How to Make Dough Less Sticky

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Dough can be tricky, especially when it comes to baking bread. There’s a science to the process, and it’s all too easy for things to go awry. However, just like in chemistry, there are ways to counteract certain challenges with dough.  Whether it’s pizza dough, bread dough, or cookie dough, one problem that’s often faced […]

Delicious Mother’s Day Desserts to Make With Your Mom

Some quality time plus a tasty treat is the recipe for a great Mother’s Day gift.

Mother’s Day is around the corner (Sunday, May 14th), which means it’s time to start considering how you’ll show mom some love this year.  What’s great about this holiday is that it’s extremely personal.  For some, flowers are the way to go. For others, it’s a nice meal out. Of course, you don’t have to […]

Fresh Spring Flavors to Brighten Your Day

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Spring decor is hitting the stores, bringing excitement for sunnier days ahead.  As the weather warms up and the flowers bloom, you might be asking yourself, “How can I get in the springtime mood?”  Aside from engaging in some spring cleaning or taking a refreshing walk outside, one of the best ways to get into […]

Easter Baking Ideas for a Hoppy Holiday

Celebrate spring with tasty treats even the Easter bunny will want a bite of.

In America, Easter afternoons are spent hunting around the yard for sweet surprises left by Peter Cottontail. Elsewhere, like Bermuda, Northwestern Europe, and France, the holiday is celebrated by flying a kite, lighting a bonfire, and making an omelet respectively.  But one thing many cultures have in common when it comes to Easter is celebrating […]

5 Couples Baking Ideas to Sweeten Date Night

Not sure what to bake for date night? Try these couples baking ideas.

Baked goods are often gifted as a sign of affection or appreciation to someone you love—in many cases, your partner.  A little gift here and there can bring you closer together, but so can something else… baking together!  As the saying goes, “Memories are made at the table.”  For all of time, food has brought […]

Flavor Trends to Look Out for in 2023

This year’s flavor trends feature tons of global inspiration.

2023 is finally here and with it, some new trends—not just in fashion and Pantone colors, but in flavors, too.  Just like trending fabrics, patterns, and colors, there are new flavor predictions in the culinary world each year.  Last year (2022), flavor trends centered around bright and intense flavors inspired by Latin American and Asian […]

Healthy Baking Recipes To Satisfy Your Lifestyle (and Your Sweet Tooth)

These healthy baking recipes use mindful ingredients so you can indulge without guilt.

“Healthy” isn’t often a word associated with baked goods. You might wonder, “Is it even possible to find healthy baking recipes in the first place?”  The short answer is yes!  Not all baked goods are made with pounds of sugar and loaded with carbs and butter.  There’s lots of room to get creative with baking, […]

Recipe Spotlight: We’re Loving Linzer Cookies

Make your own Linzer cookies at home with our hassle-free baking kit.

With Valentine’s day coming up, you could gift a standard box of chocolates and call it a day. Or, you could gift your special someone something made from the heart—like homemade cookies (bonus if they’re heart-shaped). One recipe we recommend? Linzer cookies.   What Are Linzer Cookies? Among sugar cookies and gingerbread, Linzer cookies are […]

9 Substitutes for Baking Tools in a Pinch

These baking tool substitutes can save your recipe in a pinch.

We’ve all been in the kitchen, excited about a new recipe, when we suddenly realize—we’re missing some of the tools called out in the recipe.  Then we’re faced with the dilemma of deciding if we ditch the recipe or run to the store to purchase the missing tools.  Fortunately, there are some solutions to these […]

Kitchen Safety For Kids: How to Make Baking Safe and Fun

Before getting into the joys of baking, be sure to establish kitchen safety for kids.

It’s heartwarming to see kids take an interest in baking—their eyes light up and a big grin graces their face.  Spending time together in the kitchen is also a great way to bond with kids while teaching them useful skills and encouraging creativity.  But with all the excitement comes a need for a few safety […]