate frosting (homemade or store-bought)



  1. Make cake mix according to ingredients on the package
  2. Add chocolate chips into mix and bake
  3. Cover cake in frosting
  4. Arrange large chocolate chips in the frosting in circular pattern
  5. Enjoy with friends and family!

Special thanks to Glenda for sharing her wonderful recipe with us! Stay tuned for more Oakmont Cravings on our website.