Category Archive: Baking

Coffee Cake – Take One

I don’t know about you, but I love coffee cake. If you will recall, I like it so much, that I have even tried to make it in the microwave, with disastrous results.… Continue reading

Homemade Soft Pretzel Bites – Better than the ones at the mall!

I have had my eye on a number of soft pretzel recipes recently, but when I saw one on boards that you can make in your bread maker, I knew it was time… Continue reading

Hooray for the Red White and Blue Cupcakes!

Happy Independence Day, Yo. (Pardon the slang. I’ve been catching up on my Breaking Bad.) We are having a few people over for the holiday, so I thought it might nice to make… Continue reading

Soft Almond Sugar Cookies (If at First, You Don’t Succeed, Try Making Them Smaller)

I haven’t baked in a while, and I wanted to do something unlike anything I’d done before, so I found this recipe for Soft Almond Sugar Cookies on the boards. The photo on… Continue reading

One Stealthy Mom’s Healthy Snack – Chocolate (psst…Zucchini) Cake

I don’t know if I have mentioned it before, but we have got some picky eaters over here. We’ve tried every trick in the book, read every article in every parenting magazine, and… Continue reading

Hoot! Made These Owl Cupcakes

 A few months ago, I came across these owl cupcakes and they turned out really well. The kids liked them so much, that Edison asked me to make them for his birthday this… Continue reading

Coffee Cup Coffee Cake Bomb

If you were to tell me that you can make a cake in your microwave, this would be my reaction:     There are tons of cake-in-a-cup recipes on Pinterest, so I found… Continue reading

Sweet, Fancy Lemon Cookies!

Whenever I think about lemons, for some reason (probably that I watched this so many times as a child) this song comes to mind: I’ve had my eye on these little lemon cookies… Continue reading

Harry Potter Butterbeer Cookies

Today I made Harry Potter Butterbeer cookies again. The photo on Pinterest looks like this: Butterbeer Sugar Cookies 3 cups unbleached, all-purpose flour 2 tsp baking powder 1/2 cup granulated sugar 1/2 cup… Continue reading