Macarons vs Macaroons


These bite sized treats are commonly mixed up, at least in name—only one “o” differentiates their spellings. Visually, texturally, and tastewise, they couldn’t be more different! So, what’s the difference between a macaron and a macaroon, and why do they have such similar names? What is a Macaron? A macaron (pronounced mac-ar-ON; the last syllable […]

BāKIT Box Featured in Chicago Now


Just in time for Thanksgiving, BāKIT Box comes to the rescue   BāKIT Box is so honored to be featured on the Chicago Now blog, A Bite of Chicago! Read “How a Chicago startup founded by two minority women saved my Thanksgiving” here. The author, Carole Kuhrt Brewer, was tasked with the job of bringing […]

A Recipe for Sweet Success


Are you on the hunt to try your hand at something new in the kitchen?  Perhaps get a little creative, and tap into your sweet side? If so, baking is the ideal outlet. Nothing short of a sweet science, baking can prove to be both therapeutic and rewarding.  Baking can bring incredible joy, not only […]

Gift Giving Ideas

BāKIT Box Subscription

If you have a hard time thinking of gifts to give people — or have friends for whom gift-giving feels futile — you’ve come to the right place. We’ve curated a list of practical, thoughtful gifts that your friends and family will treasure for years to come. Subscription boxes are the star of this list, […]