Hummingbird Oatmeal Cookies
We make our Hummingbird Cake all the time. It’s perfect when you want something casual yet a bit substantial. The classic cake combines pineapple, nuts and bananas. These Hummingbird Oatmeal Cookies feature those ingredients as well as oatmeal and coconut. There is something for everyone…..
Grow Your Own Carrot Cake How's this for a baking focused cookbook subtitle: "From Plot to Plate"? Love it. if you are a ...
Green Monster Pops Do you think of ice cream and frozen treats as indulgences that you shouldn't be indulging in? Author Christine Chitnis ...
No-Bake Raspberry Tart I must admit that my first foray into the mason jar craze was for savory items and in fact 150 ...
Healthful Chocolate Cake Robyn Youkilis has brought us a book called Go With Your Gut where she gently and encouragingly takes us thought her ...
Pomegranate Berry Smoothie Bowl When we saw this image we were inspired. We do first eat with our eyes, and this drew us ...
Matcha, Milk and Honey Make this Cake Unique What is green and bitter and that we find absolutely irresistible? Matcha, or powdered green ...
Hummingbird Oatmeal Cookies
Blackberry Swirl Meringue Cookies
We love the look of these Blackberry Swirl Meringue Cookies. They somehow manage to be homespun and elegant at the same time. And, although the rich, purple blackberry jam does make for a stunning visual effect and flavor addition, we like that you…..
Edible Glitter Review, Including Naturally Colored Image from Cake Balls by Dede Wilson Product Description: (Note to home baker: these products are also geared towards the commercial user, hence some of the industry language). From the manufacturer: “Edible GlitterTM flakes are toppings, inclusions, and color change systems. They are…..Continue Reading •••
Give Your Microwave More Love: Maxing Out Your Microwave
As I work on the article I have re-heated my tea a couple of times in my microwave, which I do everyday. As with many microwave models mine has a “baked potato” function that I use when I need…..
Sharp Microwave Review: Model R551ZS
Product Description: The Sharp Microwave Model R551ZS: “Roomy, family-sized 1.8 cu. ft. microwave has a bigger capacity to cook and reheat larger portions of food. Can be built-in and also fits nicely on a countertop. 1100 watts of power give you rapid reheating…..
Chocolate Peanut Butter Banana Mug Cake
(Aka Chocolate Crazy Monkey Mug Cake for One)
Want a chocolate fix in a hurry? Does the addition of peanut butter and banana added to the mix sound like your cup of tea? Well, no tea involved here but we do make this…..
Brioche Doughnuts with Bourbon Glaze
I am a doughnut fan, as long as they are eaten as fresh as can be. This is also why I am a huge supporter of homemade doughnuts. Get them while they are warm and they will rival many desserts. This version…..
My opinion is that I don’t get to review enough books by guys. I’m not talking about classically trained French pastry chefs. I’m talking about guys who love to cook and happen to bake and put a casual spin on baked goods and desserts that are…..
Vegan Gluten Free Banana Bread
What do whelping puppies and vegan gluten free banana bread have in common? Well, birthing puppies can be a long and exhausting process and one needs fortification, right? Let me explain. My bull terrier bitch (yes, that’s the correct technical term) was due and we…..
Exclusive Interview with Dana Schultz
The MinimalistBaker.com blog is one that I frequent often, to look at the amazing pictures, read Dana Schultz’s musings and to visit and re-visit their Photography School. I was very excited to see that she had written a book, Minimalist Baker’s Everyday Cooking. There…..