Baking Favorites

Family friendly baking recipes from scratch. From cookies and cupcakes to homemade quiche.  

Bakery Style Chewy Chocolate Chip recipe with karo corn syrup

Bakery Style Chewy Chocolate Chip Cookies

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #BakeBetterCookies #CollectiveBias #ChewyCookies​ How do you like your chocolate chip cookies? I would dare to suggest that most...
67 Unique Halloween Baking Ideas

67 Unique Halloween Baking Ideas

Halloween is every child and party planners favorite time of the year! Whether you're entertaining or looking for a fun weekend activity, this roundup of unique halloween baking is sure to inspire. I reached...
Simple Easter Chocolate Cupcakes

Easy Chocolate Cupcakes with Easter Treat Topping

This post has been sponsored by Mars Wrigley Confectionery. All thoughts and opinions are my own. Easter is the perfect time to get baking and share treats! These easy chocolate cupcakes are made even...
Easter Cookie Ideas

23 Adorable Easter Cookie Ideas

Nothing goes down better than a basket of cookies at an Easter gathering. I’ve reached out to my fellow bloggers to see what adorable easter cookie ideas they have for the season. From killer...
Mini Milk Tarts

Homemade Sweet Pastry Mini Milk Tarts

Although a traditional South African Melktert is usually served as a full size pie, there is something adorable and delicious about individually sized baked treats. I made these mini milk tarts for an event...
Fall Flavor Tea Break Pumpkin Spiced Scones and Celestial Sensations

Fall Flavor Tea Break: Pumpkin Scones & Maple Ginger Tea

  This post is sponsored by Celestial Seasonings but the content and opinions expressed here are my own. Fall is officially here, despite what the Arizona desert says! We may still be in triple figure...
Simple Family Friendly Ham & Pea Quiche

Simple Family Friendly Ham & Pea Quiche

Sometimes you just can’t make it to the grocery store. But you still want to make something awesome for the family and find yourself searching through the cupboards and refrigerator. Chances are you have...
Chocolate Zucchini Brownies with Chocolate Chips & Applesauce

Chocolate Zucchini Brownies with Applesauce

Chocolate brownies are a favorite of mine and I’m always trying to find ways to sneak some veggies into the kids. These chocolate zucchini brownies are moist and incorporate fruit and vegetables, along with...
Mini Muffin Pan Bite Size Snacks

Mini Muffin Pan Bite Size Snacks & Appetizers

Lunch boxes, toddler finger food, snacks on the go or party appetizers… mini muffin pans are the perfect size for all of the above! You can scale down nearly any sweet or savory delight,...
fig chai oat bars featured

Fig Chia Oat Bars: All the Good Stuff with Just the Right Amount of Naughty

I’ve been destroying the kitchen again… I have sampled so many Fig Chia Oat Bars this week I’ve started to dream about them. But on the plus side, I’m pretty sure I’ve nailed the recipe....
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