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Baking Hacks From The Pros!

It’s baking season! Well, unless you’re a baker. We pretty much have our head in the oven all year long. But for you civilians, it’s baking season! To help get you started, we’ve got some baking hacks from the pros, via Insider! Don’t Crack Up Crack those eggs like you mean it! Timid taps are …

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Enjoy the Sweet Without the Heat!

Ahhhhhh, summer! Finally summer! Swimming, flip flops, picnics, beach trips, barbecues… And the sun. The beautiful – but occasionally overwhelming – sun. With everything there is to love about summer, there is one thing that can be a downside. Namely, who wants to run the oven when it’s already 90 degrees outside (and almost that …

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Stop The Hate – Oatmeal Raisin Cookies Are GOOD!

Everyone loves cookies! And while this is an undeniable fact (don’t bother to argue the opposite, we won’t listen), there is one particular type of cookie that seems to be almost universally despised… The oatmeal raisin cookie. You know what we’re talking about. What other innocent baked good is the subject of scorn and memes? …

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Up Your Cookie Game!

Yes, the holiday baking rush has wound down… but most of us are still in the house, trapped by Mother Nature, and looking for a little comfort food to take the edge off our cabin fever. Never fear, we’ve got the cure – cookies! And since you aren’t rushed to bake by the dozens and …

Pan-Bang Chocolate Chip Cookies!

Chocolate chip cookies are a classic. Ever since Ruth Wakefield had her happy baking mishap in 1938 (and accidentally created the world’s first batch of Tollhouse Cookies – yay, Ruth!), chocolate chip cookies have been one of the most popular varieties of cookie. And chips or chunks, walnuts or not, even spread across the bottom …

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Oh, How the (Tollhouse) Cookie Crumbles…

EVERYTHING YOU KNOW IS A LIE!!! Forgive us. That probably seems dramatic. But it’s how we feel after learning that… gasp!… the original, traditional, loved-by-generations Tollhouse Chocolate Chip Cookie is a FRAUD!!! We shared with you the heartwarming story of Ruth Wakefield, and how she attempted to make a chocolate version of her famous butter …

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Edible Cookie Dough!

Everyone loves cookies! Well-baked, fresh baked, no-bakes… and, if we’re going to be completely honest, UNbaked! Now as professional bakers, of course we pride ourselves on our well-baked, fresh baked cookies! (And we’re still suckers for a good batch of no-bakes.) But who doesn’t remember baking with mom or grandma and snitching bites of UNbaked …

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Decorating Tips for Your Best Cookies Yet!

The most important thing about any cookie is the taste. But c’mon! Who doesn’t prefer a pretty cookie? We’ve got some tips, via Fox 19 (with pictures from Pinterest), to help you create cookies like the professionals! Let’s Roll Believe it or not, how you roll out your cookies makes a big difference in the …

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You Don’t Have to Bake Like a Pro

In today’s world, we sometimes feel like we’re failing (or just slacking) if we don’t accomplish everything. Social media doesn’t help, when our peers rub their own successes in our face with every scroll. Most of us may pin that recipe on Pinterest, only to feel inferior when our friends or relatives post the finished …

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Better Baking Basics

We recently shared some Holiday Hints & Hacks, little tips and tricks to get you through your holiday baking with your sanity intact. Now we’ve compiled some better baking basics to help you fine tune! (Thanks to Wyoming News and Burlington Free Press!) Butter Basics “Softened butter” in a recipe means just that… softened. Ideally, …

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